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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 www.writewithpurpose.com 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
Annoucement of Mentor - Hi, all: With the move up north and all the wonderful changes occurring in Tim Burns’ life, he has stepped away from his mentoring role with Word Weavers. We continue to wish him well – in his writing, in this next exciting chapter of h Anna B. Jul 17, 2014 12:38 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Congratulations to our Scholarship Awardees - Way to go winners!!! Awesome!! Congratulations!! May God bless your writing and your novels. Sent from my iPhone Debbie A. Jul 17, 2014 12:27 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Congratulations to our Scholarship Awardees - I'm so happy for these winners. Their books sound awesome. I'm wondering if anyone did a critique of mine? Terry Deboer had said when he anno Debbie A. Jul 17, 2014 12:25 PM
Congratulations to our Scholarship Awardees - Our West Michigan Word Weavers group recently held its annual scholarship contest. This year, our theme was In Search of the Compelling Book Proposal . A book proposal helps you, the writer, determine whether your book idea would be Anna B. Jul 17, 2014 11:45 AM
RE: [ww-michigan] Awful Trip.....................Delbe­rt Teachout - patti s. Jul 5, 2014 9:19 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Awful Trip.....................Delbe­rt Teachout - Hi Dennis. One of a few questions that came to mind is what would he be doing in T Ronald H. W. Jul 4, 2014 12:25 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Awful Trip.....................Delbe­rt Teachout - This is a typical scam email. I have received them from many different folks in th Dennis S. Jul 4, 2014 12:11 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Awful Trip.....................Delbe­rt Teachout - Dear leaders of Word Weavers of West Michigan. Did Delbert Teachout go to the rece Ronald H. W. Jul 4, 2014 11:43 AM
Awful Trip.....................Delbe­rt Teachout - Good Morning, Delbert T. Jul 2, 2014 10:53 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Smile Pretty! - Anna ~ There are 3 from Muskegon that have paid for the photo session. Names and time slot requests are as follows: KITTYE HARMAN - 5:00-5:30; Kittye H. Jun 18, 2014 3:23 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Smile Pretty! - I have thought about those types of things,  too, Gene. I would think that we would be covered under the international guild, but it'd be something good to ask about. I'll let you know what I find out. Anna B. Jun 17, 2014 11:30 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Smile Pretty! - Totally unrelated to this e-mail, which is exciting news mind you; have we ever brought in a lawyer to talk about the importance of getting a LLC to protect ourselves financially and otherwise? Just a thought for a large group in the future. Gene K. Jun 17, 2014 7:40 AM
Reminder, 2014 Annual Scholarship Contest - Hey, all:   Just a reminder, our West MI Word Weavers active members have a little less than two weeks to submit a Compelling Book Proposal for consideration of an award through our annual scholarship contest. The submission form can b Anna B. Jun 17, 2014 7:37 AM
Smile Pretty! - Hey, all:   We are so excited to announce an additional element of our annual picnic on July 1. Kari Vredevoogd of KV Photography will be offering professional headshots for all active and attending West MI Word Weavers members! Anna B. Jun 17, 2014 7:34 AM
Roughly Three Weeks Left - Hey, all you awesome W MI Word Weavers members: Are you working hard on your book proposals? You have roughly three weeks to get them polished and submitted. Find the submission form -- which gives you all the contest particulars -- in the Fil Anna B. Jun 10, 2014 2:40 PM
Reminder, Scholarship Contest - Hey, all: Just a reminder that you have one month to complete and submit your compelling book proposal. We all have a book idea, burning a hole in our hearts. The book proposal will help you determine the viability of your idea. Is it o Anna B. Jun 1, 2014 8:44 AM
Meetup details changed: MUSKEGON SMALL GROUP MEETING - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/wordweav­ers-mi/events/182160392/ When : Tuesday, May 20,[masked]:4 Kittye H. May 10, 2014 4:53 AM
Meetup details changed: MUSKEGON/SPRING LAKE/GRAND HAVEN SMALL GROUP MEETING - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/wordweav­ers-mi/events/182160392/ When : Tuesday, May 20,[masked]:4 Kittye H. May 9, 2014 8:34 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Scholarship Guidelines - Hi, Rich: I'll contact you on your private email. Thanks. Anna B. May 7, 2014 8:16 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Scholarship Guidelines - Anna, I attended the meeting last night and found it MOST useful.  Than Rich R. May 7, 2014 4:23 PM
Scholarship Guidelines - Hey, all:   Wanted to follow up last night's meeting with the Scholarship Guidelines for 2014. They are in the "Files" section under the "More" tab of the Meetup site.   This year, we're on the hunt for a compelling bo Anna B. May 7, 2014 6:41 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Tonight at Baker - Andy Crouch - Thanks for the invite and I'm glad I went.  Good to have met you and hope to see you again some time.  Blessings  Chuck On Sat, May 3, 2014 at 10:11 AM, Josh Dear Rev. Charles Van L. May 3, 2014 10:49 PM
