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Call out for writing - Sat. 7/11 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, July 11th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side of Jane Jul 2, 2015 1:29 PM
Tuesday Meeting Rescheduled to Thursday - Hi all - Many apologies - tomorrow's Tuesday night meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday night due to a last-minute conflict . I will try to post any handouts we use in the Files Section on Meetup for those who are interested C. Grace W. Jun 22, 2015 8:20 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 6/20 meeting - Jane Jun 4, 2015 3:35 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 6/20 meeting - Hello I have chapters 1 and 2 from my book posted if no one else post. Tony G On Thu, Jun 4, 2015 at 2:14 PM, Alistaire Tony G. Jun 4, 2015 2:29 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 6/20 meeting - p { margin: 0; } will try to write something but I'm very busy with medical stuff right now Alistaire Jun 4, 2015 2:14 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 6/20 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, June 20th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side of Jane Jun 4, 2015 12:14 PM
Meetup details changed: The Silver Spring Writers Meetup Group - Saturday, June 13th Meeting - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SilverSp­ringWritersGroup/events/221702­937/ When : Satur Jane May 18, 2015 2:41 PM
Re: [writers-395] Urgent - Please post work for Sat. 5/16 meeting ASAP - Hey Jane   I have posted chapters 1 and 2 if no one else wants to post. On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 9:47 AM, Jane < Tony G. May 11, 2015 10:15 AM
Re: [writers-395] Urgent - Please post work for Sat. 5/16 meeting ASAP - Jane, thanks for the email and instructions for uploading files; I submitted a poem for review this morning.  This will be my first meetup with the group and I look forward to meeting ever Jamie May 11, 2015 10:14 AM
Urgent - Please post work for Sat. 5/16 meeting ASAP - Hi all!  Please post work ASAP for the Sat. 5/16 meeting.  My original message (with more details) is below.  Thanks! Peace always, Jane ______________________________­______________________________­_____ Hi everyone! N Jane May 11, 2015 9:47 AM
Call out for writing - Sat. 5/16 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, May 16th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side of t Jane May 4, 2015 2:49 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting (meetup: message 13 of 20) - Thanks a lot fo Jane Apr 27, 2015 4:56 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting (meetup: message 13 of 20) - For the record, many smart phones also have a Skype app if no laptops are available. Jeffrey. On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 12:11 PM, Alistaire - Jeffrey C. J. Apr 27, 2015 2:53 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting - Jane Apr 27, 2015 1:57 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting - p { margin: 0; } Welcome. I have no problem at all rearranging my schedule. Writing might be Alistaire Apr 27, 2015 1:49 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting - Jane Apr 27, 2015 12:59 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting - p { margin: 0; } Jane, I have a mac laptop which I could bring, but I have something else planned for th Alistaire Apr 27, 2015 12:11 PM
Call out for laptop - Saturday, May 2nd meeting - Hi all!  Please let me know if anyone has a laptop that we could use at the Saturday, May 2nd meeting.  We need to Skype in Tony, who will be remotely participating in the meeting (and having his work reviewed). Thanks!  Have a good day! Jane Apr 27, 2015 11:45 AM
Location for Tonight's Meeting - Hi all, Zed's Cafe is closed tonight so we will be meeting at the Qdoba at 8515 Colesville Road in Silver Spring (ab C. Grace W. Mar 30, 2015 6:34 PM
This Week's Dialogue Meeting, Camp NaNoWriMo - Hi! Two quick notes about this week's meetups: The "Tuesday Night" meeting this month will actually be tomorrow, Monday at 7pm at Zed's Cafe in Silver Spring. We'll be talking about our current work and doing a dialogue exercis C. Grace W. Mar 29, 2015 3:04 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting [address removed] exclusive) - Jane Mar 25, 2015 9:06 AM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting [address removed] exclusive) - Sure, Skype would be great.  Just let me know the time/date.  My Skype name is Karl.Ginyard.  Look forward to the review.  I will forward my pages to Jane asap. On Tue, Mar 24, Tony G. Mar 24, 2015 6:56 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting [address removed] exclusive) - Jane Mar 24, 2015 1:51 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting [address removed] exclusive) - I suggest you actually try to find some WiFi and use Skype; we tried Skype for Reston Writers and it didn't work out very well but if you're gonna try it Skype seems the way to go. Jeffrey. Jeffrey C. J. Mar 24, 2015 1:21 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting - Jane Mar 24, 2015 1:07 PM
