Published Authors Forum: Get to Know Vanessa Foster

This is the third in a series of posts by participating writers in Greater Fort Worth Writer’s Published Authors Forum, on Sunday, March 13. Today’s entry is Vanessa Foster, Secretary of GFW Writers. Vanessa has published a memoir about “her days running from the FBI”, More than Everything, and is currently working on a YA novel. The following is a … [Read more…]

Published Authors Forum: Get to Know Chris Crawford

This is the first in a series of posts by participating writers in Greater Fort Worth Writer’s Published Authors Forum, on Sunday, March 13. Today’s entry is from Chris Crawford, President of GFWWriters. His debut novel, The Tuning Station, was released in 2014. This essay was written in second grade (punctuation and spelling corrected). The Night … [Read more…]

2016 Published Authors Forum

Looking for inspiration to finally sit down write that novel, currently unpublished, or have writer’s block and need some motivation? You’re cordially invited to visit the Greater Fort Worth Writers Group on Sunday, March 13th from 2-4 for a special meeting, featuring many of our published authors. Each will take a few minutes to talk about … [Read more…]

Meet your 2015 GFWW Board

The election results are in! Your 2015 GFWW board is: President – Chris Crawford Chris grew up with two loves; computers and writing fiction. When it came time to choose a career, he went with the former and has had a long, successful career as a software developer. But the stories continued to burn inside … [Read more…]

Intuition and the Creative Process

My day job is in the IT department at The Container Store. From the first day, they immerse you into their foundation principles – the guiding criteria by which the company determines how they do business and relate to their employees, vendors and customers. While all the principles are worth study, I want to focus on one in particular … [Read more…]

Red, Part 9

The penultimate episode, brought to you by Christine Brodersen…   *************************   “What is that?,” Ezra asked still clinging to the girl’s shoulders for safety.  The sound of crunching leaves and snapping twigs had been replaced by a rumble longer than any cold front produced.  They both felt the earth shake underneath them. “It’s a … [Read more…]

Red, Part 8

Aaron Kurz brings us the antipenultimate chapter in our story. Scot C Morgan next!   **********************   Billy’s eyes opened wide, he thrust his pelvis in the air and jerked his head against a pillow.  He screamed in a high pitch wail, “Reeeeeeeeeeeeeed! Re-reeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeed!  Red everywhere!  Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!  Reeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeed!” Steps pounded against the wood floor outside.  … [Read more…]

Red, Part 7

Bethany Spotts adds the next chapter to the story!   ****************   “They are brothers,” Malik said turning to the child at his side. Abena stared out the kitchen window, her blue eyes focused on the line of clothes flapping in the wind. So like her mother, Malik thought. Like Tessia, Abena had a sprinter’s … [Read more…]