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The Noble Pen for Apr 18, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

David wrote new material to extend his story.
Robyn wrote another newspaper story.
Sue attended a a Zoom workshop on comedy/satire writing.
Ciuin edited again on Petty Theft and set a goal to get it on Amazon tis year. She will tutor a high school student in English and writing.

Schedule

Apr 18
Robyn
Ciuin
Shannon

Apr 25
Sue
Jeff
Robyn

May 2
Ciuin
open slots

May 9
open slots

May 16
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Apr 11, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Enzo found our group.

Schedule

Apr 11
Jeff
Scott
Robyn

Apr 18
Robyn
Ciuin
open slot

Apr 25
open slots

May 2
open slots

May 9
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for 2024 Apr 4

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Robyn wrote three articles for the newspaper.
Ciuin has been editing.
Sue signed up for a writing workshop.
Aime has a beta reader for Fun With Democracy who knows Russian so can critique her characters’ dialog.

Schedule

Apr 4
Robyn
Ciuin
David

Apr 11
Jeff
Scott
Robyn

Apr 18
Robyn
open slots

Apr 25
open slots

May 2
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Mar 28, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Ciuin wrote and edited.

Schedule

Mar 28
Aime
Scott
David

Apr 4
Robyn
Ciuin
open slot

Apr 11
Jeff
open slots

Apr 18
Robyn
open slots

Apr 25
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Mar 21, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Scott started outlining to structure his story.
Jeff is using a spreadsheet to organize his story into a trilogy.

Schedule

Mar 21
Jeff
Shannon
Sue

Mar 28
Aime
Scott
David

Apr 4
Robyn
open slots

Apr 11
Jeff?
open slots

Apr 18
Robyn
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Mar 14, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Ciuin wrote despite a migraine.
Aime gave the speech she wrote last week.

Schedule

Mar 14
Ciuin
Stacie
Scott

Mar 21
Jeff
Shannon
Sue

Mar 28
Aime
Scott
open slot

Apr 4
open slots

Apr 11
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Mar 7, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Ciuin did a lot of writing. She was asked to rite and present papers at a conference later this year.
Aime wrote a speech.
Shannon edited a work resume for someone.

Schedule

Mar 7
Jeff
Sue
Scott

Mar 14
Shannon
Stacie
Scott

Mar 21
Jeff
Ciuin
Sue

Mar 28
Aime
open slots

Apr 4
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Feb 29, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Aime wrote a paid article for someone’s blog.
Shannon finished the draft of his short story.
Ciuin made Chessmaster and the next book match up and found a place for the scenes she recently wrote.

Schedule

Feb 29
Aime
David
Shannon

Mar 7
Jeff
Sue
Scott

Mar 14
Shannon
Stacie
Scott

Mar 21
open slots

Mar 28
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Feb 22, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Aime had a guest editorial published in the newspaper.
Jered outlined a new story.
Sue is applying for a writing residency.

Schedule

Feb 22
Adriana
Jeff
Stacie

Feb 29
Aime
David
Shannon

Mar 7
Jeff
Sue
Scott

Mar 14
open slots

Mar 21
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill

The Noble Pen for Feb 15, 2024

Next Meeting

We will meet at someone’s home at 7 pm, and the address will be in the distribution email. Use the contact form if you need me to add you to the distribution.

Discord and Meetups for Noble Pen

The Discord app provides another way for us to discuss. If you want to check it out, ask for an invitation link that will let you join. Also look for Creative Writing on Meetups.com for Cedar Rapids and make us look active there.

Victories

Adriana got feedback from a successful writer. She found old notes that were just what she needed to continue her story.

Schedule

Feb 15
Scott
Adriana
Ciuin

Feb 22
Adriana
Jeff
Stacie

Feb 29
Aime
David
Shannon

Mar 7
Jeff
open slots

Mar 14
open slots

Keep Writing,
Bill