Zanesville Writers’ Workshop – July 3, 2018

We are partnering with Y-City Writers to offer a writers’ workshop in Zanesville on July 3, 2018 at 6:30pm.  This workshop will be held at 47 S. 7th St., Zanesville, OH 43701, parking is available across the street.

This is a peer critique for short fiction, essays, poetry and novel chapters. All are welcome to attend. You do NOT need to be an OWA member to attend. And you do NOT need to submit any work to attend, you’re welcome to come and provide feedback to others.

If you would like your work critiqued by the group, please email it to workshops@ohiowriters.org no later than 7am on Monday morning, June 25th.

If you’re able, please submit your work as a PDF document. Submissions must be less than 10,000 words.

All of the stories selected for the workshop will be posted to our website no later than the end of the day on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, so that everyone can download them, read them in advance, and prepare their feedback.

Questions? Please see our Workshop FAQ Page, or contact us at workshops@ohiowriters.org.

Can’t make it to the writers’ workshop? Paid members of OWA have 24/7 access to our online feedback forumBecome a member today.

December Workshop Cancelled

Workshoppers,

We know the holidays are a busy time for everybody, so we will be cancelling the short story and novel workshops for December. Feel free to post a story on our writer’s forum in the meantime! You must have a free membership to access the writer’s forum. If you don’t have one, create a free membership here.

Stay tuned for more info regarding the date and location of our next workshop and always feel free to check the calendar.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

Today’s the Big Day!

Workshoppers,

It’s the last Wednesday of the month, so you know what that means—November’s writers’ workshop is finally here.

All are welcome. You do NOT have to be a member to attend or participate. We encourage everyone to come check out the workshop even if you don’t have a story being reviewed. Peer feedback is what makes this work, so everyone’s input is valuable!

We’ve got some really great stories we’ll review tonight, all of which can be found HERE. You must log in to your free account to access the stories. If you don’t have a free account, create one here.

We’ll be at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located at 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. Come join us at Claddagh in the Brewery District for awesome short stories, great drinks, and yummy food. Feel free to stop by early for food and drinks. You can find metered parking right out front and on nearby streets.

We will also be reviewing John Tierny’s novel tonight at the same time and location.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

See you tonight!

November Workshop Materials Available

Workshoppers,

We’ve got some great stories for you this month, all of which are now available HERE. You must log in to your free account to access workshop materials. If you don’t have a free account, create one here.

All are welcome. You do NOT have to be a member to submit work, attend or participate.

Meet us on Wednesday (11/30) at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located on 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. We will also be reviewing John Tierny’s novel at the same time and location as the short story workshop. You can check out John’s novel here.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

See you on Wednesday!

Submit Before Midnight Tonight!


Workshoppers,

Send your story to workshops@ohiowriters.org by 11:59pm tonight (11/23) to have it included in our peer review next week on Wednesday (11/30). Remember, you must be present to receive feedback, so please only submit work if you’re confident you can attend.

We will let all writers know whether or not their work has been included in the workshop as soon as we can. Stories will be posted to the CCC website here, so be sure to keep an eye out! You must log into your free account to access workshop materials. If you don’t have a free account, create one here.

For novel workshoppers, we’ll be reviewing John Tierny’s novel The Marvelous Sins of Arthur McGuiness; you can find John’s novel here.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

Submission Window Open/November’s Novel Posted

Workshoppers,

This is your first call for submissions to November’s writers’ workshop, which will be held on 11/30/16 at 7 p.m.. We’ll be at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located at 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. Come join us at Claddagh in the Brewery District for awesome short stories, great drinks, and yummy food. 

The deadline for submissions is next Wednesday (11/23/16), but you do not have to wait until the last minute! Make sure to check out our workshop guidelines and send your submission to workshops@ohiowriters.org.

All are welcome. You do NOT have to be a member to submit work, attend or participate. If your piece is chosen, be prepared for a professional, informative, and fun discussion surrounding your work.

This is also a reminder that November’s novel is officially on the website! The novel workshop will be at the same time and place as the short story workshop. We’ll be reviewing John Tierny’s novel The Marvelous Sins of Arthur McGuiness; you can find John’s novel here. You must have a free membership to access the novel. If you don’t have one, create a free membership here.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

Meet us Today!

Workshoppers,

It’s the last Wednesday of the month, so you know what that means—October’s writers’ workshop is finally here.

All are welcome. You do NOT have to be a member to attend or participate. We encourage everyone to come check out the workshop even if you don’t have a story being reviewed. Peer feedback is what makes this work, so everyone’s input is valuable!

We’ve got some great stories we’ll review tonight, all of which can be found HERE. You must log in to your free account to access the stories. If you don’t have a free account, create one here.

We’ll be at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located at 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. Come join us at Claddagh in the Brewery District for awesome short stories, great drinks, and yummy food. Feel free to stop by early for food and drinks. You can find metered parking right out front and on nearby streets.

We will also be reviewing Kirby Nielson’s novel tonight at the same time and location.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

See you tonight!

October Workshop Materials Posted

Workshoppers,

We’ve got some great stories for you this month’s writers’ workshop, all of which are now available HERE. You must log in to your free account to access workshop materials. If you don’t have a free account, create one here.

Meet us next Wednesday (10/26) at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located on 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. We will also be reviewing Kirby Nielson’s novel at the same time and location as the short story workshop. You can check out Kirby’s novel here.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

See you on Wednesday!

Last Chance to Submit!

Workshoppers,

Send your stories to workshops@ohiowriters.org by 11:59pm Wednesday night (10/19) to have it included in our peer review next week on Wednesday (10/26). Remember, you must be present to receive feedback, so please only submit work if you’re confident you can attend.

We will let all writers know whether or not their work has been included in the workshop as soon as we can. Stories will be posted to the CCC website here, so be sure to keep an eye out! You must log into your free account to access workshop materials. If you don’t have a free account, create one here.

This is also a reminder that we’ll be meeting at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located on 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. We will be reviewing Kirby Nielson’s novel at the same time and location as the short story workshop. You can check out Kirby’s novel here.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.

Submit to October’s Workshop Now!

Workshoppers,

This is your first call for submissions to October’s writers’ workshop, which will be held on 10/26/16 at 7 p.m.. We’ll be at the Claddagh Irish Pub and Restaurant, located at 585 S Front St., Columbus, OH 43215. Come join us at Claddagh in the Brewery District for awesome short stories, great drinks, and yummy food. Feel free to stop by early for food and drinks. You can find metered parking right out front and on nearby streets.

The deadline for submissions is next Wednesday (10/19/16), but you do not have to wait until the last minute! Make sure to check out our workshop guidelines and send your submission to workshops@ohiowriters.org.

All are welcome. You do NOT have to be a member to submit work, attend or participate. If your piece is chosen, be prepared for a professional, informative, and fun discussion surrounding your work.

This is also a reminder to novel workshoppers that Kirby Nielson’s novel is now available on the website, and you can download the novel here! It’s not too late to start reading, so check it out and meet us at Claddagh on 10/26. You must have a free membership to access the novel. If you don’t have one, create a free membership here.

Questions? Contact us or check out our Workshop FAQ.