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Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] What we'll be working on tonight - Just got home and I'm not feeling well.  Sorry to cancel last minute but I need to lie down On Sep 7,[masked]:57 PM, "Debbie" < Linnea G. Sep 7, 2016 5:47 PM
What we'll be working on tonight - Sorry, forgot to send out the email. So if you haven't figured it out, this is what we'll be working on download them here: Amy Haddad - America after the Fall - Amy Part 6 B Debbie Sep 7, 2016 2:57 PM
What we be working on for July 21st - Here's what we'll be working on for Wed July 21st The files can be found HERE ­­­­Magyar Posta- Paul Part 4 Book 1 - Linnea CheezyBoiz4 - Rick As always if you have any questions, or you Debbie Jul 18, 2016 3:22 PM
What we be working on for May 18th - Sorry for the very late email - I'm sorry all, time totally got a way from me. Here's what we'll be working on tomorrow. The files can be found here http://www.meetup.com/evanston­writers/files/ Artificial Creativity - Amy MuslimsMexicans-Chap­ter1 - Rick Debbie May 17, 2016 9:17 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] What we will be working on for February 15th - Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android Andrew Z. Apr 3, 2016 7:13 PM
The EWW Critique Group has a new home! - Feel free to bring anything you might want to eat or drink. See you there! I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/e Debbie Apr 3, 2016 3:53 PM
What we'll be working on and Venue update - PLEASE READ - Sorry again for the lateness. Have been scrambling to find somewhere for us to meet. A friend has graciously offered there conference room in downtown Evanston but it will not have any furniture this week. I talked to the Barnes and Nobel and they said Debbie Mar 14, 2016 6:19 PM
What we will be working on for March 2nd - Sorry Guys- Better late then never. This is what you'll be working on tomorrow.  Please download the .doc files. Files can be found HERE Parasite Culture edit c Debbie Mar 1, 2016 7:48 PM
Yearly Dues - Hi all - We ask everyone who attends sessions on a regular basis to become a member. Membership is only $25 a year for up to four twice monthly groups and helps meet our costs. If you have not done it yet, please log into the Evanston W Debbie Feb 17, 2016 8:07 PM
What we will be working on for February 15th - Sorry for the late email but some people were a little late in getting their submissions in, either that or they put them up to fill the void, either way thanks :) So here's what we'll be working on: Fifth submission - Jeff P Debbie Feb 15, 2016 11:58 PM
We need to find somewhere else to hang our hat - The Hilton has been wonderful to us over the last couple years, but they have come under new management. The new management is cutting back on giving away free space. We need to be out of there in the next couple months. If anyone knows of anywhere els Debbie Feb 3, 2016 1:35 AM
What we will be working on for February 3rd - Here's what we'll be working on for this Wed Feb 3 Files can be found HERE Charleys Dragons Revised Part 3 - Linnea Swansong - revision 1 - Paul Parasite Culture Debbie Feb 1, 2016 10:16 PM
Sorry for the story confusion for the meeting of the 6th - Phil here. The first part of the Halloween Murder Mystery was to be read at the last meeting. Unfortunately, family matters pulled me from Illinois on that date. I have uploaded a complete version of the story for your review. Do not ed Phil Jan 4, 2016 6:31 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] What we will be working on for October 7th - Debbie, is it this Wednesday that is the critique group? that is good because I'm Mark H. Oct 3, 2015 6:41 PM
What we will be working on for October 7th - This is what we will be working on this Wednesday Octo er 7. they can be downloaded HERE or paste http://www.meetup.com/evanston­writers/files/ into your browser We Are All Going To Die Debbie Oct 3, 2015 12:26 PM
Story for August 5, 2015 Critique Meeting - There is just one story for this week's meeting, The Watercolor. Please click on the link or copy into your internet browser to download it. http://files.meetup.com/461060­/The%20Watercolor%20%28for%20E­WW%29.doc See you on Wednesday. Phil Aug 2, 2015 6:30 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Meetup Cancelled: The Critique Group - Hi Debbie, I am one of the culpable parties [no Mike G. Jul 4, 2015 6:48 PM
