Journal Writing Meetups

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This group has been around since 2002, but we're new-ish to Meetup, so we never really know who's going to show up . . . which makes it fun. We have a large email list, completely separate from this website, and get about 5 to 10 people per meeting j

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A relaxed, informal group for writers of all kinds and anyone interested in getting into writing. We meet regularly to write, discuss our work, swap favourite authors or just for a drink and a get-together.

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We believe in the whole writing process and the mastery of courage. Writing is a tool for emotional well-being, self-discovery, healing and inspiration. If you would like to explore that journey with others, this is an excellent place to begin!

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If you aren't sure whether or not you've found your writing voice, or if you aren't sure what you want to write, or how you want to write it—you just know that "something is there"—then this is definitely the place for you! If you've been searching f

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Wholehearted Writers
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Have you always dreamed of writing a book, memoir, short stories or poems? Are you already writing? Are you fighting your way through a writer's block? Have you been an avid reader all your life? We are a small group of unpublished but highly motivat

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We will meet on a regular basis to do short fun writing exercises with the intent of clarifying what we want to do in our lives. My plan is to offer a meeting every Sunday, folks are welcome to join us on a regular basis or on your own drop in sche

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Writing in the Margins is founded on the idea that there is transformative power in the act of writing, and that writing is a tool that belongs to everyone regardless of educational level or (mythical) "natural ability." Writing in the Margins is foc

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The Writer Zen Garden is a place to explore your creativity and to get onto the page. Through prompts, tools from Julia Cameron's "The Artist's Way," Cherry Adair's Plotting Board, and a host of other ways, we focus on keeping the drama on the page.

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Women Writing for (a) Change, Jacksonville, is a new writing community for Jacksonville writers. We are here for one purpose: To nurture and celebrate the individual voice by facilitating supportive writing circles and by encouraging people to craft

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Women Writers
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This is a group for people who want to write. We will meet for two hours and just write together. Afterwards folks can socialize, talk about writing, or just hang out. Writers of all abilities are welcome! Any form of writing or genre is welcome!

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April 24, 2015

There is no such thing as an ordinary life! Your story is unique. If you have ever considered writing from real life experience - or even wish to pen your own autobiography, this is the group for you! Run by professional author Kerry McPhail, we have

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April 19, 2015

Journaling/keeping a diary is powerful tool that has helped me through some really hard times (and continues to help me). Who knew a piece of paper and a pen could give you so much comfort, perspective, direction and a window into your own mind. That

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Journalists
April 16, 2015

"This group will meet with 2 distinct purposes. First, a reading group to discuss "Popular, Current Suspense & Mystery Fiction". A few author examples would be James Patterson, Tami Hoag, Jonathan Kellerman, Mariah Stewart, and John Sanford. In other

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March 22, 2015

Hi everyone and welcome to Airdrie and Calgary Area Planner Addicts Have you caught on to the Planner craze yet? I started this group to meet up with other paper crafters, planners and journaling lovers, to share ideas and product knowledge. I highly

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Planners
March 17, 2015

Interested in art journaling for some fun, soulful self-exploration? Join me as we journey in our journals together exploring color, texture, form and more with a helping of fun! My classes are lead with a reverence for your personal journey and wisd

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Art journalers
February 16, 2015

This group is designed to help you begin (or re-start, or continue!) a journal-writing practice to: • (re)discover untapped passion for the things and people you care about most,  • retrieve hidden creativity and problem-solving skills  • get clarity

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Journal-Writers
January 23, 2015

Here’s 5 smart reasons why you should do journal writing, from LifeHack online. 1. Journals help you have a better connection with your values, emotions, and goals By journal writing about what you believe in, why you believe it, how you feel, and wh

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Journal-Writers
January 7, 2015

You are invited to step into The Front Room. If your childhood experiences of growing up in a black family are affecting your adult life and relationships negatively, then step in. Also welcome are women that were left by their parents abroad,  then

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Hot Steppers
November 1, 2014

A supportive, lightly guided, honest group of women approaching writing from all levels. Woman seeking encouragement, guidance, accountability and validation in and around their writing process.

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writers
October 28, 2014

Writing for Well Being is a therapeutic writing course that examines various writing methods in order to help participants explore and express important emotions and circumstances in life. Studies continue to show that writing about traumatic events,

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