This upcoming Tuesday I’m presenting to the SOAR group:
North Country Authors [F-11-43]
|Presenter:||Jim Barry, Amanda Von Hoffman Jones, Diane Crump, Roger Watters, Guy Calandra|
|Classes:||4 Sessions 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Tue 2:00 PM 10/04, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25|
This course offers participants a potpourri of local writing talent. Each week one of the authors will speak about her/his literary work(s). Some of the topics that may be addressed: author’s writing background, the writing process, publishing and marketing, the book’s purpose/content, selected passages for reading aloud, writing activities for the class.
Coordinator Jim Barry is himself a writer, along with being a frequent SOAR presenter, board member and co-chair of the Curriculum Committee.
The authors are (in this order):
Amanda Von Hoffman Jones, Behind Green Glass, a young adult fantasy novel
Diane Crump, Memories of a North Country Grandma, a poetry book for children
Roger Watters, From the Avenues of the Mind and Toothpick Forests, poetry and short story books
Guy Calandra, The Inside Word: An Inside look at the Family of God, a book melding together the author’s science and religious backgrounds