Erin Lee Golden — Show, Don’t Tell

Show, Don’t Tell - Erin Lee Golden

Dallas Area Writers Group

So much LOVE is in the air!

Why aren't you in love with the experience of reading your own stories?

Erin Lee Golden will give you her golden rules for using the “Show, Don’t Tell” technique guaranteed to make readers fall in love with your stories. You will learn how to use this method to allow the reader to experience your stories through actions, words, thoughts, senses, and feelings.

Erin is a former high school English and creative writing teacher who currently teaches classes for Texas Christian University’s Extended Education department. She has been a Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators member since 2000 and routinely takes craft classes at The Writing Barn in Austin, TX, where she is also a Writing Barn fellow who works on The Porchlight podcast. Erin’s middle grade novel, WOLF RUNNING, was a finalist in the 2017 Writers’ League of Texas manuscript contest. Her publication credits include Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s CURIOUS GEORGE ADVENTURES IN LEARNING: GRADE K and the following with Chronicle Books: LET’S DANCE WITH JULIUS AND FRIENDS; BIG, BIGGER, AND BIGGEST TRUCKS AND DIGGERS; and four titles in the SCRATCHERS activity book series.

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Join us for refreshments and a great discussion on how to use “Show, Don’t Tell” to fall in love with our stories all over again and how to make readers fall in love with them, too!



February 12, 2019 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zula B. Wylie Library
225 Cedar St
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
United States
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Tamara Warner

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