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This week! - Hey kids! Tomorrow we have our inaugeral Navarre General Meeting. Like Tim's Pensacola monthly meeting, I'm hoping we can get a regular thing going here on the beach. You don't have to be a beach bum to come, everyone is invited. Doc L. Feb 13, 2012 8:51 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Upcoming meetings and welcome! - On Thu, Feb 9, 2012 at 10:22 AM, Doc LaVigne < [address removed] > wrote: Lon Feb 10, 2012 6:39 AM
Upcoming meetings and welcome! - We've got another new member (or 2 or 3...), so Welcome WRITERS! Upcoming meetings: Today, 4pm, Drowsy Poet: Pensacola General Writers meeting. This is a monthly meeting for people who live in Pensacola (or don't mi Doc L. Feb 9, 2012 10:22 AM
Location of NW FL Writers' Group Meeting on Feb 21st - The location for our whole group meeting (the BIG meeting) will be 120 Benning Dr, Destin, FL. This is the office of Bush Publishing. Margo Bush (prop) will be our guest speaker. This meeting will be your golden opportunity to ask Doc L. Feb 8, 2012 3:34 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] It's Tuesday! - I am SO looking forward to the Navarre meeting. Any times for the 14th and 21st meetings? Marcia Feb 7, 2012 10:26 AM
It's Tuesday! - Okay, so it is Tuesday, what's the big deal you might ask? Well, we have 2 new members to welcome and several meetings coming up, so get ready to get writing! This Thursday, Tim and his Pensacoleans (plus others!) are meeting at th Doc L. Feb 7, 2012 8:13 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Welcome! - Hey Doc: Where and when is the seminar? Dan ----- DANIEL M. Jan 24, 2012 5:59 AM
Welcome! - We've got a few new writers to the list! Glad to "see" you! Just as a head's up, there is a seminar on Thursday, sponsered by Bush Publishing. See the home page for the info. All attendees are invited to submit a manus Doc L. Jan 23, 2012 8:37 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] i would love to attend this but have lost the ... - Doc L. Jan 22, 2012 8:07 AM
i would love to attend this but have lost the rsvp and info info..thank you for doing this - please send link to rsvp..thank you -- Christine S. Pincince CSP Images christine p. Jan 22, 2012 7:57 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Welcome and Next Week's Seminar! - Hey Chrissy! Of course that's okay! The vast majority of the group members are new at this game so you are in good company. Attending meetings and seminars Doc L. Jan 21, 2012 5:41 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Welcome and Next Week's Seminar! - Hi, I have a couple of questions. I'm not at all an accomplished writer - pub user 3. Jan 21, 2012 5:33 PM
Welcome and Next Week's Seminar! - Doc L. Jan 20, 2012 9:20 PM
Wanna get your book published? - Yeah, I thought you did. Here's an opportunity from Bush Publishing. If you attend next week's seminar on the 26th, bring your manuscript. It doesn't have to be finished, but you have to have enough to get a good idea of the story.& Doc L. Jan 16, 2012 2:02 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Jan 26th Bush Publishing meetup featuring Dan ... - Doc L. Jan 12, 2012 11:09 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Jan 26th Bush Publishing meetup featuring Dan Vega - Where is the Jan 26 meeting and what time is it? Thanks. Anne Sa Marcia Jan 12, 2012 10:40 PM
Jan 26th Bush Publishing meetup featuring Dan Vega - Brett and I met with Margo Bush, owner of Bush Publishing in Destin. She is an absolute delight and full of energy and ideas to infuse our writers. This meeting will feature motivational speaker and author Dan Vega. Next month, date t Doc L. Jan 10, 2012 8:25 PM
Meetup details changed: Navarre Beach WRITE IN. - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­da-Writers-Group/events/410709­92/ When : Tuesday, Doc L. Nov 14, 2011 6:31 PM
SORRY! I can't spell - Christina has an A on the end of her name, not an E. my apologies! Dac Doc L. Nov 5, 2011 3:41 PM
2 meetings next week! - Hey kids! Christine has scheduled a new critique group meeting on Tuesday evening, check out the calendar for details! Also, yet another Navarre NaNo write-in next Wed morning at the usual crime scene. Would that be NavNaNo? Doc L. Nov 5, 2011 3:40 PM