Re: [writers-395] Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting - Hello Jane Not sure if you remember me but my name is Tony Ginyard and I used to be  regular attendee at the Silver Spring Writers Workshop on Saturdays.  I hope the group is still going strong. I am curr Tony G. Mar 24, 2015 11:50 AM
Call out for writing - Sat. 4/4 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, April 4th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side of Jane Mar 24, 2015 11:35 AM
Call for photographers/final RSVP reminder - anniversary dinner - Hi all! This is a final reminder to RSVP for the anniversary dinner (on Thursday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m), if you haven’t already done so. I need to give the restaurant a final head count.  A link with more information about the event is below. Jane Mar 16, 2015 2:23 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 3/21 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, March 21st meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side of Jane Mar 16, 2015 9:58 AM
RSVP request - Ninth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Thurs. 3/19/15 - 7:00 p.m. - Hi all! If you haven't already done so, please RSVP for the Ninth Annual Anniversary Dinner (Thursday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m.). We need to turn in a headcount to the restaurant. A link with more details about the event is included below. Jane Mar 9, 2015 12:51 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 2/21 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, February 21st meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side Jane Feb 11, 2015 1:56 PM
Re: [writers-395] Dinner with an Editor - Hi. This sounds interesting. Where is it being held? Thanks. Cassandra Wiley Sent fr Cassandra W. Feb 7, 2015 8:27 PM
Re: [writers-395] Dinner with an Editor - I'm interested too. What are the details of the event? Do we need to RSVP somewhere? Sent from my iPhone On Feb 7, 2015, at 7: Kathy L. Feb 7, 2015 1:16 PM
Re: [writers-395] Dinner with an Editor - p { margin: 0; } This sounds like it will be extremely useful to us writers. What's the time and p Alistaire Feb 7, 2015 7:10 AM
Dinner with an Editor - Ellen M. Feb 6, 2015 10:29 PM
Meeting Moved to Thursday - Hello writers! Just a reminder that tonight's meeting has been moved to Thursday evening , at 7:00 pm at Zed's (same time and location). My apologies for the inconvenience - look C. Grace W. Jan 27, 2015 4:33 PM
Urgent - call out for writing - Sat. 1/17 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, January 17th meeting. I mistakenly thought that Josephus had posted his work for the meeting. But, it turns out that it was really for the novelist group. Sorry about the confu Jane Jan 15, 2015 12:55 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 1/3 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, January 3rd meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side o Jane Dec 16, 2014 2:51 PM
Holiday Dinner for Non-Fiction Creative Folk - Fellow writer Ellen has extended an invitation to our group to join the Holiday Dinner & The Art & Business Non-Fiction Storytelling in DC event. It takes place next Thursday, Dec. 11th and there is a small fee ($7) to cover the meeting cost. C. Grace W. Dec 3, 2014 10:23 PM
Re: [writers-395] authors@#thought - Hi all, Please do not click on the link below as it is Spam. We'll reach out to Meetup to find out what's happened h C. Grace W. Nov 21, 2014 4:29 PM
authors@#thought - http://itunustores.com/images/­nwot.php personal code: fir9ow52u David Nov 21, 2014 4:22 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 11/15 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, November 15th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side Jane Nov 7, 2014 11:41 AM
30 Days of Writing! - Howdy, writers! You're invited to join the Silver Spring Novelists for a series of write-ins this month (see dates and times here: www.meetup.com/Silver-Spring-N­ovelists/ev C. Grace W. Nov 1, 2014 1:28 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 11/1 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, November 1st meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side Jane Oct 23, 2014 11:58 AM
Call out for writing - Sat. 10/25 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, October 25th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side Jane Oct 14, 2014 9:38 AM
NaNoWriMo 2014 - Hello, writers! The fall has arrived, and with it another year of National Novel Writing Month (November). If you are looking for a group to get started with, the Silver Spring Novelists will be hosting weekly Meetups starting this week to prep C. Grace W. Oct 5, 2014 5:08 PM
Last call - writing - Sat. 10/4 meeting - if no submission - meeting will be cancelled - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, October 4th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side o Jane Sep 29, 2014 10:53 AM
Call out for writing - Sat. 10/4 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, October 4th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side o Jane Sep 23, 2014 11:44 AM
Call out for writing - Sat. 9/20 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, September 20th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand sid Jane Sep 10, 2014 4:43 PM
Re: [writers-395] Sept 6, - Hi Jane, John Sep 6, 2014 3:18 AM
