Whether you are almost done with a novel, or just enjoy reading other people's stories, consider joining a local writing group in Houston. Many offer virtual meetings, and you can learn about the publishing world while making new friends. Groups near our Houston apartments include:
Houston Independent Authors
Welcoming both aspiring and seasoned writers, Houston Independent Authors offers insight into independent publishing. It boasts over 370 members and covers all genres. The group holds virtual lunchtime meetings every Thursday at 1:00 p.m. They are free to join and feature professional speakers and roundtable discussions on the facets of writing.
Bay Area Writers League
Better known as BAWL, the Bay Area Writers League is for writers of any genre. It typically holds two critique groups every month and a membership meeting featuring guest speakers and member submissions. The group is currently holding online write-ins. These events can help build confidence and end writer's block while allowing participants to share their thoughts. The meetings are on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Shut Up and Write! Houston
While Shut Up and Write! Houston typically meets at a local cafe, all meetings are currently virtual. A part of an international organization, the group empowers people to write. You can write books, poems, blogs, screenplays, and more. Members write together for an hour each week and will never receive unsolicited advice. Meetings take place on Wednesday nights at 7:00. All you need to participate is a computer with a working camera and microphone.
After your writing group meeting, order some of the best takeout sushi in Houston. You can enjoy classic or modern rolls, along with delectable desserts.
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