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What is the purpose of a novel? - Ultimately, what readers desire is to be transported into your world so wh Greg S. Aug 19, 2013 8:17 AM
Fwd: News Release: JRW's August Writing Show Investigates the Interview - Preview not available Greg S. Aug 15, 2013 4:19 PM
Fwd: Forwarding this article from Writer's Digest - Preview not available Greg S. Aug 13, 2013 6:38 PM
Fwd: Tomorrow: Join 16 Gangplankers at "GangplankRVA: BYOW Website Workshop (Wordpress and Social Media)" - FYI Greg S. Aug 12, 2013 12:35 PM
Three Worthwhile Writing Webinars - Preview not available Greg S. Aug 9, 2013 11:53 PM
Meetup details changed: Agile Writer Non-Profit Proposal - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/agilewri­terclub/events/133490462/ Please notice the date change Greg S. Aug 8, 2013 7:18 PM
Rejection... - To briefly recap: Ross had written a mystery novel that had been turned down everywhere he sent it. So, as an experiment to see how the publishing business really worked, he retyped a National Book Award-winning novel -- & Greg S. Aug 4, 2013 10:49 PM
Virginia literary festival teen 13 - Coming soon... Oct 17 https://www.facebook.com/event­s/193283700840625/?ref=ts&­fref=ts Greg S. Aug 1, 2013 9:41 PM
Alternatives to Amazon's Kindle 30% Tax - Preview not available Greg S. Aug 1, 2013 1:20 PM
Fantasci - FantaSci 2013 August 3rd 10am-4:30pm Chesapeake Central Library 298 Cedar Road in Chesapeake, VA FantaSci is coming once again to Chesapeake Central Library, bringing artists, authors, vendors, tv personal Greg S. Jul 31, 2013 2:21 PM
Fwd: Greg, Lacey invites you to join Kiva Zip - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 29, 2013 9:36 AM
Fwd: Greg, Lacey invites you to join Kiva Zip - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 29, 2013 8:53 AM
Wordpress Seminar - All, I'm sorry we had so many technical problems today. Thanks for hanging in there through it. It was clear that we need a sort of pre-wordpress seminar on social media and which ones do what. So I'll prepare that over Greg S. Jul 27, 2013 4:32 PM
Fwd: Glimmer Train - July 31 deadline - Greg S. Jul 24, 2013 11:17 AM
3 tips - http://www.mguhlin.org/2013/07­/3-rules-for-writing-well.html­ Greg S. Jul 23, 2013 11:52 PM
Fwd: Feature your book in 2 amazing events this fall - FYI Greg S. Jul 23, 2013 10:10 PM
Fwd: Teaching your writers how to get an agent - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 17, 2013 9:50 AM
Meetup details changed: The First Sixty Pages - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/agilewri­terclub/events/128366972/ When : Saturday, July 13, 2013 Greg S. Jul 12, 2013 6:09 PM
Fwd: This Weekend: Get Agent Feedback on Your First Five Pages and Establish a Publishing Plan - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 10, 2013 7:51 PM
Fwd: News Release: JRW'S July Writing Show Explores YA Fiction at the Source - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 10, 2013 2:07 PM
Fwd: FW: Narrative--Story and Poetry Contest Deadlines - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 9, 2013 8:24 PM
Fwd: Living Now Book Awards - 20 Days Left to Enter - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 9, 2013 11:49 AM
Fwd: A useful website - Hi Greg, Greg S. Jul 8, 2013 9:09 AM
Publishing Demographics Final Correction - All, I've composed some slides based on publishing demographics from 2012. These data came at a pretty price ($800) so please take the Greg S. Jul 4, 2013 12:18 AM
Publishing Demographics Correction - All, I've composed some slides based on publishing demographics from 2012. These data came at a pretty price ($800) so please take the time to review these Greg S. Jul 4, 2013 12:08 AM
Publishing Demographics - All, I've composed some slides based on publishing demographics from 2012. These data came at a pretty price ($800) so please take the time to review these slides. The complete set of data is available in the dropb Greg S. Jul 4, 2013 12:06 AM
Fwd: Very Short Fiction contest now open. Bulletin 78 follows. - Preview not available Greg S. Jul 1, 2013 11:05 AM
Fwd: FW: fiction writing contest - Win $3,000 writing the winning story about law or lawyers: Greg S. Jun 28, 2013 11:19 AM
