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A group of writers in and around Schaumburg, IL, dedicated to writing and perfecting our craft. We also give each other support in our writing efforts.

We meet once a week, discuss up to four pieces of work (no more than 3000 words) submitted by end of day each Thursday.  Each of us attending a meeting will download the submitted works and critique the writing for discussion on our meetup day (currently Saturday in the morning).

We discuss the writing submitted to the group with a definite focus on publication as a final goal for the work.  However, anyone seeking to find their voice through writing is welcome request membership.  We want to focus on the writing itself.  Not so much on the subject of that writing.  We don't prohibit any subject, nor any style of writing.  Of course, we meet in a public setting, so we have to respect that somewhat.

Due to the venue where we meet, and to the size of submissions that we permit, we try to keep our membership under 40 writers.  If we don't see any activity from you in recent meetups, we may remove your membership.  You will be welcome to request to join again.  Message any of the organizers of the meetup if you have any questions.

We're 38 Writers

New members must be approved by the Organizer

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    5 Writers attending
  • Saturday, September 3, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, September 10, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, September 17, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, September 24, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, October 1, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, October 8, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, October 22, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, October 29, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, November 5, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, November 12, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, November 19, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, November 26, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, December 3, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, December 10, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, December 17, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, December 24, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, December 31, 2016 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
  • Saturday, January 7, 2017 10:00 AM

    The Schaumburg Writers Meetup Group Weekly Meetup

    1 Writers attending
 
Founded Aug 7, 2007

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Emily, Charity Zechman, Rob Vargas
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