One major benefit of your Bookies’ membership is a seat at the table during the semi-monthly writers’ critique group. Called “Feedback Forum,” these informal semi-monthly meetings give fellow members a chance to read and gain encouragement for their works.

Who: Bookies members only
What: Eval and encouragement, all genres, fiction and non-fiction
When: Second and fourth Thursday, every month
Where: Bean & Grape, on Wadley Street in Midland, just east of Garfield
Cost: $0.00
Registration: Not required
Details: Leonard Hight <>