This is a group for writers of any type to come together for support and a host of other writing oriented activities. Most events will be critiques of each others works. Other events my include going open mics, visiting other writers groups (i.e. Illinois State Poetry Society, Poets and Patrons) or making  the trek to the Printers Row event in Chicago. All suggestions are welcome. This will be a safe place to share your work as we will be supportive and encouraging of each other. There are groups out there that are pretty hard on some of their members. While honesty is necessary, being brutal isn't. This is where this group makes a concerted effort to be honest, but, caring, offering intelligent rather than emotional critiques.

All are welcome here, whether one is penning their life story to pass along to their grandchildren, creative flash fiction, speculative fiction or a sci-fi/fantasy, let's get together to do this thing and have fun doing it.

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  • July 25 · 1:00 PM

    Writers Critique

    8 Agents of Creation | 5.00

    Writers will submit their works in progress in the files section for other members to read and write comments on. If possible, please bring a few copies to pass around... Learn more
  • June 27 · 1:00 PM

    Writers Critique

    6 Agents of Creation | 4.50

    Writers will submit their works in progress in the files section for other members to read and write comments on. If possible, please bring a few copies to pass around... Learn more
  • June 19 · 7:30 PM

    Poetry Open Mic
    APP has been reading at local venues for over 20 years. Their focus is on sharing the human experience through poetry. They are a very supportive group with readers from... Learn more
  • May 30 · 1:00 PM

    Writers Critique

    7 Agents of Creation | 5.00

    Writers will submit their works in progress in the files section for other members to read and write comments on. If possible, please bring a few copies to pass around... Learn more
  • May 20 · 6:30 PM

    Frugal Muse Open Mic

    2 Agents of Creation

    Come watch fellow writers and performers speak, sing, and read their works. Come perform your latest or best work in front of an attentive audience. Invite all your... Learn more
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