Authors Collective/ Writer’s Group updates
The Authors Collective has been meeting at the Chanhassen Branch of the Carver County Library System monthly since November of 2102. Meetings are held from 1:00 to 3:30 PM on the fourth Saturday of the month with time to socialize afterward until 4:00PM as needed. Meetings address issues relevant to authors such as: editing, publishing, submissions, and the like.
Authors Collective Mission Statement and Statement of Values:
Mission: A Community of Authors collaborating to mutually enhance and nurture writing that is stimulating, creative, and informative
Values: As professionals with a common aim of developing skills around authoring quality work we value:
- Utilizing our shared skills to mutually grow
- Building our skill base (together)
- Presenting our work to the public locally
- Sharing our work with the world
January 25th, 2014 Setting the Scene: there will be a presentation about setting the scene by an established local novelist. There will be time set aside to discuss the use of social media.
February 22, 2014 Developing Creativity/ the Creative Process: presented by a published local poet.