Dialogue Workshop The October meeting, at the Library at the Dock, will include a workshop on writing dialogue for fiction, the stage and radio, full details via the link above.
SWWV Writing Seminar The September meeting, on Friday 22nd September, will take the form of a writing seminar, covering three areas of interest to all writers, Polishing Prose, Publishing Smarts and the Business of Marketing. With a mix of hands-on… Continue Reading
The August meeting consisted of the AGM followed by the announcement of the winners of the 2017 Kathryn Purnell Poetry Award. The new members of the committee who were present at the meeting are shown in the photograph. They… Continue Reading
The winners of the Kathryn Purnell Poetry Award are: 1st ‘You Are…’ Mary Jones. 2nd ‘Washing Her Hair’ Lorraine McGuigan. 3rd ‘Nest’ Lorraine McGuigan. Honourable Mention ‘Kangaroo’ Lorraine McGuigan, and ‘A Poet Speaks To Her Progenies’ Rhonda Poholke. The… Continue Reading
The August meeting is on Friday August 25th, at Ross House. The meeting begins at 12pm. The AGM will be followed by the presentation of the Kathryn Purnell Poetry Award by Jennifer Compton.
Friday 28th July – Library at the Dock 12pm–4pm (committee meeting 3pm–4pm) Announcement of the Nance Donkin Award by Dr Pam Macintyre, followed by lunch. Please bring a plate to share. Meeting at 2pm, followed by committee meeting. Dr Pam… Continue Reading
Friday 26th May – Library at the Dock 12pm–4pm (committee meeting 3pm–4pm) Lunch gathering at 12pm. Presentation skills with Stephen Costan from 12.30–2.00, followed by meeting at 2.15pm. STEPHEN COSTAN is a Voice Production Specialist and Drama Coach with over… Continue Reading
The March meeting will be the first at our new every-other-month venue, the Library at the Dock. Friday 31 March – 12pm – 4pm (committee meeting 3pm–4pm) Workshop on micro fiction to be facilitated by Blaise van Hecke. Library at… Continue Reading
At the November 25th meeting the annual Christmas competition was held with members given a four-minute time limit to read an original piece of their writing. Afterwards all enjoyed the festive buffet supplied on a ‘bring a plate to share’… Continue Reading
Meryl Brown Tobin has been a member of SWWVic since 1971 but it was not until 1992 when she retired from part-time teaching that she began to attend the society’s monthly meeting, regularly. She is an active member and served… Continue Reading