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Agony Aunts

Have a problem (with writing)? Something technical? How to get started, writer's block, POV confusion, are commas purely decorative? Tell the group and we'll discuss it.

(Note for newcomers: We actually meet in the Atrium, next door, but access is through the coffee shop. If the coffee shop is closed then there is a security guard at the Atrium's Blanshard St entrance who will usually let you in.)

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Awesome! Very interesting hearing from other writers about their writing woes. My first Agony Aunts and I have been challenged to create something readable for the Meet and Greet next week! Just what I need.

    2 · July 1, 2014

  • Clíona R.

    Thanks, Peter, for facilitating another great session. I admire both the courage of those willing to share the challenges they're wrestling with, and the generosity group members with a wealth of positive and helpful comments. It's great to have a safe place to tackle the tough work of writing, and among people who understand.

    June 30, 2014

  • Ryan S.

    I hope this is the kind of group where people share there writing, and critique.

    1 · June 24, 2014

    • Peter T

      Yup. The third Monday of each month is set aside for critiquing (usually in a subgroup). Plus we have occasional Show n Tell sessions.

      June 30, 2014

  • Terra H.

    I'll be taking a 3 wk hiatus from the group starting the 30th. Other priorities require my attention but never fear, I will return :D

    June 16, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi, I look forward to experiencing an "Agony Aunts" meeting, as it will be my first.

    June 14, 2014

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