North Country Author Talk

This upcoming Tuesday I’m presenting to the SOAR group:

North Country Authors [F-11-43]

Presenter: Jim BarryAmanda Von Hoffman JonesDiane CrumpRoger WattersGuy Calandra
Location: Partridge Knoll
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 JonesBehind Green Glass, a young adult fantasy novel

Diane CrumpMemories 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 CalandraThe Inside Word: An Inside look at the Family of God, a book melding together the author’s science and religious backgrounds



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