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Writing Retreat

Some good news--it looks like my writers group is going to be able to book a lovely cottage for a weekend that works well for everyone. Yay! I just have to send off a deposit check, and when the owner gets it, it'll be official. It looks like a great place: right on the water, on an acre of forested land, with a dock and a canoe and a fire pit and all that good cottage-y stuff. I can't wait! :D

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rj_anderson
Jun. 28th, 2007 06:14 pm (UTC)
*envies*

I haven't found any kind of children's/YA or fantasy/SF-friendly writers' group in my area.
megancrewe
Jul. 1st, 2007 12:46 am (UTC)
See, I had the exact same problem--so I made my own SF writers group. :D Posted ads around the universities and in local bookstores, got everything organized, and we've been going strong with 6-8 members at any given time for three and a half years now. Don't know if it'll work in your area, but might be worth a try!
megancrewe
Jul. 1st, 2007 12:49 am (UTC)
Hey, I checked your profile and realized you're in Ontario, too. Whereabouts are you?

We're considering, if this year's retreat goes well, trying to do a bigger one next year and inviting people outside the group. Maybe you'd be able to join us. :)
rj_anderson
Jul. 1st, 2007 01:38 am (UTC)
I'm in Stratford -- not too far away!

My Books


Earth & Sky
(Earth & Sky #1, science fiction YA)
Skyscape/Razorbill Canada, 2014


The Clouded Sky
(Earth & Sky #2, science fiction YA)
Skyscape/Razorbill Canada, 2015


A Sky Unbroken
(Earth & Sky #3, science fiction YA)
Skyscape/Razorbill Canada, 2015


The Way We Fall
(Fallen World #1, apocalyptic YA)
Disney-Hyperion, 2012


The Lives We Lost
(Fallen World #2, apocalyptic YA)
Disney-Hyperion, 2013


The Worlds We Make
(Fallen World #3, apocalyptic YA)
Disney-Hyperion, 2014


Those Who Lived: Fallen World Stories
(Fallen World #3.5, apocalyptic YA)
self pubbed, 2014


Give Up the Ghost
(paranormal YA)
Henry Holt, 2009

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