Minutes of the meeting 12\01\17
P.W.G minutes of the meeting 12\01\17
Greetings scribes, another excellent turnout,will need more space at this rate,
but your presence and input is most welcome.
Present: John Goodwin Rich Palmer Nicos Protopapas Eddy Kent
Caroline Hartman John Winslow Peter Goldsbrough Carol Robb
Stewart Waddell Dee Leigh James Sweetman.
The meeting began with a quiz put forward by John Winslow.
He gave us 16 words relating to cooking and you had to choose from
A B C or D. Caroline scored a staggering 15 while I, who does not know
how to cook apart from a boiled egg and an omelette, managed a score of
eight, most of them guesses, but it was entertaining.
Nicos story The first approach
John W. story Take it all with you
Stewart story Fighting back
Carol story The Village
Caroline story Coming of age in Finchley
Coffee break 11.0.am to 11.15.am
James story Nights and necessities
John G. gave us an article on Liminal space, story writing format.
A ten minute speed writing exercise followed relating to character
change in a story.
Homework: Write about a hero or heroin or continue with the
story in the speed writing exercise. Thanks to all who attended, next meeting
Thursday 19\01\17 at Neos.
Rich Palmer Secretary.