Fwd: 7 Reasons Writing a Book Makes You a Badass - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 28, 2013 9:14 AM
Fwd: Join us in Middleburg - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 27, 2013 6:04 PM
Fwd: James River Writers Announces Laura Long as the Winner of the Best Unpublished Novel Contest: Phyllis Haislip and Derek Kannemeyer Named Finalists - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 25, 2013 1:56 PM
Meetup Cancelled: CANCELLED: Craft of Writing - CANCELLED: Craft of Writing, scheduled to occur on Saturday, June 22,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the Greg S. Jun 21, 2013 5:14 PM
Undaunted Author Keeps Creating - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 20, 2013 10:36 AM
Fwd: Tips for Using Your Logline to Elevate Your Story - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 13, 2013 4:07 PM
Fwd: Fw: You have received feedback on Wisdom. - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 7, 2013 1:36 PM
Books Alive Conference - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 6, 2013 3:56 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Fwd: Vocabulary - I've heard the word "galoot" used before. It may have been in a cartoon. But I bought the book because I love learning new words!!! Bon Jun 3, 2013 12:15 PM
Fwd: Vocabulary - Cyndy Kelly Writes... Greg -   I'm reading 30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary. Would recomm Greg S. Jun 2, 2013 4:38 PM
Fwd: Fiction Open begins. Deadline for New Writers contest extended. - Preview not available Greg S. Jun 1, 2013 8:46 AM
Fwd: Hunt Country Writers' Retreat Agenda and Schedule - Preview not available Greg S. May 29, 2013 11:35 AM
Meetup details changed: The Hero's Two Journeys - Video - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/agilewri­terclub/events/120169562/   DVD 1 covers the Outer Jou Greg S. May 23, 2013 1:21 PM
2014 Va Festival of the Book - This is the link for people interested in applying as possible participants in the 2014 Virginia Festival of the Book: Greg S. May 21, 2013 5:39 PM
Fwd: Tina invited you to the event: Book fair to benefit Douglas Freeman High School - Please support this event if you are able... ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Tina Glasneck < Greg S. May 13, 2013 2:44 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Fwd: Book 'Em North Carolina Author Registrations and Sponsorships - Hi all,   Just wanted to let people know that Trish Terrell was in my Hopewell writer's club. She is a great writer and person and I highly recommend signing up for the Festival. I already have.   sarah n. May 8, 2013 12:43 PM
Fwd: Book 'Em North Carolina Author Registrations and Sponsorships - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Patricia M. Terrell Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 Subject: Book 'Em North Carolina Author Registrations and Sponsorships To: thinkable@thi Greg S. May 8, 2013 12:37 PM
Fwd: New Writer contest opens today. Bulletin 76 follows. - Preview not available Greg S. May 1, 2013 12:21 PM
Fwd: a plug for you - Cool news from Diana ! Greg, check out my Book Exp America listing that will be visible on the ebook kios Greg S. May 1, 2013 12:18 PM
Fwd: Check out the May/June Writers Digest - Cyndy Kelly says... Greg - please remind the group that the recent edition of WD has some great articles in it. Specifically, t Greg S. Apr 30, 2013 10:02 PM
Wisdom Novels Newsletter - Bon Apr 29, 2013 5:08 PM
Christine Phillips asks for a ride - " Wondering if someone can help me with transportation to AW meetings. I'm recuperating from having a total knee replacement April 9th, and not allowed to drive for at least 4 more weeks. I will h Greg S. Apr 27, 2013 4:15 PM
Strange Chemistry Submissions - http://strangechemistrybooks.c­om/2013/04/26/strange-chemistr­y-unagented-submissions-2013/ Strange Chemistry U Greg S. Apr 26, 2013 11:31 PM
New Adult Fiction - From The Book Doctors: "New Adult" has become one of the leading buzzwords of today's book marketplace, but what exactly does it mean? A recent panel discussion put toget Greg S. Apr 25, 2013 1:10 PM
