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Go Big or Go Home

One of the goals of the AWA is to help you learn and grow, but as we all know, growing can sometimes be really scary.  Putting yourself and your work out there opens you up to criticism — and possibility.   481 more words


The heretics are assembling...

We have started to receive the artwork for our Judicious Heretics exhibition, and they are looking fabulous.

It’s really fascinating to see the way that the artists have interpreted the text we sent them – anonymously. 83 more words


Typing and griping at ME4-rum

Last night we held the first of our ME4-rum open forum/workshops as part of Roundabout Nights. The idea is you can come along, bring your work in progress, read it and get comments on it. 87 more words

Local Writers

Fancy Seeing Your Name in Print?

So get those submissions in to innesjen@gmail.com and we can’t wait to see your wonderful work!


Photos from Roundabout Sushi - 28 July

We came, we read, we listened, we acted, we applauded. The first night of Roundabout Nights at the Alex in Chatham was a sample of the type of events we will be hosting as part of this regular Monday night of literary delights. 116 more words

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Why the AWA Doesn't Want Your Money

(A letter from Katherine Ceruelan — please note these are only my opinions and not those of  the AWA leadership team as a whole)

Recently someone asked if the Athens Writers Association’s fundraising was ‘dead in the water’.   853 more words



Welcome visitors – we are so pleased you are dropping by – 80 views today already.

We are a group of aspiring writers and though we really value your ‘likes’, a few tips, hints, comments would also be encouraging. 58 more words