George Memorial Library hosts workshop for aspiring novelists | Arts and entertainment

The George Memorial Library at Fort Bend County Libraries will be hosting a special workshop for aspiring novelists, “Revision-uary: A Novel-Editing Workshop”, on Thursdays, January 6 and 27, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., in room 2C. from the library, located at 1001 Golfview in Richmond.

This hands-on 2-part workshop for writers will cover tips and tricks for roughing up a polished novel. Building on the library’s monthly Story Spinner’s Writing Club, this workshop will feature a panel discussion where participants can ask questions and exchange ideas.

Part 1 of the workshop will take place on January 6. After sharing the introductions and goals, participants will hear tips for the review phase of novel writing, share aloud up to two pages of their work, and set goals for Part 2 of the essay. ‘workshop.

Part 2 of the workshop will take place on January 27. Participants will share updates on their goals and set new goals they would like to achieve next. Everyone will have the opportunity to share aloud up to two neat pages of their work.

The workshop is aimed at adults and adolescents from 14 years old.

The next Story Spinner’s Writing Club meeting will be on Thursday, January 20, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., in Room 2C. The topic of the month is “Flashbacks”.

The programs are free and available to the public. Places are however limited and reservations are required. To register online at the library’s website (, click on “Classes & Events”, select “George Memorial Library” and search for the program. Participants can also register by calling the library at 281-342-4455, or by visiting the library.