Dr. Mary Theresa Webb, author and pastoral/spiritual counselor, will speak at the next meeting of the Black Diamond Writers' Network.

Her presentation, "Writing Your Soul Story," will share practical tips to help writers discover their spiritual journey and find the best way to write their story for future generations.

Webb has published both non-fiction and historical articles and books inspired by her career experiences and travels. Her stories, Memories, Miracles and Missionary Moments, are on her website, www.MaryTheresaWebb.com.

The meeting will run from 10 a. m. to noon, Saturday, May 19 at the Tamaqua Public Library, 30 S. Railroad St., Tamaqua. A brief critique session for those interested in sharing their work and/or networking will follow the presentation. The meeting is free and open to the public.

For more information about BDWN, call Kathy Ruff at (570) 645-3059 or visit the Tamaqua Public Library website at www.tamaquapubliclibrary.com. For directions, call (570) 668-4660.

BDWN invites anyone with a passion for writing to join and learn more about the craft and business of writing. BDWN focuses on offering educational programs and networking for all writers.