Tonight at Baker - Andy Crouch - Dear Fellow Writers, I just wanted to make sure that you know about a special book event that's happening tonight.  Andy Crouch, executive editor of Christianity Today , is in town for a Josh D. May 3, 2014 10:11 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Your blog/website Address Please - Thanks, Tim: Enjoy your day. Anna B. Mar 27, 2014 2:06 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Your blog/website Address Please - http://www.bipolarandbeyond.co­m/ Bradly H. H. Mar 25, 2014 11:16 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Your blog/website Address Please - Great Anna. Mine are: www.timothyburns.com www.thewritingshow.com www.vis Timothy B. Mar 25, 2014 9:33 PM
To tag on to my last email - ...I may have also found a way to post this information in Meetup. Please, along with your website/blog address, give me a 15-word blurb about what your blog is about. Thanks. : ) Anna B. Mar 23, 2014 2:24 PM
Your blog/website Address Please - Hey, all: I'm going to get a post together, showing all of the blogs/websites that represent our West Michigan Word Weavers members. Not only would such a post provide a great resource but it would also just be cool to see the cumulative ev Anna B. Mar 23, 2014 2:16 PM
Thesbians? - Hey, all: Do we have any actors or actresses among us? I have some ideas for future chapter meetings, and I need your help. Would love to hear from you in a private email at [address removed] Anna B. Mar 20, 2014 12:37 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Fwd: Tyndale Blog Offerings for February - Me too. Just signed up for my book. Cindy C. Feb 3, 2014 7:07 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Fwd: Tyndale Blog Offerings for February - I just applied and was accepted to review books for Tyndale. I've put in the reque Lorraine B. Feb 3, 2014 5:27 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Fwd: Tyndale Blog Offerings for February - Dear Friends, Most other Christian publishers will offer review copies of their books, as well - at least to a limited number of reviewers per new book.  You simply have to contact them just as soon (or perhaps even ju Josh D. Feb 3, 2014 5:08 PM
Fwd: Tyndale Blog Offerings for February - Did you know you can get FREE books from Tyndale Publishers, and get FREE content for your blog?  If you sign up for Tyndale's Blog Network, you can pick new books to review every month. In exchange for reading and writing a review, Ty Timothy B. Feb 1, 2014 1:14 PM
An encouraging place to grow - Hi All: Word Weavers West Michigan is one of the largest chapters in the WW organization. Our latest roster listed over 50 members. Yet with over 150 current and future writers on the Meetup list, I wanted to take a minute and invite you to a l Timothy B. Feb 1, 2014 1:02 PM
FREE Event! Jot Conference - Hi, all: I just received word of a Jot mini-conference being held in our area. It's free. : ) You can find all the details at: http://jotwritersconference.wo­rdpress.com/ But mark your calendars for: Anna B. Jan 31, 2014 6:47 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Update, The Transformation Project - Thanks, Deb! Enjoy your day. Anna B. Jan 28, 2014 8:23 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Update, The Transformation Project - Wow! Fantastic Anna. Thanks for all of this info! Deb Sent from my iPhone On Jan 27, 2014, at 8:14 PM, Anna Bradfiel Debbie A. Jan 27, 2014 9:10 PM
Update, The Transformation Project - Hi, all: If you missed our last large-group meeting, I wanted to catch you up on at least a portion of what we discussed. Before I do that, I just wanted to say, do you know we have over 170 folks on our meetup group? Yahoo!!! Not all are Anna B. Jan 27, 2014 8:14 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Uupdate please - Writing about your life by Zinsser. Cindy C. Jan 16, 2014 8:45 AM
Uupdate please - To the Grandville small group writers-extraordinaire! What book are we going to be doing on January 21st? Thanks, Patti Dolan Patti D. Jan 16, 2014 8:38 AM
Meetup Cancelled: Word Weavers Large-Group Meeting - Hey, all: I just cancelled our Word Weavers Large Group meeting for tomorrow evening. I hated to do it because we had a great agenda planned, but I didn't want anyone overextending themselves. Considering that Grand Rapids schools, Grand Valley Anna B. Jan 6, 2014 3:46 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - Sounds great, Teresa: Thanks for closing the loop on this and for the great informati Anna B. Dec 30, 2013 9:12 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - This is an opportunity that anyone can take advantage of. It is just a subject tha Teresa J. Dec 30, 2013 8:34 AM
Re: [ww-michigan] Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - Teresa; I defer this opportunity to Kyle, since he feels I am (paraphrase) inadequate for the task on all levels. Plus, he's available to travel to the side. Obviously, he's the better candidate. Thank you for considering me. Patti On Dec 29, Patti D. Dec 29, 2013 8:41 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - PCC was founded by a GR ma Teresa J. Dec 29, 2013 5:04 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - Hey Theresa, I would love the info. It'd be a great humanitarian piece and I've been looking for something lik Kyle T. Dec 29, 2013 2:34 PM
Re: [ww-michigan] Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - May be interested, Teresa - could use a purpose right now, as I'm mostly homebound and on hospice. Honestly have been swept up in the current of hosting out-of-town kids and theirs for Christmas, minus the latest news. I have had Sudan on my heart for a Patti D. Dec 29, 2013 9:43 AM
Anyone writing news articles on South Sudan? - Is anyone doing a news article on South Sudan? I am on the board of Partners i Teresa J. Dec 28, 2013 3:37 PM

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