Our purpose: to encourage writing and build community in a safe and friendly environment.

Each month, we host three writing sessions and a social gathering connected to a greater Portland arts event.

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Recent Meetups

  • 4 days ago · 6:30 PM

    An Evening to Write

    16 Writers | 5.00

    Writing can be lonely; for most it is a solitary art. An Evening to Write is an opportunity for you to interact with other writers, to be inspired and to make new... Learn more
  • August 20 · 6:30 PM

    Writing Workshop

    14 Writers | 5.00

    Would you like to submit your writing to be reviewed by some of your peers? Here’s how: format your work with a minimum 1.5 line spacing and a minimum 11 point font to... Learn more
  • August 12 · 6:30 PM

    Write Club

    25 Writers | 5.00

    This is how Write Club works: 1. PROMPT • Once WRITE CLUB is underway, the host will provide attendees with a prompt. Attendees may use the prompt as inspiration or... Learn more
  • August 4 · 6:30 PM

    An Evening to Write

    14 Writers | 5.00

    Our new meeting place is the Maine Irish Heritage Center. The MIHC is the old St. Dominic's Catholic Church.  Danforth St. is the first street on the right after the... Learn more
  • July 16 · 6:30 PM

    Writing Workshop

    10 Writers | 4.50

    Would you like to submit your writing to be reviewed by some of your peers? Here’s how: format your work with a minimum 1.5 line spacing and a minimum 11 point font to... Learn more
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  • Timothy Gillis founded Portland Writers Group

    on September 16

 
Founded Sep 16, 2012

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