Upcoming Events

  • Apr. 23, 7:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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.
  • Apr. 24, 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.
  • Apr. 24, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EDT
    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!
  • Apr. 25, 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 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.
  • May 08, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Skype (see confirmation email)
    This group is for screenwriters or aspiring screenwriters to get together and talk about screenwriting.
  • May 09, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: how do you describe your writing to other people? 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!
  • May 22, 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.
  • Jun. 13, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: what advice would you give to a younger you (or even right now)? 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!
  • Jun. 18, 7:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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.
  • Jul. 11, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: what trade-offs do you make to get the time you need to write? 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!
  • Aug. 15, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: what patterns and themes always seem to come up in what you write? 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!
  • Aug. 27, 7:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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.
  • Sep. 12, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: what are some challenges you've faced and successfully tackled while 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!
  • Oct. 10, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    At Shop Talk, we're talking shop around the day's theme: what is it about your project that means you have to be the one to write it? 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!
  • Oct. 22, 7:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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.
  • Nov. 14, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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!
  • Dec. 12, 2:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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!
  • Dec. 17, 7:00 p.m.
    Google Meet (see confirmation email)
    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.