Do you want to write "me too" fiction or do you think you can do better? Do you want to be one of the ten percent that succeed? Would a group that provides external expectation help you motivate? This is intended to be a focused group of science fiction and fantasy writers who want to help each other with ongoing projects. We usually hold bi-weekly meetings on weekends or weeknights depending on what members want. This would be a creative group that helps you flex your writing muscles, by using collaboration, creative prompts, a forum to get feedback on anything you are currently working on, and a way to bring together writers of a common genre for support and ultimately getting published. I plan on choosing venues to meet that are conducive to creativity, anywhere from cozy independent coffee shops, or free public libraries in the area. Do you feel you have something awesome to add to the group? Then please do join our movement..

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  • January 8 · 7:15 PM

    January 8 at the Mermaid

    4 Sci-Fi cronies

    PLEASE NOTE: This will be the final meetup scheduled for this group. We are moving to our own Mermaid meetup, which you can find here: http://www.meetup.com/... Learn more
  • December 11, 2014 · 7:15 PM

    December 11 at the Mermaid

    7 Sci-Fi cronies

    Laura, Doug, and Scott to submit. Due to the holiday the deadline will be Friday, 11/28, not Thursday. Also, please review the charter (once I revise it and put it in... Learn more
  • November 20, 2014 · 7:15 PM

    Nov. 20 at the Mermaid

    7 Sci-Fi cronies

    Pam and Phil to submit. Please also review the Mermaid charter that I've uploaded. We will discuss it and then either approve it at this meetup in order to form the new... Learn more
  • October 30, 2014 · 7:15 PM

    October 30 at the Mermaid

    7 Sci-Fi cronies

    The R&E has a reading in the front room again, so we're defaulting to the Mermaid. We're discussing Doug's, Laura's, and Scott's submissions.
  • October 9, 2014 · 7:15 PM

    October 9 at the Mermaid

    8 Sci-Fi cronies

    UPDATE: It turns out that the Read & Eat has a book reading going on the same night, so we'll be meeting at the Mermaid instead this time. Submissions from Laura, Meade,... Learn more
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