Meet other women writers and let creativity bloom! Whether your interest is poetry, fiction, or nonfiction, come find camaraderie and inspiration with us. Our group's activities may include

- poets & writers' cafes:  show & tell, reading out loud, writing exercise
- workshops by authors
- guided exercises
- social events: joining other events also possibility
- open mics
- poetry slams
- guest speakers/literary readings
- a "writers-on-writing" reading group
- discussions on poetry

- flash-fiction focus

-prep. for publ.: scanning trade magazines for publications

All women who write are welcome!

We're 481 Wordsmiths

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Thursday, September 3, 2015 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    4 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, October 1, 2015 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, October 29, 2015 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, November 5, 2015 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, November 26, 2015 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, December 3, 2015 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, December 31, 2015 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, January 7, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, January 28, 2016 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, February 4, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, February 25, 2016 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, March 3, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, March 31, 2016 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, April 7, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, April 28, 2016 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, May 5, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, May 26, 2016 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, June 2, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fiction (from Life), Poetry + Memoir - Mining Riches/ Finding Crit Partners

    1 Wordsmiths attending
  • Thursday, June 30, 2016 6:45 PM

    Join Aunt Mama's Storycorner in Madison Park

    2 Wordsmiths attending
 
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