Authors Guild of Tennessee is a group of about fifty professional writers who live in East Tennessee. Many of our stories are set in this area, reflecting either its present-day culture or its history.

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Mission Statement: To support, encourage, and facilitate our members in their writing projects, and to promote their work on social media, at fairs, festivals, book signing events, and in local retail stores.


Knox Area Rescue Missions (KARM) Dragon Boat Festival

Several of our authors will be signing their books at the Knox Area Rescue Missions (KARM) Dragon Boat Festival, Saturday, June 22, at Concord Park, 11808 S. Northshore Drive, Knoxville, from 8am-4pm.

The Knox Area Rescue Ministries (KARM) 17th Annual Dragon Boat Festival is a FUN, family-friendly event where dedicated paddlers, volunteers and sponsors partner with KARM in our BIGGEST community fundraiser of the year.  As the largest dragon boat event in East Tennessee, it’s an amazing experience to be part of.

 

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Inspirational Quote for the Day, by Randall Carpenter

By: Randall L. Carpenter on Thu, 20 Jun 2019
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One of the keys to being happy in life is having a “look-forward-to.” We need things in our lives we look forward to that help keep... Read More

Picking Up the Pieces

By: Jim Hartsell on Thu, 30 May 2019
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Chapter Nine of my podcast of "Pushing Back," the first book in the Boone series, was released yesterday. For those of you who may not ... Read More


Podcasting of "Pushing Back" continues with Chap. 7

By: Jim Hartsell on Wed, 15 May 2019
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The newest installment of Boone’s story finds him taking the truck out on the road for the first time, taking stock of his meager a... Read More


Great News!

By: Susan Kite on Thu, 02 May 2019
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Thought I would finally post my good news. I have had my kid's story, The Legend of Billy Bob Flybottom picked up by Doodle and Pe... Read More


Chapter Four of "Pushing Back" released today

By: Jim Hartsell on Wed, 24 Apr 2019
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The fourth chapter of my podcast of "Pushing Back," the first book in the Boone series, can be found along with chapters 1-3 here as we... Read More


Friendships And Opportunities

By: Danielle Asher on Fri, 19 Apr 2019
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Friendships And Opportunities Getting involved in the Authors Guild of Tennessee has given me new friendships, opportunities and optio... Read More


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KARM Dragon Boat Festival, deadline June 13 @ Sat, 22 June 2019

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A few of us will be signing our books at the Knox Area Rescue Missions (KARM) Dragon Boat Festival, Saturday, June 22, at Concord Park, 11808 S. Northshore Drive, Knoxville, from 8am-4pm. John Dalvy's presentation is this day at 6pm at Mimi's in Turkey Creek. Cost is $50 for AGT's 10x10 spot outdoors. Cost is split among participants who commit before the firm deadline of Thursday, June 13. There is adequate space for two more authors. Notify Danielle Asher via email, myfriendthesunsphere@gmail.com, if you wish to participate. Participation shall be based upon timestamp of your email.  Count on bringing your own chair, supplies, and your selected way to receive payments.