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Brainerd Writers Alliance is a writers group in Brainerd, Minnesota that offers support, encouragement and critique to members and visitors to their monthly meetings.

Great writers writing in Minnesota

In the three years that I’ve been involved with Brainerd Writers Alliance while learning the how-tos of writing a novel, I’ve been stunned at the level of great talent I’ve found in Minnesota.  Talented writers abound. Maybe it’s the isolation of winter … Continue reading

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Deadline for contest submissions is extended to August 31, 2018.

August 12, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Maggie Fuller Email: brainerdwriters@gmail.com  Deadline extended to submit to Brainerd Writers Alliance annual writing contest for Minnesota Writers Brainerd Writers Alliance is seeking submissions from literary authors across the state of Minnesota in … Continue reading

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Writing Fiction

Not that I’m doing that this week. I’m imaging myself writing fiction but instead, I’m promoting the Brainerd Writers Alliance MN writers contest and the writers’ conference. We still need submissions and we still need registrations to make this thing … Continue reading

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But first you have to know how to write a scene.

Then you can write the book, then you can follow these steps to write the summary. How to Write a Novel Synopsis

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Northwoods Art and Book Festival

Join our member authors and many more with artists and music and food on August 11, 2018, Hackensack, MN   Northwoods-Poster

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Brainerd Writers Alliance Annual Conference and Book Fair

 Saturday, October 27, 2018 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This year you can register online for tickets. Your registration includes a buffet lunch, coffee break beverages, and snacks. (Menu is to be announced.) Tickets are on sale June 1, 2018. Seating is … Continue reading

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Our annual writing competition is open for submissions!

You can submit your work at https://brainerdwriters.com/2018-writing-contest/. Please follow guidelines carefully. Our judges will be announced soon. Don’t forget to register for our annual conference with guest speaker, Erin Hart. https://brainerdwriters.com/writing-contest-and-book-fair/  

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May 2018 Brainerd Writers Alliance News and Meeting Agenda

2018 WRITERS CONFERENCE & BOOK FAIR Oct. 27, 2018 9:30 to 3:30 p.m., Location to be announced Ticket sales open June 1 2018 Conference Speaker| Minnesota Book Award finalist Erin Hart Author of Haunted Ground, Lake of Sorrows, False Mermaid, The … Continue reading

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April 18 meeting minutes

For our April 14 meeting, we met in the large conference room of the Brainerd Public Library. Next month we’ll meet in the small conference room. Be prepared for a packed house. Moderator: Maggie Teaching Moment or Writing Exercise. Writing Your Artist … Continue reading

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April 14, 2018 BWA Meeting Agenda

We will meet in the large conference room of the Brainerd Public Library. We have the room from 10.00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Another group has the room at 12:30. Moderator: Maggie Teaching Moment or Writing Exercise. Writing Your Artist … Continue reading

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