Suzan McKenzie wrote about being a Military Brat - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 21, 2013 10:16 PM
Fwd: Have You Written Something Great? It’s Time For Some Recognition - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 18, 2013 6:07 PM
Fwd: April 11, 2013 - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 11, 2013 8:26 AM
Fwd: Writer's Club - Sally Norkus, friend and author of 2 memoirs and her novel "The Secret Diary of Sarah Chamberlain" writes... Hey Greg, Could yo Greg S. Apr 5, 2013 3:21 PM
Fwd: Alan Armand Bedard sent you a message: New online Sci-Fi magazine needs writers - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Meetup < [address removed] > Date: Fri, Apr 5, 2013 at 12:1 Greg S. Apr 5, 2013 8:27 AM
Fwd: FW: The April 1st Early Bird Deadline is Approaching! - Writers Competitions coming up! ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Rishonda Anthony < [address removed] Greg S. Mar 28, 2013 12:46 PM
Fwd: Glimmer Train - March 31 deadline - Greg S. Mar 21, 2013 10:36 AM
J. Sarge Reynolds Book Club - Around the World through Books The JSRCC Book Discussion Series presents Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo Discussion Leader: Dr. Ghazala Hashmi Tuesday, April 9 5:30 Greg S. Mar 7, 2013 12:01 PM
Meeting cancelled - Due to the inclement weather I am cancelling tonight's meeting. I hope to see you all at the Joseph Campbell documentary on Saturday at 1pm. Greg S. Mar 6, 2013 9:17 AM
Fwd: FW: Anniversary Celebration - EVERY Course on Sale PLUS FREE Shipping - 4 Days Only - Preview not available Greg S. Mar 4, 2013 1:20 PM
Writers Digest Competition - Preview not available Greg S. Mar 1, 2013 5:36 PM
StellarCon 37 - http://www.stellarcon.com/abou­t.php StellarCon 37 Mar 1-3, 2013 UNC Greensborough, NC StellarCon is one of the Greg S. Mar 1, 2013 5:05 PM
Authors for Libraries - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 24, 2013 4:03 PM
Fwd: Glimmer Train - February 28 deadline - Greg S. Feb 20, 2013 10:16 AM
Upcoming Conferences - Check out my new listing of conferences in the area. I've limited them to those in the VA, WV, NC, and DC areas. http://agilewriters.com/?page_­id=337080 Greg Greg S. Feb 17, 2013 4:16 PM
5 bigtime novels and how they were rejected - at first! - "Did you know that Moby-Dick was originally rejected for publication because it had the word "dick" in the title? No? Well, that's because we just made that up. But it turns out that some of the most-read boo Greg S. Feb 15, 2013 12:59 AM
Short Story Contest - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 14, 2013 10:02 PM
RavenCon - It's Coming! RavenCon April 5-7, 2013 Science Fiction & Fantasy return to Richmond with RavenCon 2013, a weekend celebrating the genres of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror. (And as we’re playing the Edgar Allan Poe angle Greg S. Feb 14, 2013 1:27 PM
RavenCon is coming! - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 13, 2013 1:22 PM
Fwd: You're invited to VCU Visiting Writers Series -   Greg S. Feb 6, 2013 1:25 PM
Fwd: Launch of Women's Sourcebook Online - For all you WOMEN writers! This is a free resource... Greg S. Feb 5, 2013 1:25 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Free: Movie "Finding Joe" - Joseph Campbell Documentary - Free: Movie "Finding Joe" - Joseph Campbell Documentary, scheduled to occur on Saturday, February 9,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the Greg S. Feb 3, 2013 1:24 PM
Agile Writers Becoming a Non-Profit - All, I'm putting the wheels in motion to make Agile Writers a non-profit corporation. The reason for this is to start spreading the good news about Agile Writers and encourage other people to start their own Agile Writers groups. Also, to get f Greg S. Jan 30, 2013 9:17 PM
INCLEMENT WEATHER - We're expecting a bit of bad weather tonight. High gusts of wind and rain. I will be holding the meeting as usual. Use your best judgement as to whether you should venture out or not. Greg Greg S. Jan 30, 2013 2:50 PM
Meetup details changed: Publishing Demographics - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/agilewri­terclub/events/91985122/ When : Saturday, January 2 Greg S. Jan 21, 2013 8:44 PM
