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Registration Deadline Nearing for Early Birds

The Early Bird Gets the W………………………………………

Wampum break on prices

Warm welcome to the beautiful mountain of West Texas

Writers’ multiple years of expertise and experience

Wart Hog sightings in the mountains

Wisdom of fellow writers through networking

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Spring Writers Retreat | Our Speakers

Acclaimed children’s author, Jessica Lee Anderson; New Mexico writing instructor and manuscript doctor, Lucia Zimmitti; Sul Ross State University research archivists, Melleta Bell and Jerri Garza; and newspaper photojournalist and humorist, Blair Pittman, highlight the annual Writing Round-Up of the Texas Mountain Trail Writers near Alpine on April 9, 10, 11, 2010. A weekend of learning and fun with celebrated speakers, western outdoor cooking, a haiku poetry walk, warm days, cool evenings, and readings around a campfire in the inspiring Davis Mountains is planned for guests. The 19th annual spring retreat in the Big Bend area has many repeat writers returning for the writing tips, publishing secrets, gorgeous scenery of Paisano Encampment, hiking, recharging of batteries, and congenial camaraderie.

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Writers’ Retreat Successful at Paisano

Forty people from Texas and New Mexico┬áparticipated in┬áthe Spring Writing Round-Up sponsored by the Texas Mountain Trail Writers on April 24-26, 2009, at Paisano Baptist Encampment. In the quiet, rugged mountain setting, the writers and guests listened to presentations from three published professional authors, Dr. Barney Nelson, associate professor at Sul Ross State University, […]

Tweaking the Retreat Homework Assignment

Writing Round-Up

Spring Retreat in Alpine
April 24, 25, 26, 2009

Some writers requested our homework assignment to be a variation of the themes of our speakers, so in their honor we have put a twist on the previous assignment to become:

Romance and the Texas Rangers!

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Profiles of TMTW Retreat Speakers

Acclaimed professional authors highlight the annual Spring Retreat of the Texas Mountain Trail Writers in the mountains near Alpine on April 24, 25, 26, 2009 at Paisano Baptist Encampment. It will be a weekend of learning and fun with celebrated speakers, western outdoor cooking, a haiku walk, warm days, cool evenings, with readings around a fire in the inspiring Davis Mountains. This 18th annual Writing Round-Up in the Big Bend area has many repeat writers returning for the knowledge, scenery, great food, and congenial camaraderie.

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TMTW Spring Retreat Extra Treat!

Explore the beauty of

HAIKU

While exploring mountainous beauty of nature at the

Writing Round-Up

Texas Mountain Trail Writers Spring Retreat

April 24, 25, 26, 2009

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