10:00 a.m. McAllen Chamber’s Creative Incubator 614 N. Main, McAllen
$5/month, 10 months a year
Mark your calendars for November 2nd for our next meeting. Besides engaging in writers’ tips, learning about local writers’ projects, networking with like-minded folk and finding inspiration, there is a speaker for the sessions.
Shawn Elliot Russell
Shawn Elliot Russell will be the next speaker at the RGV Writers’ Connection, a writers’ hangout, on November 2nd. 10:00 a.m. at the McAllen Chamber’s Creative Incubator. A positive hip-hop artist, motivational speaker and writer, author of the children’s book, Be Still Little Tree, Be Still, Shawn will tell his story of fighting through his own struggles with debilitating anxiety and health issues which left him jobless, home-bound and terrified he would never be a functioning person again. A graduate of Full Sail University, he had worked in various recording studios and released 6 albums as an independent artist before moving to the Valley. Today, determined to use his book as the catalyst to a full-time career, he has achieved his goal and currently hosts workshops and presentations of Be Still, Little Tree in schools throughout the Rio Grande Valley area. Learn how he discovered a way to break through his nightmare, become a writer, and used his book to help thousands reclaim their power to create.
Come, enjoy a cup of organic coffee and a snack, sit back or up and be involved with the RGV Writers’ Connection!