To offer support, insight and guidance for those writing for children and young adults through constructive critiques, sharing of creative work and writing exercises in a relaxed, encouraging environment. Our goal is to help our members improve in their craft and have a better understanding of the genre of children’s literature and its audience.
group is open to active Guild members who are published or aspiring
writers of children's fiction and nonfiction. Writers working on picture
books for preschoolers, as well as short stories, novels or articles
for young readers, middle readers or young adults are welcome.
members are critiqued each month. In April and November, all members
participate in writing exercises relevant to the genre. No creative
works are reviewed during those months.
must not exceed 2,000 words.
This group is now FULL but Laura Ayo is keeping a waiting list for openings.
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