Why You Should Join the Guild

This is your next step after becoming a published author or journalist—joining the state-wide organization of professional authors and journalists. Probably most of our members join one of our chapters first—open to anyone who has an interest in writing—and learn,...
Member Benefits

Member Benefits

Curated list of resources for writers Opportunities to sell your books, both online and in person at events Membership to a discount site for hotels, office supplies, restaurants, etc. Promote your events and books on social media and our website Members only writing...
Creating Tension with a Ticking Clock

Creating Tension with a Ticking Clock

How can you tell when a clock is really tense? When it’s all wound up. Creating tension by using some form of a limit is one of the easiest methods to ratchet up the tension in any manuscript, from novel to play to movie script. When many newer authors first...