Writers' Corner

Upcoming Events

Registration Required
Tuesday
July
23
6:30​pm
(Albertson Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Author and freelance editor Alli Martin will teach the basics of writing Steampunk, a sub-genre of science fiction with a focus on steam-powered devices and Victorian-like settings.
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Thursday
July
25
6:30​pm
(Albertson Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Learn how to analyze your work and prioritize issues by breaking down tasks for revision rounds from editor Racquel Henry and Arielle Haughee, author of The Complete Revision Workbook for Writers.
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No Registration Required
Tuesday
July
30
4:00​pm
(Southeast - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Meet other tweens who like to write.  Bring your creative caps to start writing and making your very own comic or short story.
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Tuesday
July
30
7:00​pm
(Chickasaw - Combined Meeting Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
A huge industry has arisen to prey on writers who are unsure of how the publishing industry operates. Author Sarah Nicolas will explain how publishing scams work and how writers can avoid them.
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Tuesday
August
6
7:00​pm
(Alafaya - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Learn how to write and publish a book from author and publisher LE Perez. 8/6: Story from A to Z 8/13: Revision and Editing 8/20: First 3 Pages 8/27: Choose a Publishing Path
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No Registration Required
Saturday
August
10
10:15​am
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Winner of the Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature, Katy Yocom reads from her debut novel, Three Ways to Disappear. She holds an MFA in Writing from Spalding University where she teaches.
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No Registration Required
Saturday
August
10
11:00​am
(Herndon - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
ShaKera Akins kicks off Herndon's Mini Book Fair. Discover the inspiration behind her book, “The Little Brown Girl Experience." ShaKera will also be reading from her new book.
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Saturday
August
10
12:30​pm
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Learn the process of how to have your book included in the library's ebook collection, ePulp. Collection Development staff will answer questions and help your book find an audience with customers.
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Saturday
August
10
2:00​pm
(Herndon - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
In this talk, Writer, Editor, and Writer’s Atelier Founder, Racquel Henry will discuss some of the organizations and resources that make up Orlando’s rich literary landscape.
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Registration Required
Sunday
August
11
4:00​pm
(Magnolia Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique.
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