Write Away Virtual Writer's Workshop is open to writers of all experience and skill levels, from beginner to pro!
Our Featured Writers are experienced and/or published authors who will gives you their tips for successful writing. We also offer feedback, critique, activities, and writing exercises on a regular basis. Here's a look at our current schedule:
A journal writing prompt
Vocabulary word of the week and exercise; a summary of upcoming activities
Specific element exercise (setting, theme, character development, etc.)
Poetry writing exercise, assignment or prompt
Writing tip/post from one (or more) of our Featured Writers
Prose writing assignment/exercise/prompt
Writing trivia and/or game
Post your works in progress for feedback, ask questions, just hang out..
Day of Rest
Open Mic Night on IRC (I'm going to set up a java chat for it too in order to make it easy to reach)
Moderator Planning/Hang Out Meeting
(Times and Dates to be announced)
Live writing workshop - when we have the time for it, and can work out all of the details.
Participate in as few or as many of the exercises as you'd like- it's all up to you! If you are an experienced and/or published writer who would like to volunteer your time to help with this project, please let me know- we're still open to having more mods and Featured Writers. The community activities will be starting this Monday. Upon joining, please read over the user information and post the short survey found there into the community so we have some idea of your writing experiences and what you hope to get out of the community.
Hope to see you there!