This group is meant to bring together dedicated and serious female identified writers who value voice, write as a form of artistic expression and are working on getting published.

If you are interested in\already engaged in entrepreneurial ventures around writing,I'd love to talk about this as well. However, this is NOT A REQUIREMENT to be in this group!

I am hoping to share work, organize readings and events, and create a community of female writers.

I am holding these events at my house, so please don't share my address with others. This is a female-identified space only. This is important to me.

If you are allergic to cats, please let me know. I have THREE. I will make other arrangements if necessary.

 

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Recent Meetups

  • August 2, 2014 · 3:00 PM

    Read our work & check-in about submission goals

    2 ruminators & creators

    This will be the group's second meeting. Our first meeting was lovely! The feedback was quality and spot on, as well as respectfully delivered. YES! THIS IS POSSIBLE! We... Learn more
  • July 6, 2014 · 3:00 PM

    Read our work & Mingle

    3 ruminators & creators | 4.00

    Bring an excerpt of what you are working on.  Read this excerpt. (Let's say 5 pages) Fiction\Poetry\Non-Fiction\Editorial\Play\Screen Play etc. Tell us if there is... Learn more
  • January 6, 2014 · 8:00 PM

    Share circle.

    3 ruminators & creators

    The Art Bring a short piece of writing (3-5 minutes or less) to read.  Talk a bit about our writing projects. The Work Talk a bit about our entrepreneurial endeavors... Learn more
  • October 6, 2013 · 4:00 PM

    A drink and a prompt

    3 ruminators & creators

    Like our last meet-up, we will start with a prompt (accompanied by a short reading) have about a half hour to write, then share.  Intros at the beginning.  Room for... Learn more
  • August 26, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    A drink and a prompt

    7 ruminators & creators | 5.00

    This place is pretty cool.  The back patio has a fire pit and picnic tables.  You can order drinks and sit at the tables on a first come first serve basis.  There are... Learn more
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  • gina goldblatt founded The Girls Are Not Ornamental

    on April 28

 

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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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