Special Critique Session

Here's how it works: Email 15 pages in Manuscript Format (Double Spaced, Times New Roman or Courier, Name in the header along with page numbers) to: [masked]

Pieces for this meeting are due by 9/18/2013

Please make sure that you use Doc or RTF file when submitting, not Docx.

Please include the Genre of the piece and also if it's a short story, novella or novel.

It's important to get your pieces in early so that everyone has time to read and critique them. I'll email the stories out to everyone 7 days before the Meetup.

Each person will have 2 minutes to critique. There will be a timer to keep participants on time so that we can get to each piece in a timely manner. Please limit your comments accordingly and hit only the highlights so that we have enough time for everyone to be critiqued. They'll be getting your written comments, so there's no need to try and read all your comments at the table.

If you are submitting a piece of a novel, please include a short synopsis of what's gone on before so that people can focus their questions on the chapters submitted.

Join or login to comment.

  • Wayne Anthony C.

    We were fine, but the Rock Bottom Brewery moved us out of our usual room, and subjected us to astonishingly loud drunk. (Besides me, I mean.)

    September 26, 2013

  • lorinda l.

    Great as expected!

    September 26, 2013

  • Sarah C.

    Great as always

    September 26, 2013

  • Matthew F.

    great as usual!

    September 26, 2013

  • David W. L.

    Looking forward to my first session with you next Wednesday evening.

    September 23, 2013

  • Keith L.

    Hello all! I'm a retiring Librarian who can finally settle down and become the (long winded) story teller of my dreams. I've written a couple of novels and am working on a new one, but I've never sought an editor and would like to meet with others who like to write.

    I have a small offering I'd like to submit for critique.

    September 17, 2013

10 went

King of Prussia, PA

Founded Nov 19, 2009

About us…

This Meetup is community funded


Member dues are used to:
  • Cover Meetup costs
  • Encourage more engaged members
  • Provide supplies or equipment
  • Improve Meetups
  • We use membership dues to pay for meals for presenters (and on rare instances compensate presenters), pay for MeetUp, web site hosting, signage, fliers, name tags, batteries for the sound system, the sound system and other needed supplies to run the group


Members are not required to pay dues, but are encouraged to chip in.

Cancel dues at any time.

Dues are billed each year.

Our Sponsors

  • Gasch Printing

    Offering full color/B&W book printing for print-on-demand orders

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more

Meetup has allowed me to meet people I wouldn't have met naturally - they're totally different than me.

Allison, started Women's Adventure Travel

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy