Meet other local writers and let creativity bloom! Come to a Writers Meetup to review work, trade literary tips, make friends and have fun! All writers -- and would-be writers -- are welcome!

We meet once a month at the Centrerville branch of  Fairfax County Public Libraries. We do not collect any dues. New comers are encouraged to attend the monthly meetings and participate. Please RSVP for a meeting by logging on to the Meetup page.

Please note that the facilities of this Meetup are not to be used for mass mailings, promotions, and/or sale of products and services.

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Recent Meetups

  • February 8 · 1:30 PM

    Comment on stories

    21 Wordsmiths | 5.00

    Please submit your stories for review. Guidelines: 1. Try to limit up to ten pages. No hard and fast rule, just a recommendation 2. Upload the stories to Meetup's file... Learn more
  • January 4 · 1:30 PM

    Hey, I am just a writer

    15 Wordsmiths | 5.00

    Did it ever occur to you that once your family and friends have recognized  you as a writer you get requests, at the most unexpected times and without warning, to... Learn more
  • December 7, 2014 · 1:30 PM

    The writing life: Revision

    13 Wordsmiths | 5.00

    One of the most challenging tasks for a writer is to formulate an idea for writing a story, an essay, memoir or a poem and  bring it to fruition. One has to overcome the... Learn more
  • November 9, 2014 · 1:30 PM

    Send us your stories

    16 Wordsmiths | 5.00

    Please submit your stories (fiction, poetry, memoir...) for review. Newcomers should note that you need to upload these to the Files section of our Meetup. Please try to... Learn more
  • October 5, 2014 · 1:30 PM

    The writing life: A personal perspective

    17 Wordsmiths | 4.50

    Don Jeffries will be our guest speaker. Don is a member of the NVWG. He published his first novel in 2007, as well as several short stories. His new book, a non fiction,... Learn more
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  • Ashok Shenolikar founded Northern Virginia Writers Guild

    on April 15

Founded Apr 15, 2009

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