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Don't miss tonight's meeting! - Author Sarah Grimm will be at the Word Weavers West Michigan chapter meeting tomorrow night, October 4 at 7 p.m. and talk about how to write flash fiction. Should be fun! She will also bring a few copies of her new book if you would like to b Kathy B. Oct 4, 2016 6:47 AM
Final Days to Register for the Rochester Writers' Conference - Michael D. Oct 2, 2016 12:30 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] The Magic of Writing - Hi Michael. Thanks for the info. Is there a chance of sending you info on our upcoming Women who Write Author Expo on October 1 Linda O. Sep 18, 2016 6:55 PM
The Magic of Writing - Michael D. Sep 18, 2016 6:18 PM
New Word Weavers Book for 2017 - Hi Writers! I just uploaded a file on MeetUp giving information regarding the new book for Word Weavers that I invite each paid member to participate in putting together. The submission guidelines are in the file. Please let me know if Kathy B. Sep 13, 2016 8:56 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Breathe promo code too - Denise, I haven’t heard if my scholarship submission was accepted or not like last year. After the first of Sept Dan G. Sep 8, 2016 3:17 AM
Don't forget the Maranatha Conference! - Hi Writers, It looks like quite a few of you are attending the Maranatha Conference which is great! How nice to receive 50% registration ... a deal that's hard to pass up. If you are still considering going, and I would love to see you Kathy B. Sep 7, 2016 9:21 AM
Fall Writers' Conference Opens Registration - Michael D. Aug 16, 2016 2:45 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Maranatha Christian Writers Conference - WW 50% off - Kathy, Is there a Promo Code we should be using to get the $225 price? Rich R. Aug 6, 2016 6:06 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Breathe promo code too - Fellow writers, If you are interested in going to the Breathe Conference in Grand Rapids on Oct 7-8, Denise V. Aug 3, 2016 11:37 PM
Maranatha promo code - Hi WWs, I just learned that you need to email Bonnie at [address removed] to receive your promo code for online registration and receiving 50% off. Kathy B. Aug 3, 2016 3:00 PM
Maranatha Christian Writers Conference - WW 50% off - Hi Word Weavers, Just a reminder that all paid Word Weavers members get 50% off the conference fee for Maranatha ... THAT'S A SAVINGS OF $225! Now is the time to take advantage of this great deal to enhance your writing experience. Here's more Kathy B. Aug 3, 2016 6:49 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Boot Camp is cancelled - I don't know, Lorraine. You could send a message on MeetUp and see if they would. Kathy B. Jul 21, 2016 5:15 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Boot Camp is cancelled - That's too bad. I was looking forward to it. Is there anyon Lorraine B. Jul 21, 2016 5:09 PM
Boot Camp is cancelled - Hi Everyone, We just couldn't get the numbers up on this very valuable opportunity for writers. To be financially responsible, I needed to cancel the event. All monies will be reimbursed to those registered. However, keep your eyes open Kathy B. Jul 21, 2016 12:48 PM
The registrations are coming in!! - Hi Writers! The registrations are coming in for the boot camp, and I don't want you to miss out on this great opportunity! Sign up soon so the preparations can be made for you. Also remember that the hotel price goes up after July 12 if you are Kathy B. Jul 3, 2016 6:27 PM
Meetup details changed: Word Weavers West Michigan Annual Picnic - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­ers-mi/events/231500663/ When : Tuesday, July 19,[masked]: Kathy B. Jun 16, 2016 7:05 AM
Country Inn and Suites deadline for room deal ending soon! - Greetings, Writers! Just wanted to remind you that the special price for the rooms at Country Inn and Suites for the boot camp will be ending on July 12, 2016. If you are interested in getting the better price, please reserve your room before t Kathy B. Jun 10, 2016 8:53 AM
New Word Weavers Group - Grand Haven, MI, 1:00 p.m. - Hello Word Weavers, I am pleased to announce that Word Weavers is expanding by one group in Grand Haven that will meet on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. at the Loutit District Library. This group will be led by Deb Allard. If you Kathy B. Jun 8, 2016 2:02 PM
Wonderful Deal for Word Weaver Members!!!! Check this out!!! - Kathy B. Jun 5, 2016 9:52 AM
