Morgantown Writers Group
Morgantown Writers Group offers Critique Workshops, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays (6:30-8pm) monthly. Morgantown Public Library. Request schedule, detailed FAQ info. Write-Ins are offered on alternate Tuesdays, at restaurants (5:45-8pm). Founded January 1994, evolving from GoldenRod Writers Conf. (1983-2001), MWG typically has 16 active writers and email list of 65 writers. While the roster changes every 3-5 years, MWG has assisted 420 writers in 25 years. Writers reiew draft manuscripts (1000-5000 wds)), e.g., novel excerpts, short stories, NF, YA, sf, and other forms, etc. MWG follows a unique 3-step critique strategy to give constructive feedback, editorial notes. Many MWG writers are published; many won WV writing awards. Aims are to master craft of writing, and to publish. MWG hosts genre workshops, sponsors readings, promotes literary activities.