1. Loyalhanna Review submission deadline. (Reading period
is February 1-May 1.) Check
LVWonline.org for guidelines.
13. LVW presents the all-day Laurel Highlands Paranormal
Conference and Horror Writing Fest at the the Scottdale Volunteer
Fire Department Hall. LVW presents the all-day Laurel Highlands
Paranormal Conference and Horror Writing Fest. Speakers include Stan
Gordon, Ed Kelemen, and Stephanie M. Wytovich.
10, 9:30-1:30 p.m.: LVW partners with the Westmoreland Museum of
American Art to present a workshop on writing inspired by art at.
22. Loyalhanna Review publication party. Details TBA. Ligonier Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art (SAMA). Garden and art
tours, wine, hors d’oeuvres, readings, and camaraderie.
15. Deadline for submissions to Flash Fiction Contest. Cash
prizes and readings of the winning entries. The topic this year is
haunted objects. Check the LVW website for guidelines.
10, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Annual Ligonier Valley Writers potluck picnic.
St. Michael’s Church, Rector. Attendees are invited to read from
their work in progress.
date TBA: Workshop on writing a credo (an Edward R. Murrow-style
"What I believe"), taught by Jim Busch. Details TBA.
Readings of the winning Flash Fiction stories at local venues. Details TBA.
3, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Annual LVW Christmas Party. St.
Michael’s Church, Rector.