The May newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
FREE ONLINE EDITING WORKSHOP
Hello Members! Our scheduled workshop for May 2020 will still go ahead on Friday online via Zoom. Please contact Caroline at the e-mail address below to get the link to attend the workshop. Please note that you must be a member to attend (but also note that there is currently a reduced membership fee, application form available on the ‘Join’ page here) .
Zoom is very user friendly. On your computer it will ask you to download zoom, which only takes a few minutes. On your phone or tablet, you will need to download the Zoom App. Please be ready to login and attend at least 10 minutes prior to starting time.
If any members have a piece of writing that they would like Caroline to work on for the workshop, please email it to Caroline by 12 noon this Wednesday 27 May on this email address: email@example.com
Topic: SWWVIC Editing Workshop
Time: May 29, 2020 11:00 AM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
The April newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
Meetings remain cancelled for the time being, as both our venues are still closed. Keep writing, and keep in touch.
ALL MONTHLY MEETINGS OF THE SOCIETY OF WOMEN WRITERS VICTORIA HAVE MOVED ONLINE WHILE COVID RESTRICTIONS ARE IN PLACE. INVITATIONS, WITH THE JOINING LINK, WILL BE EMAILED TO MEMBERS.
Both of our venues, Ross House & Library at the Dock, are closed 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.