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West Lothian Write 20th November 2015

West Lothian Write 20th November 2015

Last night was the third West Lothian Write of the year hosted by Alan Bissett. We were also able to launch our anthology A Well Travelled Notebook at the same time as the books arrived the day before. The night was a great success with seven members of West Lothian Writers reading – which was …

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WLW Meeting – 10/11/2015

  After the excitement of Halloween we went back to our usual format of reading out work and offering feedback on each other’s work. Five people came along to our meeting including two new members Cheryl and David. We hope you both enjoyed the meeting. A Well Travelled Notebook A quick update on our upcoming …

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WLW Meeting Halloween Special – 27/10/2015

This week was our Halloween special which means scary stories, scarier ‘nick’ names and Halloween cakes and biscuits. There were twelve tales in all and you’ll find them all below the break!

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WLW Meeting – 13/10/2015

WLW Meeting - 13/10/2015

This week saw another new two members Paula and Belinda. We hope you enjoyed coming along to West Lothian Writers and you’ll be back soon. In addition to Paula and Belinda another seven people turned up to this week’s meeting and involved award winning poetry, famous Gormans and first time plays. We started the meeting …

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WLW Meeting – 18th August 2015

WLW Meeting - 10/11/2015

Tonight’s meeting saw a great turn out of nine people including a couple of new people. Elizabeth and Marita joined us for the first time and we hope you enjoyed the meeting. After the news, which will follow shortly, we did a quick writing exercise before moving onto people’s writing. This Week’s News On Friday …

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WLW Meeting – 04/08/2015

This week saw another great turn out of eight people who all settled down to listen, and feedback on, some great stories

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How to write 50 word stories

After the success of our writing advice article How to Write a 6 Word Story, and with August’s West Lothian Write looking for 50 word stories, we thought we’d look at some advice for tales with an additional 44 words. Surprisingly perhaps we couldn’t find any articles that looked particular at 50 word stories but …

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WLW Meeting – 21/07/2015

On the 116th anniversary of Ernest Hemmingway‘s birthday nine West Lothian Writers made it along to our meeting to hear people’s attempts at their own Six Word Stories, offer feedback at other members’ work and general enjoy some of the best amateur writing in the area. Six Word Stories To celebrate Hemmingway’s birthday we ask people to bring …

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West Lothian Write – 20/03/2015

West Lothian Write - 20/03/2015

Anyone who checks out our meeting round ups will see that we talk about West Lothian Write quite a bit (eight mentions at time of writing) so we thought we’d do a wee round up about the event and the pieces read by our members. West Lothian Write The aim of the night is to …

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WLW Meeting 17/03/2015

WLW Meeting 17/03/2015

This week’s meeting saw a turn out of four people who enjoy a couple of great pieces of writing, our new business cards and a wee exercise. You can find out more below!

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