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Welcome Visitors!

Hi, thanks for visiting the South Jersey Writers' Group!
page last updated December 28, 2015

We are now open to new members.

Welcome to our new members! If you are interested in becoming a member, you can click "Join Us" in the top right of any page, and you'll be all set up with access to the site. New members are welcome for a 60 day trial period. Dues will need to be paid within 60 days, or they will automatically be removed. New members may also join at any time, so spread the word!

2017 Membership Dues are $25 for all members.

Dues may be paid by credit card via WePay, which will show on your bank statement. Cash or check payments will be accepted in person by special arrangement with Mark Doenges, Membership Director. Special exemptions may be made in the case of schedule conflicts or hardships; contact Mark for a special request.

Meet the Team

2017 Board of Trustees

We also have a fantastic team of amazing writer-volunteers who help lead all these awesome activities. In addition, we are always looking for volunteers to help run events, big or small, or help during events. 2017 Volunteers

We're Social!

Follow @SJWriter on Twitter for writer-related news and ideas. You read about our activities, get writing advice, and read about writing experiences at our blog. And you can *Like* our Facebook page for meeting recaps, book and event updates, and to connect with our writers!


The South Jersey Writers' Group published their first anthology in November 2012. Tall Tales and Short Stories from South Jersey. It's available now on

A second anthology of speculative fiction, Reading Glasses: Stories Through an Unpredictable Lens was released in September 2014, and can also be purchased at Amazon here.

Published Authors Welcome

If you are a published author who would like to present to the group, please send an email through the "Contact" link on the left. We welcome authors to our Author Series Program, as well as to speak on a particular topic pertaining to the craft or business of writing at our regular Third Thursday meeting.

For more details on the types of activities we offer, check out this page.

Thanks for visiting! We hope you'll consider membership in the group. We appreciate your patience this year as we work on a more inclusive web site and communication system, as well as becoming a non-profit trade association. Happy Writing!

Table of Contents

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Acceptable Behavior Policy April 28, 2017, 2:30 PM anonymous
Welcome Visitors! April 28, 2017, 2:13 PM anonymous
Getting Unstuck July 15, 2010, 8:56 PM anonymous
Getting Started: Beginnings! March 18, 2010, 10:55 PM anonymous
About The South Jersey Writers' Group January 3, 2021, 2:37 PM anonymous

Barrington, NJ

Founded Jan 2, 2009


SJ Writer, Amy, Gary Smith, Gerri Mahn, Mark Doenges, Ron Enfield

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