President:                               Brooke Fossey

First Vice President:                John Bartell

Second V.P.:                           Candice Watson

Treasurer:                               Karen Ferrell

Secretary:                               Leslie Lutz

Director of Special Projects:   Stacy Kuhnz

Director of Communications: Katie Bernet

Conference Chair: Steve Manning

Officer(s) absent:  0


Time meeting called to order:  7:00 ish


Visitors: 3

New Members: 0


Submissions: 2

Rejections: 3



Greg Jansen’s work was accepted into an anthology.




  • Jerry Gladstone announced there is a TV Series on PBS about Vietnam and suggests members watch it if they’re interested in writing about Vietnam. He also mentioned there are many vets in the group to consult as well.


  • The second episode of the online series “Rowdy and Friends” will be posted on Monday – appearances by Russell and Alex.


  • Stacey Kuhnz – October 14 is a big day. We have members participating in the Indie Author’s Book Fest, and Fort Worth is putting on a BookFest. The DFW Writer’s Bloc is taking a field trip together to visit Fort Worth’s BookFest, and we encourage members to attend either the Indie event at the Dallas downtown public library, or the FW BookFest at the TCC Trinity River Campus.


Conference News:    

  • none


Time adjourned:  7:20ish p.m.

Total attendance: 47





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