CONTEST FOR BOOT CAMP IN AUGUST! - We are excited about holding the first Word Weavers West Michigan Writer's Boot Camp, that we want to encourage everyone to invite others. So a contest has been created. Here are the details: How to enter: You will have your name put in a drawi Kathy B. May 13, 2016 2:20 PM
Word Weavers West Michigan Writer's Boot Camp 2016 - Word Weavers West Michigan presents … Boot Camp 2016 Date: Aug. 12-13, 2016 (Friday evening, Saturday all day) Kathy B. May 13, 2016 1:53 PM
Writing/mentoring offer by Gloria Penwell - Word Weavers members, Gloria Penwell from AMG Publishers has offered to mentor Word Weavers members in the writing business. If you are interested, please contact her to find out what the arrangements, price, etc. would be. I think it's a great Kathy B. May 7, 2016 10:17 AM
Meetup details changed: Word Weavers West Michigan Chapter Meeting - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­ers-mi/events/228602945/ When : Tuesday, May 3,[masked]:00 Kathy B. Apr 3, 2016 5:57 PM
Tip of the Week from Eva Marie Everson - Dear Word Weavers, Our national President Eva Marie Everson is hosting weekly Wednesday short trainings for writers. This week's is Voice. Check it out!­Everson/v/a71de08a-1b82-3232-8­926-7b0f28948324 Kathy B. Mar 25, 2016 7:42 AM
Here's a link to the Festival of Faith and Writing - Kathy B. Mar 13, 2016 9:42 PM
New Poll: Are you attending the Festival of Faith and Writing? - Dear Word Weavers, Please go to the poll on MeetUp and let us know if you are going. It would be great to know who will be attending the Festival of Faith and Writing. Perhaps it would be a good time to meet up with other members or carpool. Kathy B. Mar 13, 2016 9:36 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Discounts on the Transformation Project - Dennis S. Mar 2, 2016 6:30 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] Discounts on the Transformation Project - Sally Mar 2, 2016 5:41 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Discounts on the Transformation Project - Sally, if you need a few, you can purchase some from my supply. Teresa L. Mar 2, 2016 4:34 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] Discounts on the Transformation Project - Sally Mar 2, 2016 4:30 PM
New Meetup: Grandville Small Group - Announcing a new Meetup for Word Weavers Writers Groups - Michigan! What : Grandville Small Group When : Tuesday, March 1,[masked]:00 PM Gene K. Feb 23, 2016 8:34 PM
Instructions to get files - In case you have questions on how to get the file I uploaded: On the toolbar of MeetUp, you will find the "More" tab. Click on this to see "Files." Click on that to see the files uploaded. You can then download the file on the Feb. 2 Agenda. Kathy B. Feb 4, 2016 8:44 AM
File uploaded with information on Feb. 2 Chapter meeting - Hi all, Please let me know if you have any questions regarding the file. Thank you! Kathy B. Feb 4, 2016 1:14 AM
Publishing Opportunity for Word Weavers - Jim Bell has put out one last call for the Miraculous Answers to Prayer compilation that Bethany House will publish. I’m including guidelines (new deadline is  Jan. 31 )  below . Remember prayer has to be a vi Kathy B. Jan 20, 2016 10:13 AM
Free writing class from Jerry Jenkins - Free is good! http://www.jerryjenkins.­com/finish-your-book-16-ty Kathy B. Jan 8, 2016 11:55 AM
Meetup details changed: Chapter Meeting Rescheduled - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­ers-mi/events/227321707/ When : Tuesday, February 2, 2016 Kathy B. Jan 7, 2016 8:56 AM
Merry Christmas!! - Dear fellow writers, I just wanted to send a blessing to each of you for a joyous Christmas season and a wonderful New Year! May you feel the presence of Jesus as you celebrate the greatest gift ever ... His birth. I look forward to wal Kathy B. Dec 23, 2015 7:59 AM
New Facebook Page - Hi Word Weavers, There has been a need to create a new Facebook page for our Word Weavers group. I have entitled it: West Michigan Word Weavers. I tried to add everyone from the last page who are current members, but I think because I am not fr Kathy B. Nov 21, 2015 12:35 PM
Special guest at Muskegon group Nov. 17. - Hello everyone, Wanted to let you know that Ann Byle will be speaking and answering questions at our group Tues. November 17 at the Norton Shores library.  For details and to RSVP see meet-up:    Karen F. Nov 10, 2015 9:08 PM
