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Writers-Workshop is a literature community group that enocurages writers to explore their writing through a workshop enviroment.

Our team facilitate each writing workshop for you, working behind the scenes to ensure the workshop runs smoothly.
Super Group
Until Apr 22, 2015

Founded 8 Years ago
Oct 22, 2006

Location
Global

Group Focus
Art Creation

Media Type
Literature

1,613 Members
2,221 Watchers
182,403 Pageviews
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Countdown to Writers Workshop 2014 will begin in...

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Saturday, May 3rd @ 1:00am

LETS GET IT ON! :eager:

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WW Founder


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WW Staff


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Current Workshop Host


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WW Mentoring


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Affiliates

Our affiliates are original literature based groups that are not just decent groups, but potential resources that can benefit our members' writing experience.

If you run a group and would like to affiliate with us, please send in your request with a short explanation of what your group is and why you would like to affiliate :D
:iconthewrittenrevolution: theWrittenRevolution The words are the spark. :iconcommunityrelations: communityrelations Foster Creative Genius :iconrealm-of-fantasy: Realm-of-Fantasy Fantasy and Sci-fi Art Gallery :iconword-smiths: Word-Smiths :iconcritique-it: Critique-It dA's Quality Critique Club :iconwordspill-central: Wordspill-Central An exercise in motivation :iconelocutionists: Elocutionists Artists of the Spoken Word :iconexpose-lit: Expose-Lit a lifeline in the lit labyrinth :iconthewritersmeow: TheWritersMeow Cool Cats Who Write :iconcrliterature: CRLiterature CR hub for Literature Community! :iconsuturehq: SutureHQ Stitching 'em up since 2003 :iconwordsmiths-guild: Wordsmiths-Guild The Word Forge :iconapocalypse-writing: Apocalypse-writing How will it end for you? :iconadopt-a-writer: Adopt-A-Writer You know you want to.

Welcome!

Welcome to #Writers-Workshop. We're a literature group dedicated to helping our members grow through writing practice, critique and discussion. You can find out more about the group and how our workshops run on the About Us page.

Looking for the rules? You can find out what we expect of our members in the description on the About Us page. You're only likely to incur the wrath of our staff if you disregard the workshop structure (eg. by submitting deviations that aren't for workshops) or otherwise can't be bothered to make an effort. If you're confused about anything, feel free to note the group (or a staff member) and we'll be happy to help.



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:new: We're starting to see some submissions coming in! I am saving them all in a collection so do check them out! There are still plenty of spaces, so if you're curiously interested, then do sign up! :D Don't forget to spread the word too!



Previous: Wow 41 participants so far! There's lots of space, so it you want a story, come ask for a story! Also a few people have asked if they can submit a poem, I have no issue with this, so please if you want to poem instead you can!

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It's been a long time since The Ancient Egyptian Deity challenge and the Poetic Spice-rack challenge and I thought it was time for another forum frolic because:

1. I enjoy them
2. It gets people writing. 

Did you know there are over 200 Grimm's Fairy tales? There's always lots of challenges that recreate fairy tales; modernise them, change endings and transform them into new and exciting versions. This is partly why they've stood the test of time. So lets keep this challenge simple and make our own exciting takes on them.

The basic rule for this challenge is to change the genders of all the characters in each of your story (can even be transgender, genderless etc if you want to). How you change or use the story is entirely up to you. You could retell the fairytale in your own way, or just take small elements from it to create your new tale.

How to join the challenge:


2. I will give you a Grimms' Fairy Tale from the list on Wikipedia.
3. You will then do a bit of research (at least read the tale, they're not that long and widely available to read online!) and write a story inspired by that tale as per above.
4. Post your results here!
5. I will collect them all, post a journal article and feature the results!
6. Spread the word! I'm posting this as a journal too to encourage lots of participation. Hopefully you'll look at other peoples pieces too to see how they took the challenge :)


Doing NaNoWriMo but want to play? These challenges usually last a few months before they dry up, so feel free to call "in" and save the writing till you've met your 50K



The full list Stories (and who has them):







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Recent Journal Entries

Got Something to Say?

We'd love to have a discussion about the current workshop in the comments of the workshop blog. (You can usually find that right above this text and it's always linked at the top of the page.) Comments about the group are very welcome in the space below. You can also note the group or a member of staff with your questions and concerns. We're looking forward to hearing from you!

How are we doing with the Metamorphosis Workshop? www.deviantart.com/journal/May… 

23%
11 deviants said I intend to write for this, but not quite started yet
23%
11 deviants said Not for me this time, but I will support!
19%
9 deviants said I am in the process of writing... something.
15%
7 deviants said I have only just realised the workshop started... whats the link again? www.deviantart.com/journal/May…
10%
5 deviants said First draft is written and I am eager to submit and share :eager:
10%
5 deviants said Holy shit, I totally forgot about this and going to start right away!

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Ivy-Orihara Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
GREAT. PIRATE DAY ON SEPT 19?! NOOOOOOOOOOO
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Everything--Roleplay Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Thank you for accepting me to the group! :D 
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Jesper6 Featured By Owner May 20, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Finished my metamorphosis story, but I forgot about the May 17th deadline. Can I still submit?
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