Donna Volkenannt: Elected as Board Member of Ozark Writers, Inc. (OWI); 1st place for Short story at All Write Now! Conference; Personal essay published in KC Voices; Short story published in Mysteries of the Ozarks, Volume V; Co-editor of Mysteries of the Ozarks, Volume V.
Alice Muschany: Essay accepted for Chicken Soup for the Soul – Premonitions & Dreams.
Marcia Gaye: Judge for poetry for Arts Rolla, Sponsor and judge for Fractured Fairy Tales for OCW conference.
Pat Wahler: Three placements at AWN Conference: 2nd in Short Story, 2nd in Flash Fiction, 3rd in Essay. Published for the 14th time in Chicken Soup books for essay in The Cat Really Did That?
Jane Hamilton: Placed at AWN Conference: 3rd in essay and an HM.
Sarah Angleton: Held numerous signings for Launching Sheep & Other Stories from the Intersection of History & Nonsense. Spoke at library programs in Illinois. Had 1000+ readers sign up for an online giveaway.
Toni Gallia: Wrote series of educational help aids for teachers.
Doug Osgood: Placed as the 9th best liar in the Missouri Liar’s storytelling competition live performance.
JJ (Jack) Zerr: will release Guerilla Bride in the fall of 2017. His short story collection War Stories is on sale now.
Attending OCW in October: Marcia, Jane, Doug, Les Thompson.
Attending Show Me Masterclass Writers conference in October: Pat, Marcia, and others.
Selling books at SCCC library Local Authors in October: Doyle Suit, Donna, Pat, Sarah, Jack, Alice.
Selling books at Good Reads in the Garden; Doyle, Sarah.
We are so proud of this chapter and all their accomplishments. Please see the CHAPTERS section of this website, if you are interested in joining a chapter of the Missouri Writers Guild.