Sierra Writers kicks off the year with some exciting opportunities. New this fall are a poetry critique group, a marketing support group and possibly a script writers group and a children’s literature group. Small groups are only open to members, so don’t forget to pay you dues.

Click on the link to read the September newsletter, Sept2011news

Our next meeting will be very exciting, so hope to see you there.

Diane Covington ~ Passion Sells Stories; Secrets to Selling to Magazines

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 6:30PM

Madelyn Helling Library Community Room

980 Helling Way, Nevada City

Free and open to the public. Please join us for an exciting evening.

Diane Covington has traveled to far corners of the globe and then written about it for print, the web and radio. She’ll be discussing how to successfully sell to magazines and also some secrets of becoming a travel writer. Her story, ‘Finding Gilbert’ which appeared in Reader’s Digest in June 2009, was included in the anthology ‘Best Women’s Travel Writing 2011’ which is available from Amazon.

Award winning writer and photographer Diane Covington lives in Nevada City when she is not exploring the globe for new adventures. Covington teaches creative writing at her organic apple farm and is currently writing a memoir.