Meetup details changed: Navarre NaNoWriMo Write In - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­da-Writers-Group/events/395030­42/ When : Saturday Doc L. Nov 1, 2011 12:00 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] New Member, upcoming meeting, etc etc - Good morrning. Just a Nanowrimo update here. In Pensacola we'll be having a pre-Nano meet and greet kick off this Saturday morning at Books-A-Million starting at 10:00 am. Last year we had user 2. Oct 25, 2011 6:04 AM
New Member, upcoming meeting, etc etc - Hey kids! A big shout out to Michele who is our 120th member! woohooo! Also, don't forget the meeting on Thursday at the Drowsy Poet. Check the calendar for time and details. Hope everyone is enjoying the (slightly) Doc L. Oct 24, 2011 10:51 PM
Howdy everyone! - Just a reminder that we have a meeting next Thursday at the Drowsy Poet, Talking Speculative Fiction, hosted by Lon, at 7pm. Already has 6 people RSVPed, so if you can attend, sign up for a rockin' good time! Doc Doc L. Oct 18, 2011 8:20 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Doc L. Oct 17, 2011 12:48 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Shirley, That is great news!! Congrats! Your whole manuscript! Wow. Mark had talked about what movers and shakers the B Julie N. Oct 17, 2011 10:58 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Bada Bing, Bada Boom! On Sun, Oct 16, 2011 at 9:13 PM, Shirley Graham < [address removed] > wrote: Paul Oct 17, 2011 9:35 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Okay then. How about the dyslexic atheist insomniac who lies awake at night wondering if there really is a doG? Shirley G. Oct 16, 2011 9:13 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Doc L. Oct 16, 2011 8:57 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Yeah, I've heard that people who are really OCD spell it CDO. Shirley G. Oct 16, 2011 8:51 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Doc L. Oct 16, 2011 8:46 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - I don't know, Bill/Chappy. There's a "C" but not a "K" sound. It's a bit of a stretch, don't you think? On Sun, Oct 16, 2011 at 8:35 AM, Bill wrote: > Well, my friends call me "Chappy", so does that help LOL > > > > ---- Shirley Graham Shirley G. Oct 16, 2011 8:38 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Touche', Kpa7ul. You really can't say it without following that silent letter/number rule. Believe me, I tried and I'm pretty sure I pulled a muscle. Shirley G. Oct 16, 2011 8:36 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Okay, I never told anybody this, but the real spelling of my name is Kpa7ul.  Both the "K" and the "7" are silent. Kpa7ul. On Sat, Oct 15, 2011 at 9:02 PM, Doc LaVigne Paul Oct 16, 2011 8:41 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Well, my friends call me "Chappy", so does that help LOL ---- Shirley Graham wrote: > > Kathy, Coral, Cole and Caroline? Hmm... if only you and Bill had names > that started with that "K" sound. > > On Sat, Oct 15, Bill Oct 16, 2011 8:35 AM
NaNoWriMo and other stuff - So, next month is National Novel Writing Month. For those of you who haven't heard of this goofiness, it's a bunch of people (well over 100,000) around the world who attempt to write 50,000 word novels (novelettes) in 30 days, during the month of Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 11:01 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 9:02 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Kathy, Coral, Cole and Caroline? Hmm... if only you and Bill had names that started with that "K" sound. Shirley G. Oct 15, 2011 8:34 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 8:27 PM
RE: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Another explanation? - Doc, is it at all possible that you mistook your invisibility cloak for your sweater today? I'm just sayin'... Shirley G. Oct 15, 2011 8:04 PM
okay, moving on... - ...don't forget Oct 27, Speculative Fiction, at the Drowsy Poet in Pensacola. Perhaps we can try to discuss on the list, the things I had hoped to discuss today. Geographical meetings Genre meetings Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 6:39 PM
