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Writers Resource Center plans critique workshop

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From page A4 | February 06, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — Members of the Writers Resource Center plan another critique workshop for writers who want constructive feedback.

Those who attend should bring two pages of their manuscript for a one-on-one review. Participants will also have the opportunity to sign up for new daily writing classes that will start in March.

The Writers Resource Center is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 2003. The group, which is based in Fairfield, has members located throughout the Bay Area and the nation.

It offers resources for both the aspiring and accomplished writer, including workshops and summer classes, presentations at local, regional and national conferences and information on how to find an agent or publisher.

The critique begins at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Writers Resource Center, 1652 W. Texas St., Suite 247. For more information, call 877-629-7369. For information on the Writers Resource Center, visit www.writersresourcecenter.org.

Reach Amy Maginnis-Honey at 427-6957 or amaginnis@dailyrepublic.net. Follow her on Twitter at www.twitter.com/amaginnisdr.

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Amy Maginnis-Honey joined the staff of the Daily Republic in 1980. She’ll tell you she was only 3 at the time. Over the past three decades she’s done a variety of jobs in the newsroom. Today, she covers arts and entertainment and writes for the Living and news pages.
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