Frank Urban – Port500 Winner

Frank wins Port500

At our latest meeting, members and guests voted on a quality collection of stories entered for the Port500 using specific words and phrases. Frank Urban was a clear winner with his 500 words stretching the imagination in a concoction involving Donald Trump and Greta Thunberg. January was a fun meeting with a visual prompt exercise … Read more Frank Urban – Port500 Winner

Grassroots Writers Weekend Ramping Up

Great news! The full program for the Grassroots Writers Weekend is now available and the writers presenting are locked in. It’s all systems go! Click on the links to check out the details. Take the weekend to salivate over which sessions you most want to attend because BOOKINGS open MONDAY 3rd February. OOhhhh, the excitement … Read more Grassroots Writers Weekend Ramping Up

Grassroots Writers – Program Almost Ready

We are getting excited. There is a collection of wonderful presenters who have nominated to conduct some super-useful sessions for our Grassroots Writers Weekend. Can’t name names yet until it’s official but make sure you have those dates in your diary because you won’t want to miss out on what’s heading your way. March 27-29 … Read more Grassroots Writers – Program Almost Ready

Grassroots Writers Weekend 2020

It’s on its way! Grassroots Writers Weekend will be in Port Macquarie from March 27 through to March 29 in 2020. What a great way to get your new writing year well underway. Mingle and learn all weekend. Grassroots was conceived as a community event, run by the community, for the community. Writers gather together … Read more Grassroots Writers Weekend 2020

The Port 500 Competition – Just For Us

Flash-fiction is a great way to produce some terrific writing, especially if you are under a deadline. A flash-fiction competition enables you to access ideas and turns of phrase which you may not find when you sit down to write in a longer, more peaceful mode. It doesn’t suit everyone but it’s another tool in … Read more The Port 500 Competition – Just For Us