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Writers Group thread 2013

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AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 4 Jul 2013 20:40

Yes that is right, we have a couple who read for us, we hope they will eventually join us as writers.

I have received your e mail addy Stella I will send you out a list of the groups emails tomorrow. On my I pad at the moment and not so easy to do as the desk top.

If you look back a page or so you can see the suggested assignments for the 2 weeks ending 12th July but you can send in anything if you don't want to be guided by suggestions.

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★ Report 4 Jul 2013 20:47

ok.. i will have a look and thank you Ann.... :-)

Mauatthecoast

Mauatthecoast Report 4 Jul 2013 22:51

Hi Stella welcome back and well done for your poetry book publication. :-D

I still have the poem (pinned onto notice board) you gave me permission to print out.....'I was looking at you'.....about your pet dog,always makes me smile. :-)

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★ Report 4 Jul 2013 22:56

aw, that's lovely Mau, that is included in my book ..

it's all light reading, nothing too heavy as i know people want to smile.

Stella xx

Mauatthecoast

Mauatthecoast Report 4 Jul 2013 23:08

I'll look it up Stella,thank you

Mau xx

Persephone

Persephone Report 5 Jul 2013 02:10

As you will have gathered Stella.. I am "just" a reader... a writer I am not... Maths was my best subject at school.

I don't mind how long your stories, poems, ditties etc are.

There is a NZ book about life in early NZ and the author, a woman tells how her father would not allow the girls to read, they were to be maids, servants, housewives and had no business educating themselves. As they could not afford wallpaper they had newspaper on the walls and she read everyone of them.

I don't eat cucumber at all.. horrible stuff. I hate it when people say oh just take the cucumber out.. huh !!! it taints the butter. Can tell if a sandwich has had cucumber in it at five paces.

Persie

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 5 Jul 2013 08:11

Perse, Lol, cucumber actually has a distinctive smell. I like it though but can understand how it taints the butter.

You are not 'just' a reader Perse, our readers are very important as they can give a good opinion of what the rest of us write.

Your story goes to show that those who like reading will read anything. But how sad to deny children books.

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★ Report 5 Jul 2013 10:47

Hi Persephone, the importance of writing is to be creative and sometimes to just deal with emotions but for me the greatest joy is in sharing and so readers are very special people who help us by giving feed back.. :-)

Greenfingers

Greenfingers Report 5 Jul 2013 17:52

Welcome Stella and Les, haven't been on for a few days, tooooo busy in the garden !!
Look forward to your work..I write poetry too....haven't got your e mail, do you want to click on my name and send yours and I will reciprocate !!!

Regards Jan

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★ Report 5 Jul 2013 18:11

have messaged my email Jan..but i think you already know me... :-)

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 5 Jul 2013 20:13

Jan the new e mails have been sent to you I think, can you tell me if you have not received them please.

Ann

GoldenGirl1

GoldenGirl1 Report 5 Jul 2013 20:16

Ann I got one for Les but not for Stella.

Emma :-)

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 5 Jul 2013 20:20

I also got one for Les but not Stella, Ann .

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 5 Jul 2013 20:24

Thanks Ann, now received :-)

GoldenGirl1

GoldenGirl1 Report 5 Jul 2013 20:24

Thanks Ann got it now.

Emma :-)

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 5 Jul 2013 20:25

Thought zi had sent it but I hadn't sorry.

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★ Report 5 Jul 2013 22:28

ok.. i have had a look at the options to write about and i see we are spoiled for choice.. being basically a poet i am going to challenge myself to write in prose..lol

:-D :-D :-D

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 6 Jul 2013 07:37

Good one Stella. I promise to have a go at poetry again sometime, not been brave enough since you and Maggie left Lol!!!

Persephone

Persephone Report 6 Jul 2013 08:35

I can see you better not rely on 'zi' to send these things then Ann.

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★

**Stella ~by~ Starlight**★..★..★ Report 6 Jul 2013 11:27

i have some of the email addys but not all, please can you send them on Ann.. :-)

Maggie is still writing poetry..better than ever