• Women Writers of Color Writing Critique Meeting

    Sankofa Video Books & Café

    Join us for the next meeting of the womxn of color writing critique group! Meet other BIWOC (Black, Indigenous, Womxn of Color) writers in the DMV, and share creative writing feedback in a supportive community. This is a regular in-person group that meets 2x per month. New members are always welcome to attend! IF YOU'D LIKE TO HAVE YOUR PIECE WORKSHOPPED, PLEASE COMMENT BELOW! HOW TO SUBMIT: Bring 5-10 copies of your manuscript for members to read at the meeting (max 3500 words). OR Message me to join our email list, where you can submit a longer manuscript (up to 15 pages, double-spaced) in advance of the meeting if you'd like more in-depth feedback GENERAL MEETING STRUCTURE: ~15 minutes of discussion on goals, hopes & challenges specific to WOC writers; ~15 minutes of prompt-based in-person writing; ~60 minutes of constructive feedback for 2-4 pieces. Please don't be shy to submit! Please share this event with other BIWOC writers you know, and comment below if you have any questions! Can't wait to read your words!

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  • Women Writers of Color Writing Critique Meeting

    Sankofa Video Books & Café

    Join us for the next meeting of the womxn of color writing critique group! Meet other BIWOC (Black, Indigenous, Womxn of Color) writers in the DMV, and share creative writing feedback in a supportive community. This is a regular in-person group that meets 2x per month. New members are always welcome to attend! IF YOU'D LIKE TO HAVE YOUR PIECE WORKSHOPPED, PLEASE COMMENT BELOW! HOW TO SUBMIT: Bring 5-10 copies of your manuscript for members to read at the meeting (max 3500 words). OR Message me to join our email list, where you can submit a longer manuscript (up to 15 pages, double-spaced) in advance of the meeting if you'd like more in-depth feedback MEETING STRUCTURE: ~20 minutes of discussion on goals, hopes & challenges specific to WOC writers; ~60 minutes of constructive feedback for 2-4 pieces. Please don't be shy to submit! Please share this event with other BIWOC writers you know, and comment below if you have any questions! Can't wait to read your words!

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  • Women Writers of Color Writing Critique Meeting

    Join us for the next meeting of the womxn of color writing critique group! Meet other BIPOC womxn writers in the DMV, and share creative writing feedback in a supportive community. This is a regular in-person group that meets every two weeks. New members are always welcome to attend! If you'd like to have your piece workshopped, please comment below! We have room for one-two more pieces, depending on length! HOW TO SUBMIT: You can bring copies of your manuscript for members to read at the meeting (max 3500 words). I will confirm the number of copies to bring two days in advance of the meeting! OR You can submit a longer manuscript (up to 15 pages, double-spaced) two days in advance of the meeting. Please message me to be added to the group email list if you'd like to submit your work in advance. MEETING STRUCTURE: ~20 minutes of introductions & discussion of goals, hopes & challenges, followed by ~60 minutes of constructive feedback for 2-3 pieces. Please don't be shy to submit! Please share this event with other BIPOC womxn writers you know, and comment below if you have any questions! Can't wait to read your words!

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  • Women Writers of Color Writing Critique Meeting

    The Potter's House

    This is the first meeting of the womxn writers of color writing critique group! Come meet other BIPOC womxn writers in the area, and get and/or give creative writing feedback. As this is our first meeting, we'll spend the first ~20 minutes of the meeting sharing what we're looking for in this group and any thoughts on group structure. We should still have time to give feedback on 2-3 pieces! If you're interested in getting feedback, please bring your fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, or hybrid works under 3000 words to the meeting. If possible, please bring ~10 copies of your work for folx to read along! I'll send some constructive guidelines for feedback based on writing workshops I've taken/led to those who RSVP. Please comment below if you have any questions!

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