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Long Beach (Hybrid): “Say What? Writing Dialogue That Sings”

August 13, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Jane K. Cleland presents: “Say What? Writing Dialogue That Sings”

In-person attendance for members and visitors with advance reservation:


Jane K. Cleland writes the multiple award-winning and bestselling Josie Prescott Antiques Mysteries. Her short stories are published by Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine (AHMM). Jane also writes about the craft of writing, including the Agatha Award-winning and bestselling Mastering Suspense, Structure & Plot and Mastering Plot Twists, both from Writer’s Digest Books. She is also a contributing editor for Writer’s Digest Magazine and chairs the Wolfe Pack’s Black Orchid Novella Award, in partnership with AHMM. Jane is a lecturer at Lehman College where she is also the director of the Program for Professional Communications, and a frequent workshop facilitator and guest author at writing conferences and university programs.

For more on Jane, visit


In this post-pandemic time,  we are testing hybrid (in-person and Zoom)
meetings.  In-person attendance for members is by reservation only.
Our in-person meetings are open to visitors who request a seat in advance, or request a Zoom link, for a specific month. Make a request at by the first of the month  of the second Saturday monthly program you wish to attend in person or on Zoom.
(Seating is limited. First come, first served.)

All members, and visitors by request (as stated above), will receive a Zoom link by email for specific monthly meetings.

Many of our speakers also invite followers via Zoom on their social media.
If you are interested in joining our organization,
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August 13, 2022
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Ruth Bach Neighborhood Library
4055 N. Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA
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