Congratulations and welcome to our newly elected officers for
2016: Yvonne Erwin, president; Candy Simonson, vice president;
Jeanne Sevart, secretary; John Cawlfield, treasurer; and Michael
Humphrey, director at large. When you see them, wish them the
best of successes.
Prose Contest are on the Contests Page. Congratulation and
members had 87 submissions, an increase of 36% over last year. Some members
had never entered an online contest. Entries came from Arkansas, California,
Florida, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Missouri (77), North Carolina,
Nebraska, Ohio, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Virginia, Tennessee, Texas,
Washington, Australia, and Quebec. A woman from Virginia sent eleven entries. We
gained two members, one from Tennessee and one from Ohio.
Our last meeting of the year was November 28. Happy thanksgiving, merry
Christmas, and have a great new year!
|Write like nobody will ever read it.
Edit like the whole world will.
Sharon Melton Lippincott
|Springfield Writers' Guild
A Chapter of Missouri Writers' Guild