Greetings! - Dear Word Weavers members, I am truly excited to be connecting with all of you again! Not in my wildest dreams did I think a month ago I would become President of Word Weavers again. God seemed to have a little surprise for me. I was thinking a Kathy B. Nov 10, 2015 12:51 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - Thank you, Anna and Kathy. Heidi Dru Kortman ACG, ALB Heidi K. Nov 3, 2015 10:38 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - Thank you Anna Delbert T. Nov 3, 2015 10:25 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - I wholeheartedly agree with Gene! T Teresa L. Nov 3, 2015 7:51 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - As we welcome the announcement of our new president, Kathy Bruins, let us also give thanks and appreciation to Anna Bradfield, who has led the West Michigan Word Weavers Chapter for the past couple of years. Anna led us with great leadership and keeping u Gene K. Nov 3, 2015 7:34 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - Excellent! Sent from my iPhone On Nov 2, 2015, at 7:26 PM, Anna Bradfield < an Sally Nov 2, 2015 9:35 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - That is fantastic! It will be great having Kathy back with the group. Lorraine B. Nov 2, 2015 8:39 PM
Special Announcement -- Kathy Bruins - Hey, all:   If you attended our picnic in June, you may recall that I talked about our need for a president. I have served in this capacity for the last couple of years and have loved every minute of it. Yet, a number of competing dema Anna B. Nov 2, 2015 7:26 PM
2015 Scholarship Contest -- Past, Present, and Future - Hey, all: I think the whole team of judges would agree that your submissions for our annual scholarship contest were inspiring indeed! We had a very healthy response and have decided to award three scholarships as follows:   Gene Koon, Anna B. Jul 29, 2015 12:52 PM
Final Reminder, Scholarship Contest - Hi, all: Just a final reminder that your submissions for the 2015 Word Weavers scholarship contest is due no later than noon today. Check the More tab in Meetup; you'll see the submission form and all the details under Files.   I think Anna B. Jul 24, 2015 6:52 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Reminder, Annual Scholarship Contest - Not sure what you are referring to or who you are ..can you explain.. Lja Sent from my Boost Mobile Phone. Lindy A. Jul 23, 2015 9:30 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Reminder, Annual Scholarship Contest - 2 quick questions: 1. Did you get my entry for the contest? I've been having issues with my computer (getting old, the computer. Okay me too.) 2. What is the date the leaders are meeting? I forgot to write it down in my planner. Thanks Gene ---- Anna Gene K. Jul 23, 2015 8:02 AM
Reminder, Annual Scholarship Contest - So, you'd love to go to a writer's conference this fall but are lacking the funds, huh? Take these steps for your best chance at rectifying that problem:   1) Make sure your Word Weavers membership is up to date by visiting www.word-we Anna B. Jul 15, 2015 7:29 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Submission Guidelines - Quick question: since the leaders are also going to judge the submissions are we as leaders allowed to submit to the contest? ---- Anna Bradfield wrote: Gene K. Jul 2, 2015 8:25 AM
Submission Guidelines - Hey, all: Wanted to alert you to the submission guidelines for writing scholarships on our Meetup page. Please look under "More." It should be the first file you see. Don't wait; submissions are due no later than noon on July 24. Looking forward to rec Anna B. Jul 1, 2015 6:37 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] I Will Miss You - Patti, So nice to hear from you. You will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers daily. God bless, Wanda On Mon, Mar 1 Wanda M. Mar 16, 2015 3:10 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] I Will Miss You - Teresa J. Mar 16, 2015 10:07 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] I Will Miss You - Prayers and gentle cyber hugs Patti Sent from my iPhone > On Mar 16, 2015, at 8:11 AM, Patti Dolan wrote: > > > Dear Fellow Writers; > > Many of us would be new to each other. I have been a part of you, in perso Gerald B. Mar 16, 2015 9:40 AM
I Will Miss You - Dear Fellow Writers; Many of us would be new to each other. I have been a part of you, in person and spirit, for approximately 3 years. There are precious memories and writing friendships that came from this excellent group. Some of you know tha Patti D. Mar 16, 2015 8:11 AM
RE: [ww-michigan] last chance - Bryan C. Mar 8, 2015 4:51 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] last chance - One of the things it would take would be not having a differ Heidi K. Mar 7, 2015 4:03 PM