Call out for writing - Sat. 8/16 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, August 16th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side o Jane Aug 5, 2014 1:47 PM
Spontaneous Camp NaNoWriMo Write-In - Just a spontaneous invite to any of you who may be participating in Camp NaNoWriMo - the Silver Spring Novelists will be meeting tonight for a write-in at Zed's Cafe, located at  C. Grace W. Jul 8, 2014 4:48 PM
Camping in July! - Okay, so really, I mean that there is digital camping in July for writers of all kinds - novelists, short stories, essayists, nonfiction, poetry and scripts. It's Camp NaNoWriMo , hosted onli C. Grace W. Jun 27, 2014 12:05 PM
Call out for writing - Sat. 6/14 meeting - Hi everyone! Nobody has posted anything yet for the Saturday, June 14th meeting. So, if you are interested in being critiqued for that meeting, please post your work ASAP in the files section (under the "More" tab on the right-hand side of Jane Jun 5, 2014 2:06 PM
Tonight's Meeting Cancelled - Good evening - Just a note that due to the heavy rain and thunderstorms we are canceling tonight's meeting. I know several of you (myself included) walk to our meetings at Zed's. Please stay home safe and dry! Here are some links on scr C. Grace W. May 27, 2014 6:25 PM
(no subject) - http://art-of-falconry.eu/modu­les/mod_ara David May 3, 2014 8:27 AM
You're Invited! Fireside Chat & Round Robin Edit - Are you working on a novel or other long-form writing? Join the Silver Spring Novelists for a fireside chat, marshmallow roast, and Round Robin Edit next Monday, April 28th at 6:30 pm. We'll be meeting at Zed's Cafe in downtown Silver Spr C. Grace W. Apr 21, 2014 4:52 PM
Re: [writers-395] Fireside Chat & Round Robin Edit - Grace, I would be happy to help, but because of my handwriting disability, I do not think I can. Alistaire Alistaire Apr 6, 2014 10:03 PM
Fireside Chat & Round Robin Edit - You're invited! The Silver Spring Novelists, a spin-off group of the Silver Spring Writer's Group, is hosting a Fireside Chat & Round Robin Edit later this month. This event is tentatively scheduled for Monday, Apr C. Grace W. Apr 6, 2014 7:21 PM
Fw: - Steverino Apr 3, 2014 6:37 AM
Re: [writers-395] URGENT – Final RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 – - Hi Jane and Everyone, I will leave my kitty at home. She does not travel well. Peac Alistaire Mar 17, 2014 12:48 PM
Re: [writers-395] URGENT – Final RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 – - Hi Jane and Everyone, I will leave my kitty at home. She does not travel well. Peac Alistaire Mar 17, 2014 12:31 PM
URGENT – Final RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 – - Hi all! If you haven't already done so, please RSVP for the Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner (Wednesday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m.). More details about the dinner are listed below. We need to turn in a final headcount to the restaurant. It Jane Mar 17, 2014 11:40 AM
Re: [writers-395] Writing Help - ASAP, thanks On Thu, Mar 6, 2014 at 11:48 PM, Alistaire < [address removed] > wrote: Eli Mar 9, 2014 3:02 AM
Re: [writers-395] Writing Help - When do you want to be called? Alistaire On Mar 6, 2014, at 11:29 PM, Eli wrote: Alistaire Mar 6, 2014 11:47 PM
Re: [writers-395] RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 - 7:00 p.m. - Hi all! The event is listed on the group's webs Jane Mar 6, 2014 11:11 PM
Writing Help - Hello Group, I hope that all is well with you and yours.  I need help writing a letter of appeal for help dealing with a family plight.  Please feel free to reach me at Eli Mar 6, 2014 11:05 PM
Re: [writers-395] RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 - 7:00 p.m. - Hi. What's the location? Take care, -T Sent from my iPhone On Mar 5, 2014, at 7:21 PM, Fabr Tamara A. Mar 5, 2014 8:27 PM
Re: [writers-395] RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 - 7:00 p.m. - Jane, where are you gathering? On Mar 5, 2014, at 7:10 PM, Steverino wrote: Alistaire Mar 5, 2014 7:40 PM
Re: [writers-395] RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 - 7:00 p.m. - jane, Steverino Mar 5, 2014 7:10 PM
Re: [writers-395] RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 - 7:00 p.m. - Hello to every one. My name is Mr. Fabrice,a poet and playwright residing in Fabrice M. Mar 5, 2014 6:36 PM
RSVP request - Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner - Weds. 3/19/14 - 7:00 p.m. - Hi all!  If you haven't already done so, please RSVP for the Eighth Annual Anniversary Dinner (Wednesday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m.).  We need to turn in a headcount to the restaurant. It should be fun!  Hope to see you soon! Peace al Jane Mar 5, 2014 4:47 PM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - Thanks cj - I will be out of town this coming Wednesday but looking forward to it the week after. Thanks for setting this up ! Sent from my Richard R. Nov 3, 2013 11:26 AM
Re: Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - Hi all, Thanks for all the responses. For this month at least, I will be at the coffee house no matter what. If you want to join, feel free to stop on by. I talked with the owner, so we'll have an area reserved. No ne CJ W. Nov 2, 2013 6:38 PM
