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Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Sorry for this very late reminder. I've just moved--one week in our new place--and the office is getting set up, we have electricity and internet, yahoo! I see in the file section we have a few submissions. Grab all the May Mary May 26, 2015 9:09 AM
Meeting this Week - Hi Everyone, The meeting is this Thursday. I show 8 stories in the file section, starting with Jason's Party Paradisio. So get reading! See you Thursday at Perkos on Carpenter Road in Modesto. To get to the file section, go under MORE tab at th Mary Apr 20, 2015 5:41 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Group, Time to get your submissions in for the April 23rd meeting. Try and get them in by this weekend to give everyone time to read them. Remember, 3000 words or less, double-spaced with your name and page numbers on your submission Mary Apr 13, 2015 8:33 AM
Another meeting reminder - Hi Everyone, I'm running a little behind, but I just uploaded my chapter. It's less than the 3000 words, so hopefully you'll have time to read it. We do have 10 submissions so far this month. It's going to be a good meeting. Please start with M Mary Mar 22, 2015 9:00 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Group, It's that time again. Time to get anything you want critiqued for our March meeting uploaded to the file section.  If you're a new member, you'll find the files under the MORE tab. Please start with Mike J Quinn's submission Mary Mar 16, 2015 7:03 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Our next meeting is February 26th, a little over a week away. Time to start uploading anything you want the group to read for the meeting. I see we have two files uploaded already. For the new members, you can find the file Mary Feb 15, 2015 9:20 AM
Get Your Submissions In! - Hi Everyone, Another reminder to get your submissions in, hopefully by this weekend. Looks like we have 6 stories in the file section already. When critiquing go all the way back to AkiAslan's submission on December 19th. His submission has not Mary Jan 16, 2015 8:41 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - v\:* { BEHAVIOR: url (#default#vml) } 978FAAC1- dale t. Jan 14, 2015 10:14 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Group, Here's a reminder to get your submissions in. We already have a few people with stories up for critiques. See you on the 22nd.   Mary Mary Jan 14, 2015 8:50 AM
Great Meeting - Hi Everyone, I really enjoyed the meeting Thursday. Lots of time to talk about writing and publishing and great critiques. Thanks, everyone. See you next year. Mary Mary Dec 20, 2014 4:07 PM
Re: [writers-427] Reminder for December Meeting - Mary. I am traveling for a month so I will missing the meeting. Merry Christmas to all Bob Naquin Sent from my iPhone Bob N. Dec 6, 2014 6:00 AM
Reminder for December Meeting - Hi Everyone, Our December meeting is Thursday the 18th at 6:00pm at Perkos on Carpenter Road in Modesto. Start getting your submissions in so we all time to read them. If you want, bring a book from your shelf to exchange or give away. Mary Dec 5, 2014 7:55 PM
One more submission for the meeting - Hi Everyone, We now have seven submissions for the meeting. Grace Ruby has just been uploaded. Looking forward to another fun meeting. Mary Mary Nov 10, 2014 7:35 PM
Meeting November 13th - Hi Everyone, Wanted to remind everyone that our November meeting was moved up to November 13th due to the holidays. Please note that we have 6 submissions in the file section, starting with Jason's "Reuben Sends Curtis and Moms Cash." B Mary Nov 10, 2014 12:58 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Group, I'm getting the reminder out a little bit earlier so we can get our writing uploaded and give people more time to critique. Also, our meeting has been moved up due to the holidays. Dang holidays! Our meeting will be November 13th, 6:0 Mary Nov 3, 2014 10:38 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Our October meeting is this Thursday, October 23rd at 6:00pm at Perkos in Modesto on Carpenter Road. It looks like we have quite a few submissions so far, starting with Irwin's submission on October 2nd. If you're going to submit s Mary Oct 19, 2014 3:28 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Sorry for the late reminder, but it's time to get your submissions in for Thursday's meeting. We will be at Perko's on Carpenter Road in Modesto. We start at 6:00pm. I see we have three files up already, starting with Septe Mary Sep 21, 2014 6:48 AM