Amazon Breakout Novel Contest - Check out this contest by Amazon http://www.amazon.com/b?node=3­32264011 Greg S. Jan 19, 2013 2:51 AM
Publishing Demographics - If you could pick the best genre, out­let, for­mat, audi­ence for your next book, what would it be? Well if you knew the demo­graph­ics of the American reader, you would have a leg up on most authors. Check out my Demographics Powerpoint on Greg S. Jan 17, 2013 11:18 PM
Fwd: Richmond Writers - More announcements - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 16, 2013 12:03 PM
Fwd: Very Short Fiction contest now open. Bulletin 72 follows. - Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction contest... ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Glimmer Train < Greg S. Jan 10, 2013 7:40 PM
Your Elevator Speech - http://www.linkedin.com/today/­post/article/20130108155644-55­4288-why-everyone-needs-an-ele­vator-pitch?ref=email Greg S. Jan 9, 2013 10:08 AM
Bonnie Watson to sign her book "Wisdom" at Barnes & Noble, Chesterfieild Towne Centre - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 8, 2013 2:47 PM
Greg Mentioned in "Heroes" Blog - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 8, 2013 2:25 PM
New! Agile Minute Videos - Check out our new series of videos called "Agile Minutes". Each week I'll add a new one-minute video talking about some aspect of Agile Writing. http://agilewriters.com/?page_­id=206633 Greg S. Dec 29, 2012 12:27 PM
Fwd: FW: "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens - Preview not available Greg S. Dec 20, 2012 3:54 PM
Meetup details changed: Agile Open Meeting - Featuring Ruth Perkinson - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/agilewri­terclub/events/95288062/ Come meet our special Guest Host: noveli Greg S. Dec 17, 2012 4:14 PM
The new Videos page on AgileWriters.com - Hey all, I added a new page to AgileWriters.com that holds some of the videos that I've found inspirational and instuctive. Here's the link: http://agilewriters.com/?page_­id=1742 Greg S. Dec 16, 2012 4:44 PM
Fwd: FW: Support WBN This Holiday Season - Preview not available Greg S. Dec 14, 2012 10:06 AM
Fwd: Television interview - Our good friend Sally Norkus has great news! ------- Hey Greg, Could you pass the word that I will be interviewed on CBS Morning Show on Dec 17th between 9-10 on my book The Secret Diary of Sarah C Greg S. Dec 9, 2012 9:41 PM
Fwd: Libbie Barnes & Noble: Book Signing...Monday, Dec. 10th - My Friend Ruth Perkinson says ... The Mayan calendar is right...the stars are aligned...drum roll Greg S. Dec 9, 2012 5:11 PM
Ruth Perkinson at B&N - Hey gang, friend, author, and fellow meetup facilitator Ruth Perkinson is having a book signing at Libby Place B&N. She writes: Greg S. Dec 5, 2012 9:49 PM
Fwd: Fiction Open contest opens today. Bulletin 71 follows. - Preview not available Greg S. Dec 1, 2012 11:37 AM
RavenCon - Hey Gang! RavenCon is coming! Please check out their Facebook page and LIKE them. There is going to be a lot of information and fun coming from RavenCon in the coming weeks. You'll not want to miss it! https://www.facebook.com/raven­con Greg Greg S. Dec 1, 2012 11:25 AM
Fwd: link to site that writers can use - This just in from Michele... http://www.researchforwriters.­com/   Greg:  This is the site that Ken Follet uses (and other writers Greg S. Nov 23, 2012 11:24 AM
Speedier Web Sites - Friends, I just transferred http://AgileWriters.com and http://AgileWriterPress.com over to a new server. Please take a minute to visit the sites and let me know if you see any problems. You should notice better performance - instead of Greg S. Oct 28, 2012 12:45 AM
Meetup Cancelled: Marketing Demographics for Your Book (Registration Required) - I'll replan this event for next year some time. Greg S. Oct 26, 2012 10:49 AM
Christina Ranallo on the Hero's Journey - Preview not available Greg S. Oct 26, 2012 9:23 AM
Fwd: FW: Link to my book on Amazon - Hey Everyone! Diana Caron of the Agile Writer Workshop just published her book as a Kindle eBook. See below! I believe I was the first to order one! Greg Greg S. Oct 15, 2012 1:49 PM
Writer's Digest Conference - FYI Dear GREGORY, I wanted to get in touch to let you k Greg S. Oct 11, 2012 4:39 PM

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