Meetup Cancelled: The Critique Group - Since we had no submissions for this week I am cancelling The Critique Group, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, July 1,[masked]:00 PM. I know we have this lull every summer but its been a couple of meetups without submissions. What do we need to Debbie Jun 29, 2015 12:06 AM
Critique Group file announcements - The files for each Critique Group meeting will now be announced about midday the preceding Sunday, rather than Saturday. This is to give late posters time to fix any problems with their files. The midnight Friday deadline remains in effect. Ros Ross Jun 14, 2015 1:45 PM
Off Campus Writers Workshop - Writer's Resource Conference - I'll be one of the speakers at this great event as will Chicago's own Scott Turow and many other great author teachers. Please consider attending. Full details and speakers bios can be found Debbie May 5, 2015 8:58 PM
MS Word and passive voice - Some of you have heard me say that the MS Word grammar checker does a good job finding sentences in passive voice. This is no longer true . I deliberately wrote several passive sentences, then checked the Ross Mar 3, 2015 10:02 PM
Donations - I would like let everyone who has tried to donate to EWW through the meetup group know how much your thoughtfulness and helpfulness is appreciated. I have looked into this new feature they offer and they take a huge percentage and charge a handling fee Debbie Feb 4, 2015 11:20 AM
TAKE NOTE: Change in Files for January 7 - Supie has decided not to come this time, so we will do her piece, Eleanor short rewrite, at the next meeting. Instead we will do Jim Dudas' Ross Jan 5, 2015 6:57 PM
New Writing Contest starting up. - From Steven Bergmark: "You may not remember me, but last February I attended a few meetings. Since then, I've moved to far  south to attend, but I wanted to let you know about a project I'm launching. It's primarily a 24 hour writing contes Ross Aug 29, 2014 10:26 PM
The Authors Guild vs. "The Authors Alliance" - Interesting article linked in a discussion group on Linked In, which is where I found it. Authors Guild/Authors Alliance . Ross Ross May 19, 2014 4:57 PM
Files for April 16 Critique Group meeting - We have three: Ch 32, Surprises —by Rick Journey —by Ross, synopsis of previous chapters here: ( Ross Apr 12, 2014 10:43 AM
Changes to Critique Group submissions requirements - In addition to some minor editing for clarity and to bring things up to date, the synopsis requirement has been expanded and clarified. All members, especially participants in the Critique Group, are strongly urged to go over the requirements. Ross Mar 19, 2014 12:31 PM
Commas - Here's a link many will find useful: commas . Ross Dec 30, 2013 4:21 PM
No Critique Group meeting on January 1, 2014 - That says it all. I don't think anyone really wants to have a critique group meeting on a holiday, especially National Hangover Day. %^} Ross Ross Dec 21, 2013 11:14 AM
The twenty-five ways for your novel/story to crash land. - http://www.linkedin.com/news?v­iewArticle=&articleID=7269­851655258380290&gid=88594&­type=member&item=580841982­1976563713&articleURL=http­%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Egmowe%2Ews%2FEv­il_Writer1%2Ehtml&urlhash=­_G0o&goback=%2Egde_88594_m­ember_58 Ross Nov 19, 2013 11:37 AM
NaNoWriMo is upon us! - Can you believe that November is scant few weeks away? For those of you that do not know, NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month. They challenge writers every year to finish a 50K word novel in the month of November. I am planning on Debbie Oct 11, 2013 1:27 PM
Grammar, Syntax, Punctuation, Usage, and Style reference - After  years of searching, I think I have finally found a good, modern reference for the matters of the subject: The Gregg Reference Manual, Tenth Edition , by William A. Sabin. The two later ed Ross Oct 10, 2013 10:07 PM
The literary event of the season kicks off in less than 2 hours - For those of you that are registered. I'll see you there! For those of you that are not, there is still time to get in under the wire. www.evanstonwritersworkshop.or­g/register I'm off to hob nob with writers and editors. What ar Debbie Sep 20, 2013 5:17 PM
Only five more days to the conference - Register now! - We're less than a week out from the conference and though registration will not close, we want to have programs, bags, name badges etc... for all attendees. So if you are planning on attending the conference we recommend that you register as soon as po Debbie Sep 15, 2013 3:35 PM
Last Chance ... - To sign-up for Libby Hellmann's Master Class on suspense. Unfortunately, no one has has signed up for the Pre-Conference Master Class we are offering on Friday September 20. If we do not get any registrations for this class by midnight tonight, Debbie Sep 13, 2013 8:43 AM