Re: [writers-427] Great Meeting - hi mary can you call me[masked] -----Original Message----- From: Mary <morningglory9771@s joe v. Aug 29, 2014 8:03 AM
Great Meeting - Great Meeting, Everyone, We critiqued a lot of stories in our allotted time. Good constructive criticism. Thanks to all who commented on my first chapter. I went through the comments and they are helpful. See you next month, Mar Mary Aug 29, 2014 7:00 AM
Re: [writers-427] Fw: Saturday, September 13 - Hi Bill, Mary Aug 26, 2014 9:44 AM
Fw: Saturday, September 13 - Hi Everybody, Bill M. Aug 25, 2014 9:45 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Modesto Group, Sorry about the late reminder for our meeting this Thursday the 28th of August. Try and get your submissions in this weekend. It looks like the first piece to critique is Jason's submitted on August 14th. Don't miss it. We wil Mary Aug 23, 2014 7:59 PM
Re: [writers-427] Critique List - Hi Mary, Just a quick note, Mysterious Pyramid is actually quite short (only 2 pages of text.)  But the first page is in graphics, so it used a lot of Kb's.  Just thought you'd like to know, so you weren't e Pam A. Jul 19, 2014 6:44 PM
Critique List - Hi again, I just uploaded my file for critiquing. As of Saturday the 19th, it looks as if we have 6 submissions, starting with Mysterious Pyramid on July 17th. Please check the dates. Anything in July is for the July meeting. Mysterious Pyramid Mary Jul 19, 2014 4:24 PM
July Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, I'm a little late in my reminder. The meeting is Thursday the 24th, so if you have any writings you'd like critiqued get them in, so people have time to read before the meeting. For new members, please keep submission to 30 Mary Jul 19, 2014 2:45 PM
Second Reminder for June Meeting - Hi All, I just want to make sure the new members can find the file section. It's under the MORE tab at the top of the website. Make sure to choose Only Members can read before uploading document. If you weren't at the last meeting you c Mary Jun 22, 2014 8:42 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Hard to believe June is almost over. This is your reminder to get your submissions in, hopefully by this weekend so we all have time to read them. Remember: 3000 words max (if you go over a little no worries) double-spaced Mary Jun 21, 2014 6:19 AM
Meeting On Thursday - Hi Everyone, I just wanted to say what a fun and informative meeting we had on Thursday the 22nd. We did miss Kent though! Everyone made great comments and I think we all learned something. I know I did. Look forward to the next meeting, on Jun Mary May 24, 2014 9:24 AM
Meeting Submissions - Hello Everyone, Tomorrow is our May meeting, Thursday the 22nd. I show 7 submissions ready for critiquing. If I'm wrong please let me know. It starts with Deputy Manston. See you there, Mary Mary May 21, 2014 8:09 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Modesto Writers, Just a reminder that our May meeting is next week, Thursday the 22nd at 6:00pm at Perkos on Carpenter Road in Modesto. Get any writings in that you want critiqued this weekend or early in the week. If you wait too long peopl Mary May 16, 2014 11:22 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Just a reminder to get your stories in this weekend so we have plenty of time to read them for the April 24th meeting.  Missed seeing everyone last month. Mary Mary Apr 17, 2014 7:39 PM
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Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Oh, and the regular meeting is the fourth Thursday at the same Perkos at 6:00pm. Mary Mar 8, 2014 6:15 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Hi Bob, Mary Mar 8, 2014 6:13 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Yes, 6:00pm. Mary Mar 8, 2014 5:49 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - I didn't see this on the meetup site. It starts at 6 pm right? I hope I feel better by then to attend. Michelle Michelle R. Mar 8, 2014 2:33 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Mary; Where and when? I would like to get involved with this group. Bob N Bob N. Mar 8, 2014 7:38 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Just a reminder we have our first meeting of March on the 13th.  No critiques this week, just talk writing and get motivated. Hope to see you there.   Mary Mary Mar 8, 2014 7:12 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Writing Group,   It's that time again. Time to get your submissions in for the meeting on Thursday the 27th. I can't believe March is almost over. So far it looks as if Melissa, Bill and Pam have submitted. If you go as far Mary Feb 22, 2014 6:52 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, Just a reminder we are meeting this Thursday for our Motivated and Get Writing Meeting. We'll be talking about the craft, marketing and hopefully about Baycon. Hope to see you there, Mary E. Merrell, Your fe Mary Feb 11, 2014 8:34 AM
