November 9, 2017

On Tuesday, November 7, writer and editor Amy Ratcliffe, a two-time winner of the Sarasota Fiction Writers Annual Short Story Contest, offered an excellent presentation of her top tips for learning how to write better without writing. Such steps included the exhortatio...

October 25, 2017

Editor and former Sarasota Fiction Writers member Amy Ratcliffe will speak at the Nov. 7 meeting of the Sarasota Fiction Writers at Selby Library at 6 p.m.

She will present “7 Ways to Become a Better Writer That Don’t Involve Writing.” It’s a well-known fact t...

July 15, 2017

At the July 11 Sarasota Fiction Writers meeting, five of our members presented some of the highlights of Strunk & White’s famous guidebook The Elements of Style.

The meeting kicked off with a round table discussion of “hopefully” and its common, inappropriate usage in t...

June 8, 2017

At the June 6 Sarasota Fiction Writers meeting, author Jaimie Engle shared her experiences and knowledge concerning self-publication and, in particular, marketing. Jaimie travels around Florida to schools, writing conventions, and comic cons selling and discussing her...

November 3, 2016

On November 1, children's author Dianne Ochiltree shared several of her writing tips with the Sarasota Fiction Writers group.

Dianne is a nationally recognized author of books for the very young. Her books have appeared on numerous recommended reading lists, classroom d...

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Author and illustrator Janny Wurts will talk about Bust the Five Lies That Block Your Creativity Feb. 4 at Selby Library, Sarasota. The meeting begins...

Janny Wurts Presenting on How to Bust 5 Lies that Block Creativity

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