Pen and Ink Writers Group of Norridge

The Pen and Ink Writers Group gathers on the third Monday of each month to read short stories, poems or essays, all inspired by a a pre-selected word or phrase. The writings are entertaining, spiritually enlightening, and creatively fulfilling for all. Share your stories and build up your own writing skills through practice and presentation. It takes desire, invention, and perseverance to be a writer. Come join us. Hear positive comments from other writers not only about your work, but the work of the other members.

Meetings are held at the Eisenhower Public Library, 2nd Floor Conference Room on the 3rd Monday of every month from 7:00 - 8:45 pm.

President and Founder: Maire Crawford.
Website Editor: Nancy Stewart

Upcoming meeting dates and writing themes:

  • May 15th, 2017: Curiosity
  • June 19th, 2017: Crude
  • July 17th, 2017: Stamp
  • August 21st, 2017: Boredom
  • September 18th, 2017: Limp
  • October 16th, 2017: Tall Tale/Tail
  • November 20th, 2017: Maturity
  • December 18th, 2017: Tempo

Past themes with writing samples: