Join us on Wed., November 16

for our monthly open meeting at Kenosha Creative Space, 624 57th St., corner of 7th and 57th, downtown Kenosha.

Share your words with a supportive community of writers.

Feel free to share a short piece (no more than 4 double-spaced pages) with the group, listen to and comment on the work of others, or just come hang out with us. If possible, bring 6-8 copies so that others may see as well as hear your work. Observers are always welcome!

Submissions Now Open

Submit a maximum of 5000 words for our November 9th in-depth critique. Please see our Guidelines page for submission criteria and critique format.

Submit by midnight of Wednesday, November 2 to: mylespayne@comcast.net

Nothing to submit?  You can participate as a reader. Let Jim Payne (mylespayne@comcast.net) know by the deadline and he’ll email you all the submissions to read and critique.

The Prose IDC will be held Wednesday,  November 9 at 6:30 pm at Kenosha Creative Space, 624 57th Ave., corner of 7th & 57th downtown Kenosha.

Join Us Wednesday, October 19

Come share your words with a congenial community of writers. Bring a short piece–no more than 4 double-spaced pages–to read and have the group critique. Please bring 6-8 paper copies if possible, so that we may see as well as hear your piece.

Observers are always welcome! Our group is free and open to all writers, aspiring writers, and lovers of the written word.

We meet at Kenosha Creative Space at 6:30 pm. We’re not sure if we’ll be meeting upstairs or downstairs; please check for notes on the door.

October 12, 2022

Submit Now

for our poetry in-depth critique. Submit up to 5 poems (total word limit 5000) in one document to: mylespayne@comcast.net by midnight of Wednesday, October 5.

The critique will take place at Kenosha Creative Space on Wednesday, October 12 at 6:30 pm. Please see our page, Guidlines – Critique Meetings before submitting.

All Writers Welcome!

Share your words with a supportive community of writers. Our next open meeting is Wednesday, September 21 at 6:30 pm. We’ll meet at Kenosha Creative Space, 624 57th St. (NE corner of 7th & 57th, downtown Kenosha.)

Feel free to share a short piece (no more than 4 double-spaced pages) with the group, listen to and comment on the work of others, or just come hang out with us. If possible, bring 6-8 copies so that others may see as well as hear your work. Observers are always welcome!

Submissions Now Open

Submissions are now open for our Prose In-Depth Critique.

Submit up to 5000 words by midnight of Tuesday, September 6 to: mylespayne@comcast.net

Nothing to submit?  You can participate as a reader. Let Jim Payne (mylespayne@comcast.net) know by the deadline and he’ll email you all the submissions to read and critique.

Please see the Guidelines page on our website for submission details and critique format. (https://kenoshawritersguild.com/in-depth-critique/)

The Prose IDC will be held Wednesday,  September 14, at 6:30 pm at Kenosha Creative Space, 624 57th Ave., (NE corner of 7th & 57th downtown Kenosha.)

An Evening of Poetry

The Guild thanks Public Craft Brewing Co. for hosting an evening of poetry featuring readings by Joe Engel, Kenosha Poet Laureate, and other member/participants of the KWG Poetry Workshops given by Marshall Smith.

Following the program there will be an OPEN MIC. 5 minutes per poet–come early to sign up, space is limited.

August Open Meeting

Wednesday, August 17, 6:30 pm at Kenosha Creative Space

Share your words with a supportive community of writers. Feel free to share a short piece (no more than 4 double-spaced pages) with the group, listen to and comment on the work of others, or just come hang out with us. If possible, bring 6-8 copies so that others may see as well as hear your work. Observers are always welcome!

August In-Depth Critique

Submissions Now Open

for our poetry only in-depth critique, Wednesday, August 10, 6:30 pm at Kenosha Creative Space, 624 57th St. (NE corner of 7th & 57th, downtown Kenosha.)

Deadline to submit up to 5 poems (limit 5000 words total) is midnight of Wed., August 3. Email your submission in one document to 1111drc@gmail.com

Please read our Guidelines page for in-depth submission/critique format.

June Open Meeting

Share your words with a supportive community of writers.

Join us Wednesday, June 15 at 6:30 pm at Kenosha Creative Space, 624 57th St, corner of 7th & 57th, downtown Kenosha.

Feel free to share a short piece (no more than 4 double spaced pages) with the group, listen to and comment on the work of others, or just come hang out with us. If possible, please bring 6-8 copies so others may see as well as hear your work. Observers are always welcome!