Find Your Inspiration

Caprock Writers’ and Illustrators’ Alliance is an organization of writers and artists dedicated to nurturing our creativity, improving our writing craft and creating a community of camaraderie and support in the Lubbock area.

We welcome people at every stage in their creative journey, from the merely curious to the writer with

dozens of books under their belt.

We meet on the second Saturday of every month at 10 AM at the Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center.

Membership opportunities include

monthly programs on craft, technique, publishing, and marketing.  

Upcoming Events
June Meeting -- Bethany Claire
Sat, Jun 13
Bethany Claire -- How to Write a Series
Jun 13, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Bethany Claire -- How to Write a Series
This month we welcome Bethany Claire, a USA Today and NYT bestselling author who will share what she's learned about writing a best-selling series.
July Meeting -- Battle of the Bards Bash Awards Ceremony
Sat, Jul 11
Battle of the Bards Bash Awards Ceremony
Jul 11, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Battle of the Bards Bash Awards Ceremony
We will have an awards ceremony to announce the winners of the Battle of the Bards Writing and Illustrating Contest. Please join us for the awards and a moment to learn more about our contestants. It should be a really fun event where we reveal all of the authors and illustrators who entered.
August Meeting with S.J. Dahlstrom and his Illustrator Cliff WIlke
Sat, Aug 08
Municipal Garden & Arts Center
Aug 08, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Municipal Garden & Arts Center, 4215 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79413, USA
Join us for a special event featuring award-winning author S.J.Dahlstrom and his illustrator, Cliff WIlke for an engaging look at how they create SJ's Wilder Good series.
September Meeting with Jodi Thomas on her Storytelling Journey
Sat, Sep 12
Municipal Garden & Arts Center
Sep 12, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT
Municipal Garden & Arts Center, 4215 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79413, USA
We are very excited to present a local legend Jodi Thomas, who will talk about her inspiring publishing journey. With millions of books in print, Jodi is both a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of over 50 novels and countless short story collections.


Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, We Are Not Able to Host Gatherings Until the Facility We Use is Available. We Will Update You Through Our Emails. Sign Up Here For the Montly Newsletter.

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