04 August Chick Crits Meeting Notes

04 August Meeting Notes and News for Chick Crits—a women’s fiction critique workshop. #ChickCrits #WomensFiction #WomensFictionCritiqueGroup

Chick Crits - A Women's Fiction Critique Group

Meeting Notes:

In the Critique Coop: Leslie read memoir book 2, chapter 12 of her upmarket literary fiction, HOPE IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS. Sherry read part 1 chapter 2 revised of her fantasy, THE GATEKEEPERS’ CHARGE. Six members: Jill V., Karen W., Leslie P., Lisa W., Michaele B., and Sherry C. Meetings are held every Wednesday via Zoom at 6:30 p.m. PT.

Be sure to check out and utilize the Revisions folder located in the Chick Crits Google Drive.

Reading Schedule

  • Karen W.
  • Lisa W.
  • Michaele B.
  • Leslie P.
  • Sherry C.
  • Karen W.
  • August 11
  • August 11
  • August 18
  • August 18
  • August 25
  • August 25

News and Notes:

Congratulations Karen on your short story, TEA IS FOR TRICKS, making it through the first round of the 20 Books Cozy Mystery Anthology contest. Good luck in the second round.

Jill will be taking a meeting hiatus until August 30th but will continue to upload her written critiques. She will be out of the reading rotation until September.

Sherry C. and her cozy mystery, TIME’S UP FOR FATHER TIME, remain in the query trenches. She has a full request out on submission.

Events Announcements:

  • SCWA Happy Hour: every Friday at 4:30 p.m. PT, via Zoom. Visit the SCWA website for more information.
  • Writing Sprints with Cozy CRIT-ters: every Friday at 5:00 p.m. PT, via Zoom. Please contact Sherry for details.

Chicks on the Web

Check out the Chicks at their websites: Karen W. and Sherry C.

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