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Write Now! Quick Writing Exercise
Bring pen and paper for the chance to improvise a story in 30 minutes. You will draw one card from each of the five categories: character, motivation, place, item, and event. Write a story based on the cards' descriptions. We will then read what we have crafted.

Dunn Brothers Coffee

4648 East Lake Street · Minneapolis


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Minnesota Writers of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Magical Realism, Horror -- If you're exploring the worlds beyond mainstream literature, MinnSpec welcomes you.

Come to network, hear readings from works in progress, swap story critiques, and talk shop. Our members range from those just starting out to established authors with multiple book contracts.

Want to know more? Check our About Page (, or read one of our group's anthologies (!

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