Hawaii Writers Guild presents author readings in Waimea

The Hawaii Writers Guild will present this year’s last evening of original readings by Big Island authors from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, at the Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library, 67-1209 Mamalahoa Highway in Waimea.

Readers will include Jada Tan Rufo, reading from her newly published book, “The Zone,” a historical novel set in 1937, a war story about the “rape of Nanjing;” Paul Bryant, reading a personal essay about the death of his first lover and life-long friend; Amara Cudney in her first reading as a member of the guild; and a reading of a short science fantasy story by Greer Woodward.

The readings are free and open to the public.

Hawaii Writers Guild is an independent association of professional writers engaged in the promotion of literacy and cultural enrichment.

For additional information, call the library at 887-6067 or contact Joy Fisher at 238-0551.