last chance - This goes out to the procrastinators of Word Weavers of West Michigan concerning the Spring Retreat, Disconnect to Reconnect. Are you contemplating whether to attend or not? If you were to put yourself on a scale of 1-10, 1 being "never would attend" t Gene K. Mar 7, 2015 2:51 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Muskegon Small-Group Meeting - Muskegon Small-Group Meeting, scheduled to occur on Tuesday, March 3,[masked]:45 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the Anna B. Mar 3, 2015 2:11 PM
Grandville small group - Due to the uncertain weather conditions and roads that continue to worsen, we will not be having the Grandville Small Group Meeting tonight. Sorry for the late notice, but wanted to see if things might improve. Next meeting is 3/17 (pray for better weat Gene K. Mar 3, 2015 2:08 PM
meeting tonight March 3, 2015 - Hello friends, With the uncertain weather and several members waiting to decide whether to come, I'm going ahead and canceling our Grand Rapids North small group this evening. Plan on two weeks from tonight, March 17 (St. Pat's Day!) for o Terry D. Mar 3, 2015 12:19 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Disconnect to Reconnect Retreat - You Won't Want to Miss This One! - Perfect! Thank you Teresa. Gene ---- Teresa Lasher wrote: Gene K. Feb 28, 2015 2:17 PM
Disconnect to Reconnect Retreat - You Won't Want to Miss This One! - Have you sensed that gentle nudging in your soul? Or an imaginary tap on your shoulder? Maybe that's a hint you need to sign up for the upcoming Word Weavers Retreat at beautiful Camp Geneva. It's not too late if you act quickly! Where else Teresa L. Feb 27, 2015 5:34 PM
Disconnect to Reconnect - Hello Word Weavers of West Michigan Members, We are down to the final 3 weeks before the retreat. If you have been thinking about attending, it is time to make that decision. For those of us struggling to get our thoughts turned back to our writing, this Gene K. Feb 24, 2015 10:24 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Disconnect to Reconnect - Preview not available Terry D. Feb 16, 2015 1:40 PM
Disconnect to Reconnect - Hello Word Weavers Members and Friends: We are just over one month away from the retreat. Have you made your reservation to attend? Space is limited and is filling up. Go to the Meetup site to find the registration form there. We are hoping (please pray Gene K. Feb 16, 2015 12:36 PM
Words for 2014 - How many words did you write in 2014?   No, I'm not talking about your grocery list or recording your next doctor's appointment or responding to emails.   Think about the words you used to move your craft forward -- th Anna B. Jan 30, 2015 8:43 AM
Upcoming Large-Group Chapter Meeting - Hi, all:   It is amazing to think about all the things we have accomplished with our writing in 2014. Our upcoming chapter meeting will be an opportunity for all of us to celebrate.   While we're st Anna B. Jan 25, 2015 1:58 PM
Reminder, Word Weavers Spring Retreat - Hey, all: For those of you who have sent your registration form in for our Spring Retreat, thank you very much! If you have not yet gotten yours in, what are you waiting for?!? The early-bird special ends January 15, so make sur Anna B. Jan 14, 2015 3:25 PM
Early registration reminder - Disconnect to Reconnect Word Weavers of West Michigan Spring Retreat March 20-21 at Camp Geneva in Holla Gene K. Jan 3, 2015 11:13 AM
Spring retreat reminder - As you have heard, Word Weavers of West Michigan is having a retreat in the spring of 2015. The fo Gene K. Dec 20, 2014 3:52 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] renewing Word Weaver membership - Thanks, Terry! Great information and a great reminder. Anna B. Dec 17, 2014 6:26 PM
renewing Word Weaver membership - Reminder about memberships - You can advance your membership another year by renewing this month (December, 2014)  before the cost rises from $40 to $45 next month. How to join or renew Word Weaver membership 1. go to www.word-weavers. Terry D. Dec 17, 2014 4:44 PM
Registration Form, 2015 Spring Retreat - Hey, all: It's here! We have our registration form for the 2015 Spring Retreat posted on our Meetup site, in the Files Section under the "More" tab. We'd love to have you join us! If you'll be attending one of our small-group meetings this evening, fee Anna B. Dec 2, 2014 5:11 PM
Reminder, Tuesday Night - Hey all,  just wanted to send a quick reminder that we will be meeting as a large group at the Allendale township library. All details are on the meetup site. Hope to see you there! Anna B. Nov 2, 2014 8:50 PM
