The Noble Pen for May 18, 2017

Next Noble Pen Meeting

May 18th, 2017 at 7 pm

Scott’s Family Restaurant

1906 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids


Being a fiction writer is so glamorous that even ex-presidents want to get in on the act.


Nick wrote a five-page train report.

Randy put out publicity for his book and release party.

Dakota bought a reference/tutorial book for authors.


This week we have a list of people’s lists.
-Zachary Petit lists 15 things a writer should never do in their approach to writing.
-“Chuck the Vulgar” Wendig has 25 things to stop doing.
-These guys list 40 to avoid (despite their title).

Okay, enough negatives.
-Karen Ball has 10 things you SHOULD do to help your body and mind.
-Chuck has 25 things you should do as a writer.
-Mike Sager has twenty-five tips to make you a better writer. Most of his list applies to fiction as well as non-fiction.

Upcoming Schedule

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May 25
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Jun 1
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Jun 8
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Jun 15
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Keep Writing,