Upcoming Events

  • Screenwriting Discussion Group
    Aug. 14, 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.
  • Saturday Afternoon Write In
    Aug. 14, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 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!
  • Shop Talk: Patterns and Themes in Your Writing
    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!
  • Saturday Afternoon Write In
    Aug. 21, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 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!
  • Story Development Group - August
    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.
  • Screenwriting Critique Circle and Story Development Group
    Aug. 28, 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.
  • Saturday Afternoon Write In
    Aug. 28, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 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!
  • Novel and Short Story Critique Circle
    Aug. 29, 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: Writing Challenges You've Overcome
    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!
  • Novel and Short Story Critique Circle
    Sep. 26, 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: Why You Want to Write This
    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!
  • Story Development Group - October
    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.
  • Shop Talk: Enjoying the Journey vs. Reaching Your Goal
    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!
  • Shop Talk: Your Favourite Writing 'Rule' to Break
    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!
  • Story Development Group - December
    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.