February Prompt - Hi Everyone Just wanted to pass along the February Prompt. Kent stole it from a webblog but it 's good. So here goes: Write a story about time travel. If you want to add in a little romance that's okay but it's not mand Mary Jan 31, 2014 9:51 AM
Re: [writers-427] Reminder for January Meeting - Thank you!!! Sent from my iPhone On Jan 20, 2014, at 6:33 AM, Mary < morning Silver L. Jan 20, 2014 6:51 AM
Reminder for January Meeting - Hi Everyone,   Sorry for the late reminder. We have quite a few submissions for our January 23rd meeting. If you plan on putting one in, better do it soon. It looks as if the first submission for this meeting is Silver's chapte Mary Jan 20, 2014 6:33 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone,   I wanted to send out a reminder for the meeting on January 23rd. Remember, we are meeting at 6:00pm, a little earlier. We will be at the same place, Perko's on Carpenter Road in Modesto.  We have a prompt if anyone is i Mary Jan 12, 2014 6:27 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone,   A little late, but a reminder for our Get Motivated and Get Writing, or is it, Get Writing and Get Motivated? Either way, it works. No critiquing this meeting, just bring your thoughts and questions about writing Mary Jan 6, 2014 5:35 PM
Meeting Reminder and Prompt - Hi Everyone,   Just a reminder our first meeting this year is January 9th, which is already next week. This meeting we will be talking about writing and marketing. No critiques. Should be fun. The prompt for January is:   Mary Dec 30, 2013 8:46 PM
Re: [writers-427] Great Meeting - v\:* { BEHAVIOR: url (#default#vml) } C2AAADC6-4C dale t. Dec 14, 2013 9:29 AM
Re: [writers-427] Great Meeting - 6:00??? Sent from my iPhone On Dec 14, 2013, at 7:51 AM, Mary < morningglory Silver L. Dec 14, 2013 8:01 AM
Great Meeting - Hi Everyone, Another fun meeting to close out the year. Wonderful new members, and I hope they come back. We had a couple of suggestions, so here are some changes for the new year. We will be meeting twice a month, the second and fourth Mary Dec 14, 2013 7:51 AM
Submission reminder - Hi Everyone,   I just wanted to remind you all that there are submissions going way back to November 14th with Carla's Deacon's Haircut. Look forward to Thursday's meeting.  Oh, and I think Daniel and Carla did not choose only Mary Dec 9, 2013 5:03 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone, I'm sending out a reminder a little earlier than usual as I will be gone this weekend. We are meeting on Thursday the 12th this December due to the way the holidays fell. Please try and get any submissions you would like comments o Mary Dec 5, 2013 7:08 PM
Next Meeting - Hi Everyone,   It has come to my attention that the meetup is showing a November 28th meeting. That is our automatic meetup date, which I cannot remove as it says it already occurred. Which it did.   So, next meeting i Mary Nov 21, 2013 8:05 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone,   This is a reminder that the meeting is this Thursday the 14th at 6:30pm at Perkos on Carpenter. Submit your work on line under the MORE tab for critique or bring your flash fiction for reading. See you then.   Mary Nov 10, 2013 5:57 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - The first prompt can also be used for fiction, just throw in an intergalactic bounty hunter or dragon. On Tuesday, November 5, 2013, Mary wrote: Doug S. Nov 6, 2013 7:20 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Everyone's getting a treat reading your 3 and 4 chapters. Mary Nov 6, 2013 6:00 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - I love it! Sent from my iPhone On Nov 5, 2013, at 7:55 PM, Mary < morningglo Silver L. Nov 6, 2013 4:36 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone,   Just wanted to remind you that our monthly meeting is moved up to November 14th. We would like to have a Marketing meeting on the 21st, location to be determined. I'm thinking the Perko's on Oakdale. I will call and make Mary Nov 5, 2013 7:55 PM
