ALL MONTHLY MEETINGS OF THE SOCIETY OF WOMEN WRITERS VICTORIA ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Both of our venues, Ross House & Library at the Dock, have closed their doors for the time being.
The committee encourages you all to stay in touch by email and phone to lessen the isolation. This is a perfect time to work on your writing and stay positive.
Meanwhile, the March newsletter is now available here and on the newsletter page. It contains details of the Margaret Hazzard short story award, and the entry form can be printed from the competitions page here.
THE MEETING ON FRIDAY MARCH 27TH IS CANCELLED.
It seems likely that further meetings will also be cancelled as the virus situation worsens. Information will be provided on this website, on Facebook, and in newsletters. Keep in touch, stay safe, and don’t panic.
The February meeting is on Friday February 28th, at the Docklands Library. Member meeting followed by members sharing summer reading/writing. 4 minutes per person.
The February newsletter is now available, here and on the Newsletter page.
END OF YEAR BREAKUP MEETING
Friday 29 November 11am–2pm
Library at the Dock, performance space
Launch of Sparx, issue 4 & Christmas writing competition*.
Please bring a plate to share for Christmas breakup
* A piece of writing with a festive theme in any genre. Please remember to keep it within four minutes.
The November newsletter is now available, here
and on the newsletter page.
The October newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
There will be an all-day seminar on Fiction on Saturday 19th October, at the Library at the Dock. Guest speakers are Penni Russon, Caroline Webber and Les Zigomanis.
The poster with details for this event is here: Fiction Seminar Poster
WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT THE
FICTION SEMINAR THIS SATURDAY
HAS BEEN CANCELLED
DUE TO LOW TICKET SALES
Any tickets purchased will be refunded in full.
The September newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
Please note, the September meeting is on Friday September 20th, as September 27th is a public holiday.
The August newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
The August meeting is on Friday August 30th, at 11am, in the Jenny Florence Room at Ross House. This is the AGM of the society, which will be followed by readings of members’ work.
The July newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
The July meeting is on Friday July 26th, at the Library at the Dock.
A packed and busy June meeting included a presentation by Sue Gunningham about writing memoir. This was based on her book ‘All the Days After’, a moving account of the aftermath of losing her partner in the Black Saturday fires.
The meeting also included members talking about their own recent work, and a short talk about preparing work for publication by M L Tompsett of Tompsett Publishing.