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September 2019

Shut Up & Write!™ Richmond

Saturday, September 21 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am UTC-4
Front Porch Cafe, 2600 Nine Mile Road
Richmond, US
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Join us for an hour of writing! We’ve discovered that it’s strikingly helpful to write with other writers. See if it’s true for you on this Saturday morning!Be it a book, blog, script, essay, dissertation, resume, melody, poem or just plain work stuff, you are invited to write it with us. No one will see what you've written or give you unsolicited advice. Instead of just thinking about writing, come and get some real writing done.SCHEDULE:9:30 - SESSION 1: quick…

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Monthly Meeting

Saturday, September 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC-4
La Prade Library – Chesterfield County Public Library, 9000 Hull Street Rd
North Chesterfield, VA 23236 US
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We'll discuss the recent VWC BoG meeting, Upcoming Beta Reads, Golden Nib regional winners, and the future UPDATE: The meeting will be held here:LaPrade Library Room B in LaPrade Library9/21/2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

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Summit Stables Book Fair & Jazz Brunch at Blue Bee Cider

Sunday, September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-4
Blue Bee Cider, 1320 Summit Ave
Richmond, VA 23230 US
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Join us and our colleagues for an afternoon of sipping cider and sampling books!!! Can't wait!

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LAST CHANCE TO JOIN! Critique, accountability, socializing

Sunday, September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-4
Stir Crazy Cafe RVA, 4015 MacArthur Ave
Richmond, VA 23227 US
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This will be our last use of the Meetup app for the foreseeable. If you are interested in joining, this is it. 1. We'll go over 2-3 pieces of shared work. If you want to share, contact Tracy to get a spot. 2. Revisit Slack use. 3. Go over accountability goals. 4. Stay after and chat a bit! -RVA SF meeting #21

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Thinking of You Week 2019

Monday, September 23 @ 10:00 am - Sunday, September 29 @ 5:00 pm UTC-4
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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15% off all greeting cards all week!! Thinking of You Week is an international movement to celebrate sending and receiving hand-written notes. Studies have shown that receiving a hand-written message is much more meaningful than a text or a social media message. It can help stave off feelings of loneliness and isolation and help someone feel happier. A card is often treasured for years, bringing the recipient happy memories of the sender. Who in your life needs a quick pick…

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Charlottesville Writers Critique Circle – Poetry Section

Tuesday, September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
Central Library, Jefferson or Madison Room, 201 E Market St
Charlottesville, va 22902 US
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Calling all poets! Want to share your work, hone your verse, or simply connect with fellow writers? Come hang out with us as we delve into the wide world of poetry. We'll meet two hours every other Tuesday to read and critique poems. Since we're new, it may take us a while to figure out all the logistics, but for now we aim to have four poets present each meeting (with one backup presenter).Poets can message me to sign-up for…

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Critique and Editing

Tuesday, September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
Panera Bread, 12540 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Chester, VA 23831 US
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NEW DAY!!! NEW TIME!!! NEW LOCATION!!! I wish to warn everyone that sitting at this Panera location for 2-3 hours is like sitting in a freezer. You may wish to bring something VERY cozy to wrap up in. (A parka, perhaps.) I have been bringing light blankets, but I don't have that many!

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The Writing Show

Wednesday, September 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
Firehouse Theatre, 1609 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220 US
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At the monthly Writing Show, authors and other literary professionals offer an insider’s look at the craft and business of writing. The Writing Show, which runs the last Wednesday of every month from January through September, affords writers a chance to network, learn, and expand their writing horizons. The first half of the program is a panel format, where writing experts share thoughts and advice on the evening’s topic. Following intermission, the audience has the opportunity to participate in a…

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Pre-Launch Party with James K Dill!!

Wednesday, September 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
Canon & Draw Brewing Company, 1529 W Main St
Richmond, VA 23220 US
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We can't wait to celebrate James's first book with a pre-launch party at Canon & Draw Brewing Company! James K. Dill’s debut novel, Racing Shadows, will be published in October of 2019 by Apprentice House Press. Looking for an artistic outlet, Jim took up writing through a master class offered by James River Writers and noted author, David L. Robbins in 2016. Racing Shadows, a novel of Olympic ambitions, simmered for many years from Jim’s running career. Jim ran Boston,…

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Local Authors Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm UTC-4
Belmont Library, 3100 Ellwood Ave
Richmond, VA 23221 US
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Local Authors, Writers, and Persons of Note!We invite you to the Local Authors Book Discussion Group. We meet monthly to read and discuss local, Richmond area authors.This month local author Ward Howarth will introduce and sign his debut novel, River City Blues.Ward gives us a detective noir-thriller--set in 1944 Richmond VA—with a historians knowledge and a cinematographers eye.Abstract: Corruption, prostitution, and black market ration scams are rampant in 1944 Richmond city—Enter Detective Sergeant Bennie Sherwood, fresh from a tour of…

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