You are invited to an Opening Art Exhibition GWENDOLYN REASONER: WHERE DID THE DAY GO? Friday, November 6, 2015 5:30 – 8 pm Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center Lake Charles, LA - First Floor Gallery. On exhibit: 46 original works of art from the Award Winning Book, Where Did the Day Go? Original […]
Congrats to member Mark Wayne Allen! His poem got 1st place at the Beauregard Parish Fair last weekend!
The Bayou Writers Group is proud to announce the release of its second anthology, Slice. An anthology release and reading event will be held on Friday, October 23, 2015 at Gallery by the Lake located at 106 W. Pryce (formerly Lawrence St.) Lake Charles, LA. 70601 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Paperback copies of […]Comments Off Continue Reading...
Congrats to Board Member Sherry Perkins! She has a piece on Southern Writers Magazine’s blog today. Check it out! http://www.southernwritersmagazine.blogspot.com/2015/10/why-submit.html
BIG NEWS! Did you see yesterday’s Lake Charles American Press? Two of our board members were featured! *Beverly Martin’s letter to the editor and haiku in honor of fallen heroes was an accomplishment. Newspapers usually shun poetry, but the message was worthy. *Sherry Perkins starred in a feature story and glamour photo regarding her award […]
A BIG CONGRATS to member Sherry Perkins for receiving the UCLA Extension’s Writers’ Program 2015-16 Scholarship!!! Check it out! http://writers.uclaextension.edu/2015/09/07/announcing-our-2015-16-scholarship-recipients/
Congrats to Member Cory Conner for receiving the Sabine Pass Lighthouse stamp! Cory Conner, writer for the “The Voice of Southwest Louisiana,” displays his U.S. Lighthouse Society passport book with the Sabine Pass Lighthouse stamp that he received at the Johnson Bayou Branch of the Cameron Parish Library. The Johnson Bayou Branch is an official […]
How can I get published? It’s a question we writers ask often because no matter how altruistic a writer is, we all get excited to see our words in print or on screen. At the July BWG meeting I was reminded of the most important aspect of publishing. At the meeting members read samples of […]
The Cameron Parish Pilot, Cameron, LA June 11, 2015 Vol. 58–No. 36. Reasoner is winner of two national book awards “Where Did the Day Go?” by Gwendolyn Reasoner, a Cameron Parish resident and author, was named the Gold Winner in the Religious Non-Fiction category of the 2015 National Next Generation Indie Book Awards. Catherine Goulet, […]
Check out this new member blog! http://lindaheberttodd.com/
Elections will be held at the December 2015 Meeting for 2016 Board Members.
President - Cliff Seiber
Vice President - Sylvia Ney
Treasurer - Beth Savoie
Secretary - Terri Crochet
Historian - Merrilyn Williams
Publicist - Cory Conner
Membership - Michele Abshire
Member-at-Large - Linda Todd
Editor of Gator Talk Newsletter - Mark Wayne Allen
Web Master - Tara Wainwright
Conference Chair - Sherry Perkins
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