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PSWA Newsletter–April 2015

PSWA Newsletter APRIL 2015 CONTENTS: PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE ABOUT THE CONFERENCE PLANNING THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM TIME IS GETTING SHORT: 2015 PSWA WRITING CONTEST CPTED STORY TELLING—SOME THOUGHTS ON SETTING IS CURSIVE CURSED? GRAMMATICALLY SPEAKING OCEAN THERAPY FROM THE FIRESIDE: FIRE DEPARTMENT … Continue reading

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PSWA Newsletter–December 2014

PSWA Newsletter DECEMBER 2014 CONTENTS: PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE ‘TIS THE SEASON (TO BE VICTMIZED) WRITING HARD WHY GO TO WRITING CONFERENCES? HERE THEY COME—THE WILDFIRES AND THE ARSONISTS! PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHING: A QUICK OVERVIEW 2015 WRITING COMPETITION OPENS FOR ENTRIES JOHN … Continue reading

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A.J. Farrar, 1945-2014

Arthur James “A.J.” Farrar July 27, 1945 ~ November 13, 2014 It is with great sadness that we report the passing of AJ Farrar on November 13. A member of PSWA since 1997, AJ served as vice president and membership … Continue reading

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2014 PSWA Conference Photos

 

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PSWA Newsletter–September 2014

PSWA Newsletter September 2014 CONTENTS: PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE POST PSWA CONFERENCE LEARNING TO EDIT YOURSELF WHAT COPS KNOW GAINING ACCESS TO YOUR HOUSE THROUGH YOUR CAR THE ABILITY TO WRITE: NATURE OR NURTURE? PART III WHY OFFER A FREE E-BOOK? A … Continue reading

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2014 Writing Competition Results

Fiction Book, Published First Place Mike Worley Entitlement Second Place Virgil Alexander Saints & Sinners Third Place Sharon Arthur Moore Mission Impastable Honorable Mention Michael Walton Apok Fiction Book, Non-Published First Place Jackie Taylor Zortman Footprints in the Frost Second … Continue reading

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PSWA Newsletter-June 2014

PSWA Newsletter June 2014 CONTENTS: PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE CONFERENCE COMING UP PSWA WRITING CONTEST, EXCITING THINGS TO COME YOU SHOULD BE USING A PASSWORD MANAGER HOME BURGLARY DETERRENT CREATING YOUR WEBSITE THE ABILITY TO WRITE: NATURE OR NURTURE, PART II WHEN … Continue reading

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PSWA Newsletter–March 2014

PSWA Newsletter March 2014 CONTENTS: PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE THE 2014 PSWA CONFERENCE MORE PSWA CONFERENCE INFORMATION CALLING ALL SOON-TO-BE AWARD WINNING AUTHORS! CREDIT CARD FRAUD      THE ABILITY TO WRITE: NATURE OR NURTURE,  PART I HOW DO YOU CONVINCE A PIMP TO … Continue reading

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Flames, Felons and Ambulance Rides

Felons, Flames & Ambulance Rides Stories by and about America’s public safety heroes Written by members of the Public Safety Writers Association Edited by Marilyn Olsen In 1995, New York State Police Captain Roger Fulton had an idea. He knew … Continue reading

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2013 PSWA Writing Competition Results

Fiction Book Non-Published First Kurt Kamm Hazardous Material Second John Wills The Year Without Christmas: A Novel Third Patrick Linder Ghost Music Honorable Mention Gloria Casale Pandemic       Fiction Book Published First Honora Finkelstein and Susan Smily The … Continue reading

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