Hi guys Summer approaches and it’s time for our Summer Social! We will be meeting at the Fox & the Firkin 4854 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 5N2, on July 7, 2016, at 6:30pm. And in honour of our peculiar weather that is making much conversation of late, bring a one-page piece of work themed around “the … Continue reading (Update) Summer Social for the 2016 Season
Hi Fellow North York Writers It was great to see both young and old faces in our very first writers meet for the new year. With a great fiction and nonfiction pieces this Thursday evening, I’m looking forward to, even more, awesome pieces from everyone throughout the rest of the year (I’ll be sure to keep … Continue reading It’s Good to be Back!
Hi North York Writers Unfortunately, we will not be having our Winter Social. Boo 😦 Fortunately, this still doesn’t mean that North York Writers is going away or that you can’t stop writing. Writing or typing away while tucked up during the snow with a mug of hot tea beside you is a great winter … Continue reading Winter Social Cancelled 😦 But January is going to be an Exciting Year 🙂
Hi Guys The polls are in and the location has been chosen! Spring Rolls! Mark your calendars June 25th, 6:30pm @ SpringRolls Writing Prompt: You have to break the news to your parents… you were adopted. See you there! p.s. it would be helpful if you could confirm whether you are coming or not in the … Continue reading June 25th Summer Social! Update!
Hi everyone Our Summer Social is coming up when we come together in celebration of our time of reading, editing, writing and the rest of that grand stuff. As per tradition we will be sharing work (only 1 page) based on a writing prompt. For this Social, write You have to break the news to your … Continue reading June 25th Summer Social!
I recently attended my first North York Writers (NYW) meeting. I wasn’t quite sure what to expect, as I am quite wary of writer groups. I arrived early and met one of the members, a retired professor of dentistry. He warmly welcomed me and two other newcomers to the group, explaining the history of the … Continue reading An Evening with the North York Writers
(Note: I posted this in roughs estimate: a year ago, but for new writers, old writers are fresh from holiday a gentle reminder that it’s not just a few devotees leading people around like a cult but you running the show by coming Thursday evening, sharing your work, critiquing others, and maybe? Blog-Posting!!) While hoarding … Continue reading So who wants to be a blogger? Redux!