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Writer's Salon Bonenkai!

  • Dec 10, 2013 · 7:30 PM
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Hard to believe another year is past! wow we all did some good writing and it was a pleasure sharing 2013 with you.

Instead of our usual monthly meeting come for cocktails and holiday canapes! Toast to the end of the year, the year ahead and all the terrific writing projects in our future! If you have not had time to join us before now is your chance to come meet some great writers! If you are a regular let's get together and say good bye to 2013 and hang and chat and relax with each other.

start time 7:30 PM Standing Cocktail Party

2500 yen includes nibbles and tasty treats, a few fab door prizes, and 1 drink (cash bar after) Plus a chance to win some great door prizes!

We will have hot wine, hot buttered rum, savory bites, and christmas cookies!

YOUR CHANCE TO WIN


Donated by Khai- A copy of The First Five Pages: A Writer's Guide to Staying Out of the Rejection Pile, by Noah LukemanAuthor's book page can be accessed here: http://www.lukeman.com/thefirstfivepages/ 

A bottle of TEXTBOOK Chardonnay from the Napa Valley, Donated by wonderful wine folks atOrca-International

a copy of At the Sharpe End (2013 edition) "signed copy" - a novel by local author Hugh Ashton

5000 yen gift card for Kimono Wine and Grill

The Insider's Guide to Harry Potter (in Japanese) By local author and Writers Salon Founder Lauren Shannon

And more!

Happy Holidays!

 

 

 

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  • Robert

    Great seein everbody!

    3 · December 11, 2013

  • Erik

    Good to see so many familiar and new faces! -E

    2 · December 11, 2013

  • Louis N.

    Dear Lauren,
    I'm sorry to hear that you didn't read my withdrawal from the Bonenkai. Here is the link to my withdrawal:
    http://www.meetup.com/writers-648/events/140792492/

    Let me know if this is enough.
    I really would have loved to come; but ...,

    Happy holidays,
    Louis Nthenda
    :

    December 11, 2013

    • lauren s.

      Louis It is important to change your RSVP status, not just rely on a message as those are easy to miss. We go by the number of people and RSVP on the right hand side of the meetup. At any time you can press the CHANGE my rsvp button. Thank you.

      December 11, 2013

    • Louis N.

      Thanks, Lauren. One never stops learning.

      December 11, 2013

  • Louis N.

    Dear Lauren,
    I'm sorry to hear that you didn't read my withdrawal from the Bonenkai. Here is the link to my withdrawal:
    http://www.meetup.com/writers-648/events/140792492/

    Let me know if this is enough.
    I really would have loved to come; but ...,

    Happy holidays,
    Louis Nthenda
    :

    December 11, 2013

  • Marla Starr H.

    Is it true that the Bonnemkai is on the same night as the kimono holiday movie night?

    November 23, 2013

  • Louis N.

    Sorry, have t withdraw. Can't make it Tuesday 10th Bonenkai.
    Wish you all happy holidays. Will link up next year.

    December 6, 2013

    • lauren s.

      Next time please be sure to change your RSVP thanks.

      December 11, 2013

  • SarahD

    Sorry work 'til 9.
    Have fun.

    December 4, 2013

  • lauren s.

    Lovely gathering, thanks everyone!!!

    2 · December 11, 2013

  • Caroline H.

    Ack. I'm out. In between weekend conferences away, research deadlines (for me) and research papers (for students) I am going to be chained to my desk for the rest of the week. Enjoy!

    December 10, 2013

    • lauren s.

      Oh NO!!! come on out, the work will wait... escape escape. Life is too short!

      1 · December 10, 2013

    • Khai

      Not the dreaded lurgy, I hope! :S

      December 10, 2013

  • Khai

    Great atmosphere all round and very pleased to meet some new members! Looking forward to TWS in 2014!

    2 · December 10, 2013

  • Baye M.

    Great location, great food and wine and vibes and all that

    2 · December 10, 2013

  • Jackie

    I have to cancel. I am not feeling well today. Hope I can meet all of you next time!

    December 10, 2013

    • lauren s.

      Hi when it is food related like this it is hard to cxl on the same day. But I hope you are feeling better soon

      December 10, 2013

  • Erik

    Wow, a big crowd has signed up!

    1 · December 6, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Never been to a meeting before but i'd love to have a chance to meet everyone if it's possible.

    1 · December 4, 2013

  • Erik

    Sounds great! However, I probably won't be able to get there until 8 p.m., unless I can end my class early. -E

    September 21, 2013

    • lauren s.

      no prob. come whatever time you can.

      September 23, 2013

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