apparently... - ...I need to write more dynamically! This doesn't bode well for my future publishing endeavors. If you go to the meeting for today, it says that we will meet on the patio, weather permitting. next time I'll write it as Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 6:23 PM
Mystery solved, sort of - Well, apparently nobody going in recognized me sitting on the patio, which is right in front of the store. Kathy was talking on her cell phone, so missed me, too. Nobody saw me on my 3 walk-thrus, and I didn't see anybody who wasn't sitti Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 6:06 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Ummmm - Everyone stood by the cafe next to a row of books. We looked around and never thought to check outside. Books a Million was huge. I can't believe I didn't think to check the outside. We went to find a pl Kathy Collier M. Oct 15, 2011 5:45 PM
Ummmm - Okay, now I'm really confused. I was at Books a Million with Bill on the patio right out front from about 2:40 until 4 o'clock. I got home just now and there's a message from Kathy saying, where I am, you all are at Books a Million and ca Doc L. Oct 15, 2011 5:17 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey and reminders - Doc L. Oct 13, 2011 2:52 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey and reminders - Marcia Oct 13, 2011 2:45 PM
Hey and reminders - Howdy to all the new members! Just a reminder that today there's a meeting at the Drowsy Poet at 4 and that on Saturday, we have a meeting at Books-a-Million at 3. Saturday's meeting will be less about writing than organizing smaller regi Doc L. Oct 13, 2011 2:38 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Doc L. Oct 8, 2011 2:40 PM
RE: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Tim G. Oct 8, 2011 1:51 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Preview not available Julie N. Oct 8, 2011 1:41 PM
RE: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Tim G. Oct 8, 2011 12:33 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Doc L. Oct 8, 2011 11:30 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - I agree with Lon. One of the most important issues for me is a regular time, pre-set, that I can plan around. I'm sorry to have Julie N. Oct 8, 2011 10:53 AM
RE: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - My Mother is on the library committee at St. Francis Epis kitt k. Oct 6, 2011 12:25 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Doc L. Oct 5, 2011 10:41 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - Sad to report I will be working that whole weekend. [[[NOTE: Some thoughts follow.  It's what seems to be working for the Talk Speculative Fiction meetups.  Your mileage may vary, particularly if you live in one of the more remote a Lon Oct 5, 2011 10:10 PM
Hey y'all! - I know not everyone can come to the group meeting this month, but if you've got any thoughts on how we can better organize, please email me so we can incorporate as many ideas as possible. Also, for you newbies, there are 2 other meetings in P- Doc L. Oct 5, 2011 8:39 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - I forgot to write in 'cause I've been swamped, but I have to be Baton Rouge that weekend for a conference also. Y'all have great Julie N. Oct 5, 2011 6:21 PM
RE: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey Everyone! - I'll hate missing this meeting, which would be my first with the big group, but I'm signed up for the Southern Expressions Writer's Conference that weekend. I lo Shirley G. Oct 5, 2011 5:28 PM
Hey Everyone! - Just scheduled a meeting for everyone on Saturday, Oct 15, at 3pm. Please let me know if I accidentally overscheduled one of our 2 regular groups! Anyway, we've got lots of new members and we need to find a way to meet that will help ev Doc L. Oct 1, 2011 8:54 PM
