New Meetup: Evanston writing critique meeting

From: David W.
Sent on: Monday, January 4, 2010 12:33 PM
Announcing a new Meetup for The North Side and Evanston Writer's Group!

What: Evanston writing critique meeting

When: Sunday, January 17,[masked]:30 PM

Where:
Borders Books Music and Cafe
1700 Maple Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(847)[masked]

At this meeting, writers share a piece of their work, and the people at the meeting share their thoughts.

Please go here to post your work and read work for the meeting:
http://www.meetup.com/author/files/

Guidelines for Everyone:
- Anyone willing to give a thoughtful critique is welcome.

- Members participate, in discussion, on the piece. Some members give written feedback (Ex. on printed out work, by email).

- Please check for stories here . Please read at least some of each piece posted, for this date. If you are not sure what will be critiqued, feel free to email .


- It is good to read a equal proportion of each writer's piece. While it is best to read everything, if you are short on time, please read at least a couple pages of each.


Guidelines for sharing work:
- All genre's and forms are welcome (Ex. chapter of a novel, short story, play, screenplay, poem, article, etc.).

- You may share your work, by posting here (highly recommended), or by bringing work to read aloud.

- It is best to post 2 or more days prior to the meeting.

- If you post a piece online, yet find out you will not be able to attend, please email me, so that I can inform the group, out of courtesy for the group. It is especially great if you can email, about this, at least 2 days in advance.

- please email, if you are posting a piece, for revision, which has already been discussed at a meeting. There are special procedures for this.

- please email, if you are changing the date, for which you want you want your piece critiqued, OR you you have decided to NOT have a piece critiqued.

Note: You may share a work as a link. In this case, please post a file containing the link, so that people will find and read your work.



Here are more details about posting online and other means of sharing your work:
http://www.meetup.com/author/messages/boards/thread/7527905

Here is information about reading files, if you are having trouble seeing the work, on your computer:
http://www.meetup.com/author/messages/boards/thread/7617055

Feel free to email about any questions or suggestions.

Learn more here:
http://www.meetup.com/author/calendar/12217709/

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