We had a short discussion about Lulu’s printing quality compared to books printed by CreateSpace. Diane brought in samples to show the group.
Art brought in his latest book and shared it with everyone.
We critiqued Barb’s short story using the new critiquing format and had a discussion editing a short story to a specific word count for a publication.
Members read stories written by other members as homework.
Homework for Febrary Meeting
Your character has been kidnapped. Choose your favourite character from a book, movie or TV show and have them set out to rescue them. The genre: fan fiction; word count: 500.
REMEMBER: Other members of the group will be reading these stories at the February meeting. Please print the stories in an easy-to-read font type and size. Size 12 is okay, but 14 is better. DO NOT put your name on your story. Please stick to the 500-word limit.