The Brainerd Writers Alliance will hold its Fall Writers Festival from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in the large conference room at the Brainerd Public Library.
Featured speaker is best-selling author, comedian, actor and playwright Lorna Landvik. She will speak on her writing journey and “Creating Believable Scenes and Characters.”
Also, 2013 Writing Contest winners will read their entries and “Abercrombie Trail” series author Candace Simar of Pequot Lakes will present “Killing the Passive Voice in Your Writing.”
Pre-register for this all-day event, which includes lunch, by sending $25 to BWA contest chair, 6584 Parkview Circle, Baxter, MN 56425. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 218-828-7750 or see www.brainerdwriters.com.