What we're about

If you are a writer/author who values giving and receiving constructive criticism this is for you! All genres welcome!

Our goal is encouraging and motivating other writers by providing constructive feedback to help writers tune their skills, improve their writing, and be part of a rewarding community!

  • We also host writing workshops and special writing events to invoke your muse and inspire!

Upcoming events (4+)

Via Zoom-AWCG Critique meet!

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This is a virtual/skype critique meetup for writers!

Submission guidelines:

2000 words (approximate)
Doublespaced word doc
Deadline: Tuesday 5pm EST
Email to: [masked]

Critiques are accessed by participants via google drive. The link will be sent out by Thursday at noon from meetup. **NOTE: this email contains a hyperlink and is frequently filtered to junk folders.

***Meetup etiquette:
-Choose one main talking point during the meeting
-Keep critique brief (no more than 5 mins)
-If someone else has already touched on that point, please discuss a different point.
-Please be constructive with feedback
--Inappropriate and/or shaming comments will result in being blocked and banned from the group

-Adhering to these rules will ensure that everything that needs to be addressed about the submission can be, and that everyone has a chance to speak and add something meaningful to the discussion.

If you have not received an email by Thursday, please check your spam folder.

Looking forward to seeing you there and getting a good discussion and feedback going!

Happy Writing!
~MJ

If you find these events beneficial, consider supporting me through the link below!

https://www.buymeacoffee.com/mjpankey --> writing tips and prompts are posted here too :)

https://mjpankey.com

Writing Prompt Wednesdays

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Writing Prompt Wednesdays is about getting your creative juices flowing. Every First Wednesday, a new Writing Prompt will be sent out via meetup!

This is not a live event, it is strictly a meetup prompt at this point in time, but that may change in the future.

Happy Writing!

~MJ
mjpankey.com

Via Zoom-AWCG Critique meet!

Link visible for attendees

This is a virtual/skype critique meetup for writers!

Submission guidelines:

2000 words (approximate)
Doublespaced word doc
Deadline: Tuesday 5pm EST
Email to: [masked]

Critiques are accessed by participants via google drive. The link will be sent out by Thursday at noon from meetup. **NOTE: this email contains a hyperlink and is frequently filtered to junk folders.

***Meetup etiquette:
-Choose one main talking point during the meeting
-Keep critique brief (no more than 5 mins)
-If someone else has already touched on that point, please discuss a different point.
-Please be constructive with feedback
--Inappropriate and/or shaming comments will result in being blocked and banned from the group

-Adhering to these rules will ensure that everything that needs to be addressed about the submission can be, and that everyone has a chance to speak and add something meaningful to the discussion.

If you have not received an email by Thursday, please check your spam folder.

Looking forward to seeing you there and getting a good discussion and feedback going!

Happy Writing!
~MJ

If you find these events beneficial, consider supporting me through the link below!

https://www.buymeacoffee.com/mjpankey --> writing tips and prompts are posted here too :)

https://mjpankey.com

Via Zoom-AWCG Critique meet!

Link visible for attendees

This is a virtual/skype critique meetup for writers!

Submission guidelines:

2000 words (approximate)
Doublespaced word doc
Deadline: Tuesday 5pm EST
Email to: [masked]

Critiques are accessed by participants via google drive. The link will be sent out by Thursday at noon from meetup. **NOTE: this email contains a hyperlink and is frequently filtered to junk folders.

***Meetup etiquette:
-Choose one main talking point during the meeting
-Keep critique brief (no more than 5 mins)
-If someone else has already touched on that point, please discuss a different point.
-Please be constructive with feedback
--Inappropriate and/or shaming comments will result in being blocked and banned from the group

-Adhering to these rules will ensure that everything that needs to be addressed about the submission can be, and that everyone has a chance to speak and add something meaningful to the discussion.

If you have not received an email by Thursday, please check your spam folder.

Looking forward to seeing you there and getting a good discussion and feedback going!

Happy Writing!
~MJ

If you find these events beneficial, consider supporting me through the link below!

https://www.buymeacoffee.com/mjpankey --> writing tips and prompts are posted here too :)

https://mjpankey.com

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