New Meeting - Saturday would be great for me, too. I look forward to hearing word on the final date/time. Shirley Shirley G. Sep 19, 2011 2:36 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hi Everyone! - I am definitely up to a meeting! The first two weekends of October are already busy for me, but you don't have to plan around Christina Sep 19, 2011 11:15 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hi Everyone! - user 2. Sep 18, 2011 1:47 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hi Everyone! - Marcia Sep 18, 2011 12:21 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hi Everyone! - I may be gone some in Oct.  Shooting a new film in Indiana and we don't have the start date yet.  If I'm here, I'll be there.  Not THERE, but here there.  You know.  At the meeting. On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 9:5 Paul Sep 18, 2011 11:45 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hi Everyone! - Hi Doc, Sounds good. The second or third Saturday of the month is good for me. Driving from Milton to Pensacola is no problem-- i Julie N. Sep 18, 2011 8:04 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hi Everyone! - I'd love to attend (in lieu of forever lurking). Most any Saturday is fine (with the exception of October 1st). I'm also always up for an excuse for a trip to Pensacola. On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 9:59 PM, Doc LaVign avamarie Sep 17, 2011 11:44 PM
Hi Everyone! - Howdy, y'all! We've got a handful of new members and the weather is finally cooling off (trying to fool the weather into agreeing with me) so it's time for a meeting! Here's the trick - where shall we meet? I'm cons Doc L. Sep 17, 2011 9:59 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - I think I am finally home for a while and looking forward to the next meeting I can attend.  I start teaching at UWF again on 22 Aug, but that shouldn't preclude me attending.  Got some good Hollywood stories to share. Paul Paul Aug 9, 2011 8:52 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - user 2. Aug 8, 2011 10:52 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - user 2. Aug 8, 2011 10:47 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - Both ways have worked for people, Daniel.  In general, you can query as promiscuously as you care to.  But when it comes to submitting when editors you've queried request you to (AND when it comes to just carpetbombing editors with unsolic Lon Aug 8, 2011 9:49 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - Hey all Just gonna throw this out again... I have finished my book, should I send it out to a bunch of publishers at once or just one at a time? DANIEL M. Aug 8, 2011 9:38 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - I'm interested in a screenwriting group in Gulf Breeze area. (raising my hand:}) God's Blessings to You Today, MaryAnn Sadler Outta' The Boat Productions [address removed] [masked] On Sun, August 7,[masked]:42 a user 1. Aug 8, 2011 9:34 AM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - I'd also enjoy meeting in Pace/Milton. Please keep me posted about this group. Shirley G. Aug 7, 2011 8:12 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - On 8/7/2011 5:56 PM, Kimberly wrote: Carlos C. Aug 7, 2011 6:31 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - I would love to attend the peer review sessions. Count me in. Evenings and weekends are good for me. Kimberly Aug 7, 2011 5:56 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - hey Brandi! Great for volunteering for the Pace/Milton area! Yeeha! We went on a 12 day Med cruise on the brand new Carniv Doc L. Aug 7, 2011 3:10 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - I meant I'd like to start it, if people are interested.  Sorry for the vague part in the previous msg. -B On Aug 7,[masked]:30 PM, "Brandi Volpe" < [address removed] > wrote: &g Brandi V. Aug 7, 2011 12:33 PM
Re: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Hey, It's August! - Hi. It's Brandi =)        I'm interested in the Pace/Milton area. I don't live there. However, several writers do. If someone in that area would like to get that going, that's ok w/ me. The P/M area has several interesting places to mee Brandi V. Aug 7, 2011 12:30 PM
Hey, It's August! - Hey everyone! I see we've got a nice group of people planning on attending the Drowsy Poet meeting on Tuesday, excellent! I've been in Europe and just got back yesterday, so have been very much out of the l Doc L. Aug 7, 2011 8:42 AM
RE: [NW-Florida-Writers-Group] Advise please - Hi to everyone, I can't make it to the meeting Tues, I wi angela h. Aug 7, 2011 8:30 AM
Advise please - Hey all: I know I don't attend meeting to often but... I have finished my book (yippy). Should I send it off to one publisher at a time or as many as I can? DANIEL M. Aug 2, 2011 10:58 AM

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