October's Meeting - Hi Everyone,   I know it's late, but I just wanted to say what a great meeting we had last week. It was a large group but fun and we got through all the critiques with plenty of time for talking about writing and marketing.   Mary Oct 29, 2013 6:44 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone,   This is our reminder that next Thursday, October 24th is our next meeting. We will be a Perko's on Carpenter. Please get any submissions you want critiqued in. See you there.   Mary Merrell Mary Oct 18, 2013 10:26 PM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Group,   Just a reminder we're having a meeting this Thursday. We plan on talking about writing and marketing. Should be relaxed and fun.   Mary Mary Sep 30, 2013 6:23 AM
Last minute reminder - Hi Writers,   A last minute, before I go to bed, reminder that the meeting for September is tomorrow at Perko's at the corner of Sylvan and Oakdale. Hope to see you there. We will be in the back room.   Mary Mary Sep 25, 2013 9:42 PM
Re: [writers-427] New Meeting Place for September - Yes. Mary Sep 25, 2013 6:10 AM
Re: [writers-427] New Meeting Place for September - Mary... So is the time and date this Thursday, the 26th, at 6:30? Lance E. Sep 24, 2013 9:50 PM
Re: [writers-427] New Meeting Place for September - That's a great choice. Well done Mary! On Sun, Sep 22, 2013 at 3:59 PM, Mary < morningglory Doug S. Sep 22, 2013 4:00 PM
New Meeting Place for September -   Hi Gang, Well, I've made a decision. I didn't want to wait until the last minute, so I reserved the group a table at Perko's on the corner of Oakdale and Sylvan. It's a little far out in Modesto, but it's the only place I could think Mary Sep 22, 2013 3:59 PM
Thursday September 26th Meeting - Hi Writers, Have a slight problem for this Thursday. I called Queen Bean just to make sure they didn't have music this Thursday. They don't, but they do have a vendors event and there will be no space outside for our meeting. Can't guarantee en Mary Sep 21, 2013 6:20 AM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Hey Robert, nice to from here from you. Russia sounds interesting these days. Bill M. Sep 21, 2013 5:22 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Change - The queen bean details the address is[masked]th street , Modesto ca, they only have music events on the weekends usually just Fridays and Saturdays mario Sep 20, 2013 7:03 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Change - I don't remember exact address, but it's on 14th street between K and L. If you see Needham and the park you've past Mary Sep 15, 2013 9:29 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Change - v\:* { BEHAVIOR: url (#default#vml) } 74926FD2- dale t. Sep 15, 2013 8:34 AM
How to find the file section - For all new members and old, The website isn't that user friendly. If you want to see what our members have been writing you can find the file section under the MORE tab at the top of the webpage. Pull down menu, click files. Here is where the Mary Sep 15, 2013 7:36 AM
Meeting Change - Thanks for everyone's input on our meeting place this month. Doug and I have talked and came up with a crazy solution that should work for everyone. We will be meeting at the Queen Bean on September 26th at 6:30. I will check with them for conf Mary Sep 15, 2013 7:20 AM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Crazy about writing! On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 6:32 AM, Mary < [address removed] Doug S. Sep 11, 2013 7:56 AM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Okay, you mean, meet at the Queen Bean on the normal day, the 26th AND meet back at Perkos a week later October Mary Sep 11, 2013 6:32 AM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Let's meet at the Queen Bean, and meet a week later for those that missed it. This way the newcomers can get their fill of joining the wonderful world of WRITING! I don't mean that sarcastically...I remember my first time, it was awesome. Doug S. Sep 10, 2013 10:20 PM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - I agree Queen Bean works for me Daniel v. Sep 10, 2013 9:26 PM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - The Queen bean works for me. Naomi -----Original Message----- From: Mary <[address removed]> To: Naomi Sep 10, 2013 8:51 PM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - I like the idea of waiting a week too On Sep 9,[masked]:46 PM, "Lance Edmisten" < [address removed] > wrote: Brenda W. Sep 9, 2013 9:13 PM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Mary... I think the simplest thing to do would be to delay the meeting one week. Lance E. Sep 9, 2013 7:46 PM
