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Writers Group Christmas Party

Share0 Shares  Each Christmas, it is a great joy for me to host our Christmas meeting of the writers group. In addition to our usual joyful time, we have Christmas music. A good time was had by all (yes, writers, … Continue reading

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Remembering Martha – Nashville Writers Alliance

Share0 SharesLast night, we raised a glass to Martha. Martha Whitmore Hickman was one of the founders of our writers group and a member for about 25 years. That’s a lot of Tuesday nights! Hundreds! The comments posted on Facebook … Continue reading

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Writers Group Celebrates!

Share0 SharesAt our weekly meeting we had several reasons to celebrate! Mary has submitted the final manuscript to her publisher. Phyllis has good news about her mystery; it has been recommended for publication (not a book deal but close). Rita … Continue reading

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Nashville’s Emerging Leaders

Share0 SharesThe Nashville Chamber of Commerce announced its Emerging Leaders Awards last week, and I had a particular interest in Dominique Gobbell Arrieta, who won in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction category.

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Oldest Reader

Share0 SharesMr. Jay Morris has to be our oldest reader! He was at the Maury County Library Saturday (which, by the way, was a fantastic event). He and daughter Bettie, who has not aged a bit since our cheerleader days, came … Continue reading

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Doug on Bob Mueller show

Share0 SharesDoug Jones was interviewed on This Week with Bob Mueller for the TV show that will air this weekend, 6:00 Saturday night (also 9:00 Sunday morning) on Channel 2, WKRN. Bob Mueller interviews Nashville’s movers and shakers (Do you … Continue reading

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Writers Group Celebrates Halloween

Share0 SharesEvery year our writers group celebrates Halloween in a big way.  This year was the best! We all wrote and read Halloween stories, and we all came in costume. Farmer Jones took photos and wanted them posted, but, of … Continue reading

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Poetry for Valentine’s Day

Share0 SharesGina Raye Felts, who just happens to have been in my creative writing class last semester, has a poem published in this month’s Nashville Arts Magazine.  Her beautiful poem, “Lyric,” is just in time for Valentine’s Day.

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Freedom of Expression

Share0 SharesNashville artist Jorge Arrieta has his work in this art show in New York City. The exhibition, “Visual Voices: Freedom of Expression,” is sponsored by Fordham University.  In Jorge’s words, there are “some freakin incredible artists” in the show.  Way to go, Jorge!

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Manifest Hope Art Show

Share0 SharesMANIFEST HOPE: DC gathers together a diverse array of the nation’s most talented visual artists under one roof to mark the Presidential Inauguration and encourages artists and activists to maintain the momentum to bring about true change in the … Continue reading

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