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Monthly LGBTQ+ Writers Meet

  • Liverpool Central Library William Brown Street Liverpool, England United Kingdom (map)

REGULAR MONTHLY MEET.

SUITABLE NEW /EXPERIENCED WRITERS

NO PRESSURE TO READ YOUR WORK ON YOUR FIRST MEET, OR YOU CAN GET INSPIRATION/SUPPORT FROM OTHERS

ALL/MULTI GENRES, LGBTQ+ CONTENT OR NOT.

PRIVATE SPACE

FRIENDLY AND SUPPORTIVE.

THE FACILITATOR IS A LOCAL, PUBLISHED AUTHOR.

We have already published this ANTHOLOGY (you can "look inside" on this link, buy it there or, locally, at News from Nowhere or Blackwells University Booskhop) https://www.amazon.co.uk/Made-Up-anthology-Liverpool-Merseyside/dp/1542462959/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1551125821&sr=8-1&keywords=made+up+lgbt

FORMAT:

Intros

News re Writing Competitions etc (please bring any info to share)

WRITING (pre-prepared) on THE THEME/STIMULUS ; SPRING/RE-AWAKENING/EPIPHANY/BEAUTY (writing on this subject not compulsory; see part 2 )

Break

FREE-FLOW/ANY SUBJECT

BRIEF, ON-THE-SPOT WRITING EXPERIMENT (again, not obligatory)

Discuss a theme for next month In April( we have Lyndsay Price, local writer, as a guest facilitator)

READ YOUR WORK(max about 5 minutes in part one and similar in part 2); then PEER CONSTRUCTIVE (ONLY) feedback on each others' work

RESPECT GUIDELINES APPLY; ie. if you cannot agree, agree to DISagree. Please be sensitive as writing is a very personal endeavour!

No phones/devices to be on, unless you are awaiting an urgent call;it is fine to read from a device/phone, but please switch it off when you are not reading. Thanks :)

THE ROOM HIRE FEE IS £20; so contributions welcome of £2/£3; no pressure if you are on a low wage/benefits.

There is a cafe on the ground floor, from which you can bring up food/drinks (or bring your own; no alcohol!).

PLEASE NOTE, the numbers shown as attending on here are not representative, as we advertise on a number of platforms.
USUALLY 8 TO 12 PEOPLE:)

Earlier Event: March 9
Sonic Yootha #38 - Panic!
Later Event: March 10
Liverpool Rainbow Chorus rehearsal