RE: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I would be interested in participating. The time and p Anne Marie C. Nov 2, 2013 1:02 AM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I'd love to attend, but through December at least I have a college course. However, it would be nice to attend, if possible, next year our Alexis B. Nov 2, 2013 12:58 AM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I am interested. Not sure about this week, but please keep me on the list. Sherry Sherry Nov 2, 2013 12:40 AM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I love the idea as well. I am a new writer and could definitely benefit by way of environment and positive focus - the day and time works for me al Richard R. Nov 1, 2013 2:05 PM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - That sounds great! Wednesdays work with my schedule for now too! Inez Nov 1, 2013 1:48 PM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I'd be interested as well.  It would help me make even more time to write and it would be nice to write someplace other than my little apartment.  I also think writing alongside others would be a big motivator. KAMALA L. Nov 1, 2013 11:49 AM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - It sounds like an interesting idea. Probably couldn't make them all, but I would like to attend at least one. Cassandra W. Oct 28, 2013 7:49 PM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I would be interested. On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 3:07 PM, CJ Wilckens < [address removed] > Tony G. Oct 28, 2013 7:29 PM
Re: [writers-395] Weekly Write-Ins - I would be interested, but I am a little nervous about walking anywhere alone in Silver Spring at night. Alistaire Alistaire Oct 28, 2013 4:48 PM
Weekly Write-Ins - Hi all,  This is x-posted from the discussion boards in case you didn't get a chance to see it.  CJ W. Oct 28, 2013 2:57 PM
Fiction contest for Washington City Paper - Hi all!  This contest below sounds awesome.  Hope you submit a story! Calling all fiction writers: On January 2, Washington City Paper will publish its second annual Fiction Issue. If you've been looking for a chance to set free you Jane Oct 23, 2013 2:50 PM
Re: [writers-395] Writing advice - Elmore Leonard - Thanks for the article, now if only I had his sense of humor:) On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 Marija Aug 23, 2013 8:15 AM
Writing advice - Elmore Leonard - Hi all!  This is some excellent writing advice from Elmore Leonard, who recently passed away.  I loved his way with words... Peace always, Jane Jane Aug 21, 2013 1:08 PM
Re: [writers-395] Fw: Split This Rock is Hiring! Be Our Next Managing Director! - Preview not available Alistaire Jul 26, 2013 2:06 PM
Fw: Split This Rock is Hiring! Be Our Next Managing Director! - Hi all! This sounds like a really cool opportunity. Good luck! Jane Jul 26, 2013 1:38 PM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - Hi Terry, I'm sure we haven't met but I received your Invite and I'll like to attend with a friend. I'm one of those who are very irregular at Silver Spring Meet- ups. If it's ok I'll like to have the full address, thanks. On 6/26/13, Eli Lara Jun 27, 2013 5:54 PM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - Hello, How would I rsvp for the event and what is the exact address? Warm Regards, Eli Sent on the Sprint® Now Network from my BlackBerry® From: Anne Marie Cribbin <dontsquashcribbs@hotmail Eli Jun 26, 2013 3:51 PM
RE: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - Hi all, I'll be zip-caring it from Glenmont on Saturday a Anne Marie C. Jun 26, 2013 3:44 PM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - David Although I have no idea who you are or how I got these emails, this sounds like a great idea. I'm sitting here trying to start on my fifth and FINAL rewrite before publication and doing it at your shindig sounds like Terry I. Jun 26, 2013 2:45 PM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - Hey David Oh man, I wish I could come.  This saturday I will be head to NC.  I am sure you guys will have a great time. Tony Ginyard Tony G. Jun 26, 2013 6:15 AM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - David, Sven Jun 26, 2013 2:58 AM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - Dear David,  Wow, what a great idea! I wish I could attend something as exciting as a one-day writer's retreat right in the Maryland area.  Sadly, I'm performing in the SpeakeasyDC & RISK! collaboration show Stephanie G. Jun 26, 2013 1:00 AM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - David, thank you for hosting such an event. I am very interested in attending something like this, but unfortunately I could no Alistaire Jun 25, 2013 11:34 PM
Re: [writers-395] Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - David, Wow, this sounds like such a great event! I'm sorry to say I won't be Amie M. Jun 25, 2013 11:22 PM
Write-in/Writer's Retreat Saturday June 29 - Hello all! This Saturday, June 29, I am hosting a write-in/writer's retreat at my house. I have po David Jun 25, 2013 11:16 PM
Meetup details changed: The Silver Spring Writers Meetup Group - Saturday, July 13th Meeting - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SilverSp­ringWritersGroup/events/122613­492/ When : Saturd Jane Jun 4, 2013 4:18 PM

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