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The Maitland Public Library, 6:30 to 8:30, Thursday December 15th.

This month we have Erik Deckers, author.

12 Professional Humor Writing Secrets: Many writers don't realize there is actually a formula to humor writing, so they don't attempt it. But all the jokes you hear on TV or read in books or newspaper columns follow some part of the formula, and everyone has to learn it. Long-time humor writer Erik Deckers will teach you how to crack the humor formula. He'll share secrets to finding humor in almost every situation (including the ones you're not supposed to) and the techniques professionals use to "write funny" without resorting to tired clichés and stereotypes.



Are you interested in the Florida Writers Association (FWA)? Do you want to learn more about writing in general, network with other authors, and work to improve your writing and maybe help them? Then this is the group for you!

To learn more about FWA, here is a link to their website: Home (

To learn more about this group and participating in meetings, fill out the contact sheet and/or check the blog. Upcoming meetings will be listed there along with info about the speaker. If you'd like to make a presentation at a future meeting, let me know, and give a little blurb about what you'd like to speak on. Meetings run about two hours, so tailor your lecture accordingly.


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