Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association
Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association

SW-CAPA - Shelton Meetings

Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of the month

Plumb Library, Shelton

Upcoming Guest Speaker Schedule

for SW-CAPA Meeting
Plum Memorial Library

Monday August 14, 2017

6:30 p.m. Member networking; Program begins at 7:00 p.m.

Shelton Public Library (aka The Plumb Memorial Library)
65 Wooster Street, Shelton, CT

Our Guest Speaker
Author Bruce Barton

TOPIC: "Make What You Know Part of the Action and Watch your Fiction Zing."

Talks about his published works

     Using skills acquired in and out of the Navy, Bruce has produced action thrillers: Promises to Keep before I Sleep and Miles to Go before I Die (Blueprints Press) and used real life to base it on. Bruce will talk about smooth flow, story predictability, plot plausibility, difficult scenes, generating emotion, using all 5 senses, character depth, the right amount of dialogue, leaving unanswered questions in the readerís mind, enhancing reader curiosity about the characters.

Bruce Barton

Light refreshments will be served.


at 6:30 p.m., 
speaker at 7:00 p.m.)

Plumb Memorial Library
located at
65 Wooster Street in Shelton

For more information 
contact Joe Keeney