Tag Archives: Oquirrh Writer’s Chapter

Giving Critique

1.  Ask the author what kind of feedback they want. Stick to their guidelines If you are beta reading for structure or plot, you’ll need to skip over typos and grammar On the other hand—If you notice a writer making a … Continue reading

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How to Speak Good

We’re off to a good start. Our first meeting of the year was fantastic. Craig Kingsman’s presentation, How to Speak Good, addressed public speaking for the introvert. Some tips I penned from the meeting: Fear will decrease over time, learn … Continue reading

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Gratitude and NaNoWriMo

Happy November, my fellow turkeys! If you were thinking that it is terribly cliche’ to talk about gratitude for the message this month, you are completely right. It is. I’m going to do it anyway. However, if it makes you … Continue reading

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Personal Cyber Security

As a writer, you will be required to be part of the social media world. Here is a hoard of awesome information to help keep you safe. How they get into your computer: Email links and attachments – Crafted to … Continue reading

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Grammar and Numbers

Our lovely blog was looking rather sparse so we are digging through the newsletter archives! Here is a message from Lauri, the Oquirrh President from 2015. Success is the achievement of a goal and without goals there can be no … Continue reading

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A Review on Giving Critiques

Happy New Year! Surprise! I’m not going to talk about making writing goals for the year, or giving tips on how to complete them. Why not? Everyone has their own motivational structure–goals work for some, but can be super stressful … Continue reading

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Events from Summer 2016

Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your pens! Summer is here and along with it the promise of free time and lazy evenings. Who am I kidding? If you have free time, you should be working on your next amazing story! … Continue reading

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