Enid Writers Club and Enid Arts and Humanities Council Present a Summer Writing Workshop

    Author and writing instructor Nikki Hanna will speak at the Enid Public Library on July 27, 2019 from 1:00 to 4:30.  This event is free to the public through the Enid Writers Club by way of a grant from the Enid Arts and Humanities Council. Nikki’s subjects for this workshop are “Write with Voice, Style and Humor” and “Capture Life Through Memoir— Writing the Hard Stuff.” Nikki is from Tulsa and is dedicated to championing both novice and seasoned writers. We will meet in the Great Plains room and refreshments will be provided. Join us for an informative afternoon of writing tips with like minds.

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Summer Break!

The Enid Writers Club is taking a summer break.  We will resume meetings on September 5, 2019 6:30 at NWOSU Conference room.  We meet the first Thursday of each month September through May.  We’d love to see you!

Enid Writers Club Holds Annual Writing Contest

The Enid Writers Club held their annual writing contest and here are the results.

EWC 2019 CONTEST ENTRIES/WINNERS

18 Entries from 7 members

 CATEGORY 1, Short Story

             Bobbie Mardis                        Jake and Jenny 

CATEGORY 2, Essay or Memoir 

            Paula Benge                            What is Intimacy?

            Karla Sullivan                          The Pink Kitchen

            Martha Draper                        Strings Attached

CATEGORY 3, Flash Fiction       

            Peggy Chambers                     What’s That Smell?

            Bobbie Mardis                        The Kiss

            Martha Draper                        Thanks, Kokopelli 

CATEGORY 4, Poetry, Rhymed or Unrhymed 

            Karla Sullivan                          5th Floor

            Karen Evans                            Angels Fly

            Martha Draper                        Please, Fall

            Shelley Culver (Crabtree)       Mouse Doom 

CATEGORY 5, Humor 

            Martha Draper                        Homeless Typewriter

            Karla Sullivan                          One That Got Away

            Paula Benge                            How I Got Saddle Sores

            Peggy Chambers                     I Was Okay Until They Burned the Popcorn 

CATEGORY 6, Juvenile Short Story 

            Martha Draper                        Saved By a Trio of Toys

            Paula Benge                            Mighty Millie

            Bobbie Mardis                        The Purple Haired Man

The club will take a break for the summer and resume meetings on the first Thursday of September at NWOSU.

April Meeting of Enid Writers Club

The monthly meeting of the Enid Writers Club will be held on Thursday April 4, 2019, 6:30 pm, the Conference Room at NWOSU, Randolph and 30th street.  The Enid Writers Club is open to all who aspire to improve their writing and join with like minds.  All skill levels and age groups are welcome.  This month’s program will be to read the completed piece that you have been working on all year. If you completed a novel, just read the synopsis. We will turn in our manuscript/synopsis, by email, to be placed in the annual year book. We will also be voting on next year’s officers and discussing the upcoming May banquet. April is poetry month.  Bring an original poem, if you have one, and read it to the group. Join us!