Tri-Valley Witers Member News
Paula Chinick was a finalist in Writer Advice’s 2nd Scintillating Starts Contest, for the first chapter of her novel Red Asscher~Living in Fear due for release February 2014. Paula’s winning submission will be available on the Winter edition (Jan-Mar) of Writer Advice.
Liz Hendrix had a heartwarming story appear in the November 14, 2013 issue of The Independent and the November 28, 2013 issue of the Contra Costa Times. Liz recently published a children’s story, “Angel and Evie: Catching a Unicorn.”
Help Keep the Written Word
Join us on January 18, 2014 as we celebrate Voices of the Valley: Encore, the second anthology of the Tri-Valley Writers. Sample the joys and sorrows, the inevitable highs and lows, the truths and deceptions in the indelible scenes of life. Share in the readings as we journey through the stories and poetry crafted by the members of Tri-Valley Writers.
Jason Hovey, vice president of business development for Booktrack, will be our February 15 speaker. Jason’s presentation will be the Booktrack content and distribution platform that turns reading into an immersive movie-like experience. Booktrack’s patented technology lets anyone add a synchronized movie-style soundtrack to an e-book or other digital text content, while pacing the audio to each individual’s reading speed.
“Booktrack is a new technology that provides additional depth to your stories, and promises to transform reading the way sound transformed silent film.” You can read more about it at the Booktrack website at http://www.booktrack.com/