Time is running out! - We are less than two weeks away from our "In the Trenches With the Writer" conference. We have put together an amazing group of authors, editors and industry professionals for you to learn from. Because we are a not-for-profit, we are o Debbie Sep 8, 2013 10:58 AM
T-Minus 3 weeks and counting down - Final preparations are being made for our 2013 conference. The I's are being dotted and the T's crossed. We're coming close to the date we have to give the venue a final head count. So don't get left out in the cold (or heat as the case seems to be), a Debbie Aug 29, 2013 12:39 PM
We've added yet another amazing speaker to this year's conference line-up! - What are you waiting for? REGISTER TODAY! Our Fourth Annual "In The Trenches With The Writer" conference is just over a month away. Here's a peek at the amazing workshops Debbie Aug 22, 2013 4:38 PM
Anti-virus procedures - Thought you might like to know that I download all submitted files and scan them for viruses. If a virus is found (Windows or Mac) the file will be deleted immediately. This is in addition to Meetup.com's security. My antivirus software is updated auto Ross Aug 17, 2013 11:07 PM
Anyone who takes the red or the brown line please read - So we decided to purchase Ad space on the L for this year's conference. We would love anyone who sees our ad to snap a pic of it and send it to me. First one to snap a picture get's a free conference bag! Remember, the conference is just over a Debbie Aug 8, 2013 2:44 PM
Finally, The conference schedule is up on the website! - Don't get caught out in the cold. Register now before the conference sells out! I know you have all been waiting with baited breath for the conference schedule. Well, wait no longer. The schedule is up on the website. The list of speakers and w Debbie Aug 4, 2013 10:45 AM
Last Chance - Discount ends tomorrow at midnight - Happy Saturday EWWers - Are you planning on attending our 4th annual conference? Why not  save $50 on our already low rates? Not a dues paid member,  become one and save $75! Don't miss this amazing event.  Go to the site and Debbie Jun 29, 2013 12:02 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Hurry - Savings end June 30th! - Preview not available judith O. Jun 20, 2013 11:37 AM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Hurry - Savings end June 30th! - Preview not available judith O. Jun 20, 2013 11:25 AM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Hurry - Savings end June 30th! - Debbie Jun 19, 2013 8:47 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Hurry - Savings end June 30th! - Hi Debbie, I went to the site an judith O. Jun 19, 2013 7:39 PM
Hurry - Savings end June 30th! - Happy Summer EWWers - Early registration for our 4th Annual "In the Trenches With the Writer" conference is almost closed. This is your last chance to save $50 on this amazing weekend. That's 25% off for members! Designed to help you ta Debbie Jun 19, 2013 2:57 PM
July 3rd Critique Group cancelled due to the holiday - The Critique Group, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, July 3,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the Debbie Jun 12, 2013 9:32 AM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Who's going to Lit Fest this weekend? - Debbie Jun 3, 2013 6:19 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Who's going to Lit Fest this weekend? - Hi Debbie, I will have a table at Brian S. A. Jun 3, 2013 4:25 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Who's going to Lit Fest this weekend? - Diann M. Jun 3, 2013 10:25 AM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Who's going to Lit Fest this weekend? - Sounds like a great idea, but sorry, I'll be out of town. Otherwise glad to. RJ ______________________________­__________ From: [address removed] [[address removed]] On Behalf Of Debbie [debbie@evans R J R. Jun 3, 2013 9:57 AM
Who's going to Lit Fest this weekend? - Hi Everybody - Is anyone going to Lit Fest this weekend that would be willing to pass out Flyers for the upcoming conference? If you're going there anyway, why not help out Evanston Writers Workshop? Hope to see everyone there! Debbie Jun 3, 2013 9:24 AM
Meetup Cancelled: Second EWW Volunteer Meeting - I know I just made the meeting, but spiked a fever and my friend the NP says I'm "very" contagious. Don't want to get anyone sick. I'll be rescheduling, but I'll be sending some assignments to those that were at the first meeting. Debbie May 24, 2013 9:31 PM
