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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.

Brainerd Writers Alliance is Rebranding!

…And we need you! OFFICIAL 2019 LOGO SUBMISSION REQUEST Hello Brainerd Writers! As discussed in the agenda email this week, we’re going to be rebranding the BWA in 2019! We want this to be a group endeavor, so we’re asking any and … Continue reading

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Winners of the 2018 Brainerd Writers Alliance Writing Contest

Winners of the 2018 Writing Contest include: Fiction Winners Judged by Erin Hart of Minneapolis, MN “Coopersville Rising” by Becky Flansburg of Baxter, MN “Not a Quitter” by Marilyn Bos of North Mankato, MN Honorable Mention: “At the Core” by … Continue reading

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Annual Writers Conference featuring Erin Hart, Oct. 27.

September 30, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: brainerdwriters@gmail.com   Brainerd Writers Alliance Writers Conference and Book Fair   Brainerd, MN — Brainerd Writers Alliance will host its annual writers conference and book fair on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 from 9:30 … Continue reading

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Welcome to September 1 in Minnesota.

Yes, autumn is pushing summer aside. With fall comes the end to the Brainerd Writers Alliance annual writing contest. Thank you to all who submitted and good luck! Our September meeting will be a planning session for 2019. We’ll talk … Continue reading

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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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