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  • The Bizarre Bazaar

    November 30, 2017 | Admin
    The Bizarre Bazaar

    By Alison Hill, the-eye.wales and Ms.Horror.com   At TAF we talk about writing, we listen to talks by writing experts, and we advise each other on writing. And folks here do all types of writing – nonfiction writing, fiction writing, short writing, long writing, article writing, copywriting … we’re as versatile as Bubba Gump’s shrimp. But once in a while we lay down our mighty pens (or electronic devices) and do something completely different, like [...]

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    TAF Barbeque A Seasonal Hit

    By Janice Leagra, janiceleagra.com and voxlaurus.com In October, Don and Nan Vaughan hosted a TAF barbecue at their Raleigh home. This event replaced the annual Christmas party this year, allowing for a less hectic holiday schedule for all. It was a fun-filled afternoon for TAF members and their families, with beautiful weather and a lovely breeze under the shade of the mighty oaks in the Vaughans' front yard. I was excited to attend and meet fellow TAF members' [...]

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    Clay and Susan Griffith at Supercon

    By Kristy Stevenson, kristystevenson.com Did anyone get a chance to catch friends of TAF Clay and Susan Griffith, authors of the Vampire Empire series and other books, at Raleigh Supercon this weekend? They presented a wonderful session on Writing in Collaboration. The popular writing duo are frequent guests at Write Now, and have presented at our monthly meetings as well.

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    Sending It Out

    October 18, 2010 | Admin
    Sending It Out

    By Megan Cutter, cuttersword.com The past two months, Barton and I have been sending out proposals - a major one each week. We have dedicated Fridays as our day, and while we may schedule one or two meetings, carving out time has been essential to work on some of the larger projects together. These proposals have been everything from contract proposals, grant applications, a book proposal and scholarships. What I have found over the last two months is a transformative shift. I have found [...]

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