Exciting things are happening this spring at The Evanston Writers Workshop - We have a brand new website! check it out Debbie Mar 23, 2013 11:31 PM
UPDATED: Off-campus Writers Workshop, Morning with James Bond, the Black Stiletto and Raymond Benson - Off Campus Writers Workshop, this Thursday from 9:30-12 will be hosting A Morning With James Bond, the Black Stiletto and Raymond Benson.  Our speaker, Raymond Benson 
will deliver multimedia presentations on  the history of the James Bond phenomen Ross Mar 19, 2013 1:04 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Meetup details changed: The Critique Group - Debbie Mar 18, 2013 4:30 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Meetup details changed: The Critique Group - Will we be reading "Stanley Palumbo"," Devil 3" and "Coyotes/Mark" ? Milly Mildred L. Mar 18, 2013 4:14 PM
Off Campus Writers Workshop: A Morning With James Bond, the Black Stiletto and Raymond Benson - Off Campus Writers Workshop this Thursday from 9:30-12 will be hosting A Morning With James Bond, the Black Stiletto and Raymond Benson.  Our speaker, Raymond Benson 
will deliver multimedia presentations on  the history of the James Bond phenomeno Ross Mar 17, 2013 9:44 PM
Meetup details changed: The Critique Group - We have a new home for the critique group. We have the boardroom at the Hilton over by the theater. Its a great space and I'm very excited! When : Wednesday, March 20,[masked]:00 PM Where : Hilton Garden I Debbie Mar 14, 2013 9:01 PM
Passing on a workshop opportunity - Libby Hellmann recommended this workshop and asked me to pass on the details to the group.   Building Your AUthor Platform All of us hear that we have to create and build our author brand or platform. But what does it all me Debbie Mar 11, 2013 10:21 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - user 8. Mar 6, 2013 5:24 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - user 8. Mar 6, 2013 5:18 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - This sounds good to me! Milly Mildred L. Mar 6, 2013 2:58 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - This sounds like a v. good opti judith O. Mar 5, 2013 1:44 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - There is a nice quiet Starbuck's on the Corner of Western and Howard. Technically Chicago, but ac Kathy Mar 5, 2013 12:31 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - I vote for someplace in Evanston. Judith's office sounds like it would Penny M. Mar 5, 2013 9:56 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - From what I've seen churches in Evanston are shitty, like dusty with tile floors and the like. Really if you want somewhere comfortable you will probably have to leave Evanston, pretty much Raven Mar 5, 2013 8:32 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - p { margin: 0; } You could use my the office in my coachhouse. There is ample parking in the school lot across the street. We could user 4. Mar 4, 2013 7:49 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - You all would be welcome at my church, I'm up in Lake Forest at Church of the Holy Spirit. Sent from my iPhone On Mar 4, 2013, at 5:14 PM, judith Orr < jessica Mar 4, 2013 5:49 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - Parking is a BIG problem there! judith O. Mar 4, 2013 5:13 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - I don't know if you want to go into Chicago. There is the Argo Tea Cafe, 958 West Armitage.- Milly Mildred L. Mar 4, 2013 1:41 PM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - Ryan Mar 4, 2013 11:28 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - There is a Starbuck's on Central in Evanston. I don't think they are that busy at night.- Milly Mildred L. Mar 4, 2013 11:23 AM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - Debbie Mar 4, 2013 11:00 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - I love Panera Bread, let's meet there! On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 10:40 AM, Ivy Sundell < [address removed] > wrote: Kim Mar 4, 2013 10:54 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - The back room at Panera Bread at the corner of Sherman and Church has tables and chairs, and can be reserved. Ivy S. Mar 4, 2013 10:38 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - If you could imagine meeting in Chicago, my apartment in Andersonville is next door to Women and Children First, and I would be happy to host on Wednesday nights.  On the Evanston side, what about meeting in the Evanston Library, NU Library or one of Kim Mar 4, 2013 10:33 AM
