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Today’s Member Monday is brought to you by Jill Hups, president of HIS Writers.


Here’s what HIS Writers is up to this month:


NOVEL CRAFTERS SEMINAR OF THE ROCKIES
Amazing time at the November 17th Novel Crafters Seminar of the Rockies! A HUGE thank you to those who helped make it happen:

Next year’s seminar will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2013. Our keynote speaker will none other than NY best-selling novelist, Jerry B. Jenkins! Registration info will be available mid February. Space will be limited and we expect to sell out, so plan ahead by saving now.

Jerry is the author of more than 180 books, including the 63,000,000-selling Left Behind series. The Breakthrough, Jenkins’s most recent novel, is the final book in his Precinct 11 trilogy. It released from Tyndale House Publishers in September 2012. Jenkins’s writing has appeared in Time, Reader’s Digest, Parade, Guideposts, and dozens of Christian periodicals. He also serves as a contributing editor to Writer’s Digest.

Jerry is former editor of Moody Magazine, vice president for publishing, and now chairman of the board of trustees for the Moody Bible Institute of Chicago. He has been awarded honorary doctorates from Bethel College (Indiana), Trinity International University (Illinois), Colorado Christian University, Huntington University (Indiana), and Tennessee Temple University.

Jenkins and his wife, Dianna, live in Colorado and have three grown sons and eight grandchildren.

FLASH FICTION WRITING CONTEST
CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of our Flash Fiction writing contest:

All winners had their stories published in the November 17th Harpstring-Novel Crafters Seminar special edition magazine. To view the winning entries, or to order the special edition magazine, go to http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/465086. Harpstring publishes issues on a quarterly basis. Look for their next issue coming out later this month at http://www.magcloud.com, or subscribe online at http://www.written-world.com/WWC/mags.html.

MONTHLY MEETINGS
HIS Writers meets the second Monday of each month from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Barnes and Noble at 9370 Sheridan Blvd (NE corner of 92nd and Sheridan) in Westminster. However, we will be taking a break in December to present our members with a Christmas party. Regular meetings will resume in 2013.

CRITIQUE GROUP
HIS Writers critique group meets the third Monday of each month from 7 – 9 p.m. at New Life Church, 1457 Nelson St. in Lakewood. The group is open to all HIS Writers members. For questions contact Donna Schlachter at donna@livebytheword.com.

MEMBER NEWS
Here is what our amazing HIS Writers members accomplished this month:


That should just about do it for HIS Writers this month. Have a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving, and we’ll see you soon!