RE: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Hi All, I am new to the group and Thursday wil Leng P. Sep 9, 2013 5:24 PM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Hello, everyone who remembers me! Just wanted to say hello from Kiev. I actually published a book on Kindle. It's an engineering book, and modest. Best wishes. Robert A. Sep 9, 2013 7:48 AM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - I drove by there yesterday and wow...fresh coat of bright reddish paint. What a look. I'm planning on being at the me Kent J. Sep 9, 2013 5:50 AM
RE: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - What about inside a Raley's or something similar? Or inside Barnes & Noble? Ceres La Morenita has some space for bigger groups, and can be reserved. &nbs Brenda W. Sep 8, 2013 10:13 PM
Re: [writers-427] Thursday September 26th Meeting - Sounds good where is the Queen Bean -----Original Message----- From: Mary <morn Daniel v. Sep 8, 2013 8:02 PM
Thursday September 26th Meeting - Hi Everyone, The restaurant Perkos we go to is doing some remodeling and they plan on reopening on September 26th, which is our meeting day. Perkos couldn't guarantee they would be open for sure. I'm thinking we should postpone for the followin Mary Sep 8, 2013 6:48 PM
Meeting Reminder -   Hi Everyone, Hard to believe August is almost over and time for our meeting. Please try and get anything you wanted critiqued in very soon so people have time to read it. We like to keep submissions under 3000 words and pleas Mary Aug 17, 2013 7:23 AM
Great Meeting - Hi Everyone, Fun meeting last night. Great critiques. I have a lot to think about on my story now. I appreciate all your comments. Stan, our newest member gave a great suggest. Asked if I had any links on the website for my books. Great Mary Jul 26, 2013 6:36 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Lance, Your a Champ. Bill Bill M. Jul 24, 2013 8:26 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - That's great. I love your stories. You'll have to announce it at the meeting.   Mary Jul 24, 2013 6:35 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Mary... I haven't had time to upload anything, but I'll be at the meeting Thursday with some critiques and som Lance E. Jul 23, 2013 8:58 PM
Meeting Reminder - Sorry Everyone,   A little late with the reminder for this month's meeting. This Thursday at 6:30 at Perko's on Carpenter Road in Modesto. If you want to see what some of the writers are submitting go to the MORE tab at the top Mary Jul 21, 2013 6:42 PM
Meeting date Thursday the 27th - Hi Everyone, I apologize for jumping the gun. In case I confused people, the meeting is Thursday the 27th. So this weekend would be a good time to start submitting any writings you'd like read by the group. For you newbies, the file section is Mary Jun 19, 2013 8:28 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Thanks Kent, everyone was submitting, well, not everyone, so I thought, crap, I better get my stuff in. Thanks. I'll Mary Jun 16, 2013 6:20 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Thanks, Philip, Mary Jun 16, 2013 6:19 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Kent. Do you know when you posted Ch. 1 of your story? I found chapter 2 but not 1. Philip Jun 15, 2013 6:31 PM
Re: [writers-427] Meeting Reminder - Mary, Kent J. Jun 15, 2013 4:18 PM
Meeting Reminder -   Hi, Hi Everyone, Just a reminder the meeting is this coming Thursday. Get your submissions soon in if you want comments from the members. Look forward to seeing everyone.   Mary Mary Jun 15, 2013 7:29 AM
Meeting Reminder - Hi Everyone,   Sorry for the late reminder. Meeting is this Thursday the 23rd at Perko's on Carpenter. I see a few submissions up, which is good. Remember, submissions are posted under the MORE tab in the file section. Maximum 3000 wor Mary May 19, 2013 5:52 AM
Re: [writers-427] Meetup this Thursday - I just uploaded a rewrite of last month's story. Hopefully people will have time to read it. Bill --- On Sat, 5/18 Bill M. May 18, 2013 9:32 PM
Meetup this Thursday - The group is meeing this Thursday, May 23. Very little writing posted for review this wee Kent J. May 18, 2013 10:53 AM

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