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  • Troy Austin R.

    • Joined December 19, 2013
    • "I am originally from the Arlington area (I actually went to W & L for high school), and work in DC in financial planning." 

  • Rachel

    • Joined June 3, 2014
    • "I'm a local essayist, and fiction writer looking to meet other writerly folks." 

  • Valerie

    • Joined July 22, 2013
    • "My name is Valerie Smith, I am 61 years old, and I love to write. I have only written papers for grad school, nothing since then (2003). I am currently writing..." 

  • philip s.

    • Joined December 7, 2015
    • "Married, 3 adult children; semi-retired, worked for an international organization mainly overseas: Europe, West Africa, Indonesia, Ph.D: Human and Organization Syste..." 

  • GlennC

    • Joined September 26, 2009
    • "I'll be participating again in this year's NaNoWriMo, and I've been looking for a group so I can work in a more structured and social environment." 

  • Helen Y.

    • Joined October 22, 2011
    • "I've always loved creative writing and so when I moved to the Arlington area from Southern California and found this group I knew I found another home. When..." 

  • Sebastian B.

    • Joined November 2, 2011
    • "I'm a college deserter, currently naively pursuing my dream of publishing a novel. Great progress so far, but I still need all the help I can get." 

  • Tulika M.

    • Joined February 19, 2016
  • Roxanne K.

    • Joined January 2, 2015
  • Julie

    • Joined February 24, 2016
  • Robert R.

    • Joined July 13, 2014
    • "I recently relocated to Arlington and am excited to join a group of dedicated writers! I have a BA in journalism and an MA in creative writing." 

  • Brad R.

    • Joined July 22, 2014
    • "Editor turned writer, out to make prose that isn't awful." 

  • Stacy

    • Joined December 29, 2015
  • Anne-Marie

    • Joined December 29, 2008
    • "I'm a teacher, working on my own writing seriously for the first time. I would love some feedback and support!" 

  • sush

    Assistant Organizer, Founding Member
    • "I have been working for years on a bunch of stories for children and after almost a year with this group, they look awesome! And I found out that I could write other..." 

  • Pam C.

    • Joined October 26, 2010
    • "I am taking the plunge to get back into writing. I thought a writers' group would be the perfect venue for me to transition from the "thinking about it..." 

  • Kristal

    • Joined May 6, 2014
    • "Hi! My name is Kristal. I relocated to the DMV to attend GW's M.A in Publishing program. Moved to Alexandria after graduating in July. I usually write poetry...." 

  • Bob

    • Joined February 21, 2016
  • Melissa J. C.

    • Joined November 28, 2015
    • "Hi, I'm a training analyst in the DC area. I've been writing for as long as I can remember and hope one day to do it professionally. Now that I've..." 

  • Laura

    • Joined August 26, 2012
    • "I have always wanted to write, but too easily let life get in the way. I'm looking for support and inspiration. This seems just the group to get me on track!" 

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