Freelance Marketplace Writers’ Group

The Freelance Marketplace Writers’ Group meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the Rochester Hills Barnes & Noble Bookstore at 2800 S. Rochester Road (just north of M59). Different topics and guests each month*, but we always discuss the Business of Writing (we are NOT a critique group). Come once, once in a while, or every time. It’s FREE and OPEN to new, published, and working writers, photographers, and illustrators (although most of us are writers). Here are the … [Read more...]

Freelance Marketplace Writers’ Group

The Freelance Marketplace Writers’ Group meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the Rochester Hills Barnes & Noble Bookstore at 2800 S. Rochester Road (just north of M59). Different topics and guests each month*, but we always discuss the Business of Writing (we are NOT a critique group). Come once, once in a while, or every time. It’s FREE and OPEN to new, published, and working writers, photographers, and illustrators (although most of us are writers). Here are the … [Read more...]

Gift Ideas for the Writer or Blogger on Your Holiday List

For the writer or blogger on your holiday shopping list, here are ideas to get you started. Some are inexpensive and many are available at a local bookstore such as Barnes & Noble on Rochester Road. Encourage a writer you know by giving a gift this holiday season. Book Suggestions: Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg Page by Page by Heather Sellers Chapter by Chapter by Heather Sellers What If? Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers by Anne Bernays and Pamela … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift-giving Guide for the Writer on your Holiday Gift List

Book Suggestions: • Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg • Page by Page by Heather Sellers • Chapter by Chapter by Heather Sellers • What If? Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers by Anne Bernays and Pamela Painter • Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street by Roni Schotter • Breathing In, Breathing Out by Ralph Fletcher • The Art and Craft of Storytelling by Nancy Lamb • Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott • If You Want to Write: A Book About Art, Independence and Spirit by Brenda Ueland • … [Read more...]

Writers Welcome To Join

Please join us this Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. at the Rochester Hills Borders Bookstore in the Cafe to discuss the business of writing. We meet the third Tuesday of every month (mark your calendars). Free and open to new and published writers. This month we will discuss professional development for the writer: Writer Groups, Workshops, Conferences, etc. Please bring information for any of professional development you are aware of to share with the group. You may also email the … [Read more...]