Senior Scribblers

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Have some work started?

Thinking of getting going?

Want to write better fiction?

No experience needed!

A cooperative effort — not a course

  • Meets every other Wednesday morning using Zoom
  • 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
  • Free and open to all seniors
  • More information:  Harry, 729-4238 or

Improve and Enjoy your Writing!

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Sept 30: Technique: Irony

Oct 14:  Theme: Time Changes

Oct 28: Technique: Narrative Thrust – Raising several questions in the opening lines of the story to grab the reader’s attention.

Nov 11: Theme: Fall

NO meeting around Thanksgiving

Dec 2: Technique:  Pacing a story – When to speed up or slow down a story to keep the reader engaged

Dec 16:  Theme: Winter Holidays

Dec 30: Technique: Flashback – use it to tell something important about a character, clarify a meaning, or contribute to the resolution of the story

Jan 13, 2021: Theme: A story using the flashback technique

Jan 27:  Technique: Endings – how do we get out of the mess we’ve created in our story?

Feb 10: Write a short story, then rewrite it with a different ending