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Due to the continually changing COVID-19 situation, our monthly meetings for fall of 2020 will be virtual or if possible, outdoors. Please join our mailing list or check our Facebook page for live updates.
General Meetings Due to the social constraints recommended to limit spread of COVID-19, our scheduled meeting for May is cancelled. The Monadnock Writers’ Group normally meets every month from September through June, 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. The Speaker Series is open to the public and free of charge. Our speakers are instructive and inspirational for … Continue reading -MWG Meeting Updates
Opportunities to Help Run the Monadnock Writers’ Group: 1. We need applicants to help with the new MWG anthology Coping with COVID. Please let us know as soon as possible of your interest in joining the selection panel for the anthology or the committee marketing the eventual book. Express your interest to email@example.com. 2. Three … Continue reading -Opportunities to Help Run the Monadnock Writers’ Group
New MWG Anthology: The MWG requests submissions for an anthology on the theme of “Coping with COVID.” All of us have been affected by the peculiar and unprecedented problems of the current pandemic. Has your writing addressed it yet? 1. Submissions are open to anyone writing in any genre - including memoir, poetry, essay, science … Continue reading -Coping with COVID Anthology Submissions Open
General Meetings Due to the social constraints recommended to limit spread of COVID-19, our scheduled meeting for April is cancelled. April 6 - cancelled No Writers’ Night Out April 18 General meeting - cancelled April 18 MWG Board meeting via ZOOM MWG members may go http://www.monadnockwriters.org/ for details on joining us on line. (coming soon)
The Monadnock Writers’ Group is pleased to announce a high school essay contest established to honor the memory of George Duncan. George was an award-winning marketing copywriter and author, and an avid writer of political commentary. He served as President of the Monadnock Writers’ Group (MWG) and was a long-time board member. MWG will award … Continue reading -George Duncan Essay Contest Open!
On February 1 at 10 am in the Peterborough Town Library, the Monadnock Writers’ Group will sponsor a preliminary round of the statewide 3-Minute Fiction Slam competition. The competition is open to anyone to read three minutes of original fiction to our panel of judges. The Peterborough winner will be invited to read at the … Continue reading -3 Minute Fiction Slam
The Monadnock Writers’ Group is pleased to announce a high school essay contest established to honor the memory of George Duncan. George was an award-winning marketing copywriter and author, and an avid writer of political commentary. He served as President of the Monadnock Writers’ Group (MWG) and was a long-time board member. MWG will award … Continue reading George Duncan Essay Contest
SMOKY QUARTZ: On the Road Celebrating Local Poetry and Prose THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21st 6:30 – 7:30 P.M. Hosted by INGALLS MEMORIAL LIBRARY 203 Main Street, Rindge, New Hampshire Relax with a cup of coffee while listening to works by some of the Monadnock region’s finest writers. This event is sponsored by Smoky Quartz, the online … Continue reading -Smoky Quartz: On the Road
Mud Chronicles book reading at the Mariposa on Wednesday, December 4 at 6:30 Fall Art Mixed Media Exhibit Jaffrey Civic Center, November 22-December 23, 2019 Our speaker for November was Randy Pierce. His presentation was informative and inspiring. Here are some links for things mentioned in the presentation: His non-profit 2020 Vision Quest: http://2020visionquest.org/ His … Continue reading -Notes from the November MWG Meeting