Read Local w/WOTA

Come hear WOTA members share their work at Bettendorf Public Library on 2/13 at 7:00 pm

January meetings

Happy new year, writers! There are two opportunities to meet up this January: WOTA in the afternoon will meet on Thursday, January 3 from 1 to 3 pm in room 201 of Musser Public Library. Bring a pen, bring a friend, bring a short work to share. We’ll have our monthly evening meeting on Tuesday,…

December Events

WOTA in the afternoon 12/6 Join us on December 6 for WOTA in the afternoon! We’ll meet from 1 to 3 pm in room 201 of the Musser Public Library in Muscatine. Bring a short work to share & be prepared to talk writing. Holiday stroll 12/7 Then stop by the WOTA table during downtown…

“The Director:” A Short Story by Mike Bayles

Sunlight from the windows fell upon Jack as he sat in front of the corner store. Settling dust danced as gold flecks, as he waited for something magical to occur. A bell jingled, and the door opened, letting in a breeze. He let two ladies pass him. He nodded at them as their two stooped…

November doings

There are a few ways to enjoy WOTA from now through the end of the year! Afternoons with WOTA We’ll continue meeting on the first Thursday of each month from 1-3 p.m. in room 201 of Musser Public Library. These are informal and relaxed sessions to share work, tips, advice, and inspiration. Bring something to…

October events

Join us for an afternoon with WOTA on Thursday, October 4 from 1 to 3 p.m. in room 201 at Musser Public Library! We’re launching an afternoon meeting for those who can’t make Tuesday night or just want more WOTA in their life. Bring a pen, bring a friend, bring a short work to share….