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Save the Date!

by Darlyn Kuhn on October 1, 2014

Please save the date on your calendar for the evening of Saturday, March 28, 2015.  That’s when we’ll celebrate the launch of my debut novel, Sewing Holes, at the Kerouac House in Orlando.  Details to follow.  It won’t be any fun without you!


Darlyn Finch Kuhn


“Don’t make me come get you!”

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Publisher to Speak at Maitland Writers Group

by Darlyn Kuhn on October 1, 2014

Joan Leggitt, Founder of Twisted Road Publications, will speak to the Maitland Writers Group at 6:30 p.m on Thursday, October 9th at the Maitland Public Library.  Leggitt will discuss the details that make your submission publication-ready. Hope to see you there!


Joan Leggitt

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Jennie Jarvis Speaks at FWA Orlando meeting

by Darlyn Kuhn on September 30, 2014

FWA Orlando Meeting – Wednesday, Oct., 1 at 6:30 p.m.

Get The Most Out Of Any Writer’s Conference

Join us Wednesday, October 1st at 6:30 p.m. when former screenwriter turned literary writer and FWA Faculty Chairperson, Jennie Jarvis, shows you how to make the most of your writer’s conference experience, before, during, and after. You will learn how to prepare a plan to use your time to best effect, how to network, and how to follow-up after the conference. The meeting is free and open to the public. Contact Rik at:


Jennie Jarvis worked in the film and television industry around the world. She served as a script analyst, producing coverage for producers, investors, actors and writers. She has operated as a freelance script consultant for over fifteen years working with clients worldwide, and she wrote and directed a number of short narrative and documentary films. Major credits include The Matrix: Revolutions, Accepted, American Idol, and more.

As a published writer, she co-owns and has won awards for her screenplays, essays, poetry and short fiction and appeared in Writer’s Digest Magazine and The Florida Writer. She is the Faculty Chairperson for the Florida Writer’s Association Annual Conference, and she teaches writing at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida.

She is represented by Saritza Hernandez of The Corvisiero Literary Agency. Her recently released textbook, Crafting the Character Arc: A Practical Guide to Character Creation and Development is published by Beating Windward Press.

Jennie Jarvis

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Functionally Literate: A Literary Function

by Darlyn Kuhn on September 30, 2014

southern reach trilogy

Functionally Literate is Burrow Press’ quarterly-ish reading series that aims to connect, entertain, and possibly intoxicate, Orlando’s community of writers, bookworms, lit nerds, and the intellectually curious. Each Function pairs the best writers in Central Florida with visiting writers from all over the world.

NY Times Bestselling Author of the Southern Reach Trilogy, Jeff Vandermeer will be presenting, along with local author Usman T. Malik.

The event is Saturday, Nov. 15 at Lowndes Shakespeare Center at 812 E. Rollins St. at 7 p.m. and is free!

Find the link to their site here.

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