“ Pros: T thought the readings were enjoyable and thought-provoking. The discussion was lively and insightful. The group I was in was just the right size. Cons: Noises in B&N cafe area were at times loud and distracting. ”
— Jim B. on Mar 12, 2015.
“ We had an interesting side discussion on writing habits and techniques -- planning vs. "pantsing", daily goals, resources, etc. Personally I'd like to see more of this. ”
— Giles Selig (. on Mar 10, 2015.
“ I only know three of long-time people and really only one co-organizer. Linda I liked you. I think it will take me a bit longer to decide how to answer this question. All the best to you ”
— Kit C. on Feb 12, 2015.
“ Varied. People of varying ages writing about very different "realities." Interesting and worth while. ”
— Marcia S. on Jan 14, 2015.
“ I really enjoyed the group. Look forward to seeing you next time. ”
— Celia Watson S. on Oct 26, 2014.
“ Dynamic meeting with gifted writers. Used the advice to revise! ”
— Julie C. on Aug 13, 2014.
“ I believe this is a very worthwhile group. Will recommend it to others. ”
— Andy R. on Jul 8, 2014.
“ Love it. ”
— Charlie L. on Nov 15, 2013.
“ Very helpful, talented and enjoyable group of people. Constructive comments given and received. I'll be back for the next one! ”
— jennifer m. on Oct 16, 2013.
“ Great group! Some regulars and always a new face or two. ”
— James S. K. on Jun 12, 2013.
“ Good stuff so far. ”
— Wyl M. on Mar 13, 2013.
“ Great, as always! ”
— Jill on Dec 13, 2012.
“ It gets better all the time. ”
— John K. on Dec 12, 2012.
“ nice, sharing participants. Interesting diverse writing styles. Could use a few more participants in careers that are not in the teaching profession. ”
— peter van a. on Nov 14, 2012.
“ I like it. I can't wait until next time to bring something a little better and see if my writing is improving. ”
— Ronald R. on Mar 15, 2012.
“ We will continue to refine our critique strategies as we continue to meet and get to know each other better. We should structure the meetings with announcements, committees and workshops. Anyone interested in assisting me, please contact me. Help and suggestions are welcome! ”
— Jode M. on Nov 16, 2011.
“ Only been once. Like it so far ”
— Mike H. on Sep 23, 2011.
“ Loved it! ”
— allyson on Aug 12, 2011.
“ Too early to tell. Last night was getting to know about each other and personal goals related to the writers group. There is a lot of useful information and the opportunity to exchange ideas and knowledge about many things but seemed to get stiffled by a few with pre-set ideas of what the group was to do. ”
— Noreen K. on Jul 12, 2011.
“ I think this nascent group has the potential to be terrific! I think it would be beneficial if protocols for reading, listening, critiquing and speaking were established to keep the sharing equitable and to keep everyone on point--so we can maximize our time together. ”
— Linda R. on Jul 12, 2011.