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Christmas Brunch

  • What: Food, entertainment, and prizes
  • When: 10–11:30AM on Saturday, December 3
  • Who: All members are invited!
  • Where: Parks Administration Building’s Community Room, 1101 North College St. in Georgetown.
  • Why: To visit with fellow writers, eat some good food, and enjoy a special magic show by internationally acclaimed member magician KENT CUMMINS.
  • How: In person
  • Cost: FREE! But you must register by Thursday, November 10 by emailing your RSVP to sgwlcontact@gmail.com.

Mark your calendar now!

Special Seminal Featuring Literary Agent
CYNTHIA RUCHTI

“What An Agent Does”

Saturday, March 11, 2023
10:00 a.m. – Noon

SGWL Member Fee – $15.00
Non-member Fee – $25.00

Join Cynthia Ruchti on Zoom to find out exactly what an agent can do for you.
She will also cover queries and pitches in this information-packed two hours.
Continue to check this page for more details, including registration information.



Past Contest Winners

Click each link below to read the winning entries

Spring 2022 Writing Contest Winners

1st Place – D. A. Featherling for “Flames Rising

2nd Place – K. F. Stubert for “Telling Time

3rd Place – Tie:

Caryn Cross-Hawk for “Hurricane David Is No Match for Us

Marjorie Anderson for “The Missing Suitcase

Honorable Mention – Martin Shelton for “The Bluff

January 2022 Writing Contest Winners

1st Place – Kris Thompson for “Gone

2nd Place – D. A. Featherling for “Cactus Kid to the Rescue

3rd Place – Linda Sagley for “The Island Bird

Honorable Mention – Tie:

Sidney W. Frost for “Taking Time to Say Goodbye

K. F. Stubert for “Blink, Blink