Minnesota Writers of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Magical Realism, Horror -- If you're exploring the worlds beyond mainstream literature, MinnSpec welcomes you.    

Come to network, hear readings from works in progress, swap story critiques, and talk shop.  Our members range from those just starting out to established authors with multiple book contracts.

Want to know more? Check our About Page, or read one of our group's anthologies!

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Recent Meetups

  • September 13 · 2:00 PM

    September MSP Crit Group

    9 Speculative Fiction Writers

    Please see the discussion board for the thread pertaining to this meetup. Instructions on how to upload submissions and download the material for critique can be found... Learn more
  • September 13 · 12:00 PM

    September MSP Meeting - Point of View

    12 Speculative Fiction Writers | 5.00

    Author Steven Brust famously gives the piece of advice that "Point of View solves everything," but does it really. When picking a point of view, there are several... Learn more
  • September 13 · 11:00 AM

    World/Future Building

    6 Speculative Fiction Writers

    Topic:   Take Your Human to Work Day, and other future holidays.  Note that story critiquing takes precedence. We will be meeting in the loft area to the left when... Learn more
  • September 8 · 7:00 PM

    East St Paul (ESP) Speculative Fiction Writers Meetup

    8 Speculative Fiction Writers | 4.00

    Carly Feroe will lead the topic of discussion for the September Meetup. We'll be focusing on "Writing Dandy Descriptions for Every Occasion".  You're encouraged to bring... Learn more
  • August 22 · 2:00 PM

    August MSP Crit Group.

    9 Speculative Fiction Writers

    Note that we are meeting on a Saturday and at Washburn Library, 5244 Lyndale Ave. S. Minneapolis , MN 55419 Please see the discussion board for the thread pertaining to... Learn more
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  • Hilary Moon Murphy founded MinnSpec -- Minnesota Speculative Fiction Writers

    on April 21


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