“ I found the meetup group extremely helpful and very insightful in their critiques. Everyone was friendly and welcoming! ”
— on Mar 22, 2016.
“ I love it. Meeting with everyone is encouraging. The critiques are productive and helpful. ”
— on Mar 20, 2016.
“ intelligent, insightful, helpful ,talented ”
— on Nov 23, 2015.
“ This is a great group. Everyone gives very insightful feedback. Thank you to Katherine for the group and keeping each session focused and productive. ”
— on Jul 20, 2015.
“ Very helpful! ”
— on Jun 7, 2015.
“ It's a good mix of people and writing styles and I'm excited to get to know everyone better. ”
— on May 3, 2015.
“ My first time. Great group of writers. I'll have to review rules and look at their works, but from what I heard in the meeting I can expert candid, constructive criticism. I welcome and look forward to that. Glenn Parris ”
— on Nov 23, 2014.
“ Great group of critics and writers. ”
— on Jun 15, 2014.
“ The perfect group to encourage beginning or seasoned writers. It was never said or implied but everyone left their egos at the door. ”
— on Nov 24, 2013.
“ I enjoyed it very much. You guys were brutally honest with one another and I liked that. Being my first time I was a little lost, but I look forward to getting involved and reading some stories. ”
— on Sep 16, 2013.
“ Some members give more useful critiques than others, but you will always learn something and get a fresh perspective on your work. ”
— on Jun 9, 2013.
“ A bunch of know-it-alls. Thank the gods. My kind of people. ”
— on Jan 20, 2013.
“ Excellent ”
— on Aug 26, 2012.
“ I liked it. Though I don't write, I liked being ale to give a different perspective to the writers. I think having someone that doesn't know the technical aspects of writing, but does read a lot could be beneficial. I would love to be ale to say that I helped someone. Again, everyone was very nice and welcoming to me. ”
— on Apr 30, 2012.
“ I like the ability of each member to give different feedback, allowing me to improve my work. ”
— on Sep 11, 2011.
“ So far the feedback that I have received from this writers group has been very beneficial. It has consistently revealed weaknesses in my writing and encouraged me to continue writing. ”
— on Jul 11, 2011.
“ As stated above, I love the detailed analysis each reviewer gives and I believe each person gave something valuable to the authors. ”
— on May 16, 2011.
“ Join if you want critiques. Stay away if you want empty praise and Family-Feud style encouragement (where everything you put down on the page is 'great!'). ”
— on May 23, 2010.
“ A good step to take before sending out you're manuscript. Maybe it will even help to skip some of those rejection letters. ”
— on Dec 20, 2009.