Philip Yancey event - Dear Friends - Just in case any of you might be interested in this, Philip Yancey will be in Troy on October 30 (along with gospel singer Anthony Evans).  Apparently, it's free to hear him speak (about his new book), Josh D. Oct 17, 2014 11:56 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Book signing - conrats Del !!! woot... will try to be there to cheer you on !  Nancy Bouwens  -  Nancy B. Oct 12, 2014 11:37 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] Book signing - Gerald B. Oct 11, 2014 9:00 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Book signing - Wow! Del, congratulations to you. Hope your book signing goes well. I'll try to be there to support you. All God's best, Wanda O Wanda M. Oct 11, 2014 8:37 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Book signing - Hi Del: Which book is it? Congratulations! Maria On Fri, 10 Oct[masked]:57:24 -0400 Delbert Teachout wrote: > > > I am Maria K. Oct 10, 2014 10:18 PM
Book signing - I am scheduled for a book signing at Family Christian Store at 3819 Rivertown Pkwy Ste 100 in Grandville on Nov 8 from11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Hope to see you there. Delbert T. Oct 10, 2014 9:57 PM
Looking for female roommate for Breathe - Just wondering if a female in our group would like to split a hotel room for Breathe this weekend.  I'm driving in from Muskegon and thought it would be nice to stay instead of driving home at night.  There are no bookings left at the Karen F. Oct 6, 2014 5:41 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] opportunity: teaching creative words/writing to kids - Preview not available Terry D. Aug 11, 2014 9:43 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] opportunity: teaching creative words/writing to kids - Preview not available Terry D. Aug 11, 2014 9:41 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Reminder about Marantha, Early Bird Discount Expiring Soon! - I have already sent in my registration. Lorraine B. Aug 11, 2014 8:46 PM
Reminder about Marantha, Early Bird Discount Expiring Soon! - Hey, all:   I wanted to remind you once more that the Maranatha Christian Writers Conference is fast approaching. Go to for all the details.   The organizer, Dave Lambert, has been speaking at Anna B. Aug 11, 2014 9:34 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] opportunity: teaching creative words/writing to kids - Terry: I would be interested in the class for my 11 yr old grandson. Will you tell me the name of the church?\Thank you. Maria. On Sun, 10 Aug[masked]:19:33 -0400 Terry De Maria K. Aug 10, 2014 3:21 PM
RE: [ww-michigan] opportunity: teaching creative words/writing to kids - Terry - Boni L. Aug 10, 2014 2:19 AM
opportunity: teaching creative words/writing to kids - A Grand Rapids church is doing a faith-based "creative arts" program for elementary aged kids on Wed. nights beginning this fall. One of the components is creative writing - or at least use of words for the very young kids - - ways of expressing f Terry D. Aug 10, 2014 12:19 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Maranatha Conference - With 5 or more attending, there is a discount of $25. On Fri, Jul 18, 2014 at 9:39 AM, Anna Bradfield < [address removed] > Gene K. Jul 18, 2014 4:31 PM
Maranatha Conference - Hey all, some of our members are wondering about the annual Maranatha Conference. That conference, Write with Purpose, is focusing on the theme this year of Every Writer Needs a Team. It will be held 09/15 - 09/18. The early-bird deadline for that conf Anna B. Jul 18, 2014 9:39 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Announcement of Scholarship Winners - Nope. Didn't get it the first time. Congrats to the winners! Cindy C. Jul 18, 2014 7:38 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Congratulations to our Scholarship Awardees - A big CONGRATULATIONS, to Andy, Dan & Carolyn. Great job. You'll love the writing conference, either one of them. All God's best, Wanda Wanda M. Jul 17, 2014 8:33 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Announcement of Scholarship Winners - Did you want to let all know about the Maranatha Writer's Conference; early registration and group discount? On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 12:44 PM, Anna Bradfield < Gene K. Jul 17, 2014 3:48 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Congratulations to our Scholarship Awardees - CONGRATULATIONS to you all! Great job! Teresa L. Jul 17, 2014 1:46 PM
Announcement of Scholarship Winners - Hey, all: I sent this message out earlier today, but it only went to those signed up to receive the organizer messages. For all I know, that's all of you and this is a repeat. But just in case, I thought I better send it again....   Ou Anna B. Jul 17, 2014 12:44 PM

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