We need venue suggestions for the Prompt Group - Does anyone have any suggestions of where the Prompt Group could meet? The Globe Cafe is a little noisy, so we're trying to find another venue. It needs to be quiet, free, close to public transportation and have reasonably accessible parking. It must b Debbie Mar 4, 2013 10:17 AM
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Second Call for Submissions - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS What gets you “Cooking” when you’re in a writing slump? Evanston Writers Workshop ( Ross Feb 21, 2013 2:58 PM
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS What gets you “Cooking” when you’re in a writing slump? Evanston Writers Workshop ( Ross Feb 17, 2013 7:22 PM
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS What gets you “Cooking” when you’re in a writing slump? Evanston Writers Workshop ( Ross Feb 17, 2013 7:21 PM
Evanston Writers Workshop Needs You! - In keeping with our WW2 in the trenches theme, we are making a plea to our members to help out in the trenches. The EWW board has found themselves stretched too thin between lives, EWW and their day jobs. We need people to help with the day to Debbie Feb 16, 2013 10:50 AM
Newsletter also available on Blogger - You can see past and present newsletters at any time by going to http://newwsworthy.blogspot.co­m/   I want to thank Coleen Goodson for putting together our first Newsletter.   Debbie Debbie Feb 5, 2013 12:38 PM
NEW FEATURE: EWW Montly Newsletter - January 2013 Debbie Feb 5, 2013 12:35 PM
Building Suspense with Libby Fischer Hellman - February 17- Wilmette Public Library - Evanston Writers Workshop invites you to attend another exciting workshop offering, presented by award-winning author, Libby Fischer Hellmann.   Have you ever wondered why a reader keeps turning the pages? It’s all about suspen IvetteC Feb 1, 2013 10:11 PM
(no subject) - http://www.4allofyou.com/compo­nents/com_content/hltcr. marge c. Jan 25, 2013 12:16 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Seeking all published writers... - Hi Ivette, I wasn't published when you sent this, but I am now.  (assuming self-published counts).  My book, "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Sleaze-Free Selling" is now live on Amazon.   It Julia K. Jan 24, 2013 10:51 AM
(no subject) - http://nioe. Mark H. Jan 6, 2013 11:25 PM
(no subject) - http://mariela-bg.com/fkjbgs.p­hp?ede Terry Jan 5, 2013 2:08 AM
Say goodbye to 2012 and hello to a new and exciting 2013! - Hello fellow writers - 2012 is coming to a close and with it an exciting year at EWW. There have been many exciting changes this year. We’ve seen old friends depart and new friends have joined us. We have a new Board of Directors. Coleen Good Debbie Dec 28, 2012 11:21 AM
Prompt Group Cancelled - We regret to inform you that Prompt Group on the 26th of December has been cancelled. We look forward to seeing you all next month.   Thank you,   Ivette Camarano       IvetteC Dec 22, 2012 5:33 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Seeking all published writers... - Dear Ivette, I haven't been to a meeting for a while, but I still consider myself a part of EWW. I've attended the critique, prompt and plotting groups in the past. My story can be found at:  Donovan M. Dec 14, 2012 10:12 AM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Seeking all published writers... - "Rock Baby" and "Fatimah" Lifting Women's Voices, Prayers to Change the World. Morehouse Publishing: 2009 jessica Dec 13, 2012 6:05 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Seeking all published writers... - p { margin: 0; } I published a social commentary titled Economics as a Symptom of Sadism, Pathology in American Culture and Educati Harold K. Dec 13, 2012 10:51 AM
RE: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Seeking all published writers... - I self published a book of pros judith O. Dec 13, 2012 10:38 AM
Seeking all published writers... - Will all the published writers/members of EWW please message me with the name of your book/article/screenwritings/ plays, etc. I am compiling a list for a variety of projects.   Thanks, Iv IvetteC Dec 12, 2012 8:47 PM
Re: [EvanstonWritersWorkshop] Evanston Writers Workshop Holiday Party December 1 - so sorry, I will not be able to attend. Have a great holiday season everyone! marge c. Nov 30, 2012 2:50 PM
holiday party and renewal of membership for[masked] - Hi Debbie, Terry Nov 29, 2012 11:00 PM

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