What's Happening Next

  • Thursday Evening Write In
    Oct. 28, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Join us on Discord (#write-alone-together)
    This is your chance to log on and work on your independent project, but in the company of other writers who are working on theirs!
  • Writer Tarot Readings
    Oct. 30, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Join us on Discord (#writer-tarot)
    Get a writing-centric tarot reading with actual tarot cards to help guide you through your plot holes, writing blocks, or even a personal reading focused on your writing questions or journey.
  • Writing Discussion Group: Setting
    Nov. 13, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Skype (see confirmation email)
    How do you choose where to set a story or scene? How does changing the setting change the story or scene? How is setting used effectively in other stories you’ve read or seen, and what can we learn from that? All writers welcome!
  • Shop Talk: Enjoying the Journey vs. Reaching Your Goal
    Nov. 14, 2:00 p.m.
    Discord (#live-events-chat voice channel)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: is your focus on more on enjoying the process of writing, or having finished writing? Join a group discussion that's for-the-writers-by-the-writers, and come ready to share how this theme plays out in your current projects!
  • Screenwriting Critique Circle and Story Development Group
    Nov. 27, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Skype (see confirmation email)
    In this circle, you can submit scripts for film or television, or even another visual medium like stage plays, graphic novels, etc., or, if you are looking for help developing/outlining your story, you can submit an outline, beat sheet, or description of your idea for discussion.
  • Novel and Short Story Critique Circle
    Nov. 28, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Skype (see confirmation email)
    In this circle, you can submit drafts for sections of a novel, short stories, etc., or, if you are looking for help developing/outlining your story, you can submit an outline, beat sheet, or description of your idea for discussion.
  • Shop Talk: Your Favourite Writing 'Rule' to Break
    Dec. 12, 2:00 p.m.
    Join us on Discord (#live-events-chat)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: what's some advice or rule you always hear that you deliberately write against? Join a group discussion that's for-the-writers-by-the-writers, and come ready to share how this theme plays out in your current projects!
  • Story Development Group - December
    Dec. 18, 7:00 p.m.
    Join us on Discord (#live-events-chat)
    Welcome to a moderated brainstorming session for your story and writing ideas! There are instructions to participate; please read them to get the most out of joining.