What We Do

250 Words Plus
A Facebook group for writers. The group takes it name from our 250 word a day challenges in July and November. Inspiration, Writing prompts, curated articles on the craft of writing, and more.
Moderated by JM Reinbold

Anthologies
Written Remains anthologies include stories by Guild members and invited guest authors. These highly acclaimed anthologies are edited by JM Reinbold and Weldon Burge and published by Smart Rhino Publications.

The Cicada’s Cry: A Micro Zine of Haiku Poetry
Delaware’s Smallest Magazine edited by Guild members JM Reinbold and Maria Masington.
Website and Facebook

Delaware Writers Network
A Facebook group where Delaware and local area authors can network and share events.
Moderated by JM Reinbold and Ramona Long

The Fictioneers
The Fictioneers are the performance readers of the Guild. They present readings from our anthologies at libraries, coffee houses, and other locations.

The WR Newsletter
Events, submission calls, craft articles, tip, and how-to, writing challenges and contests, links to member produced publications and member writing services, website updates, and more. Subscribe using the widget on our website. Link to current newsletter.

Get Out & Write!
The Written Remains Writers Guild hosts Get Out & Write! gatherings three to four times per year. Each Get Out & Write! includes a workshop presented by a Guild member on a particular aspect of or genre of writing and a community free write.

Haiku WriMo (National Haiku Writing Month) Delaware and beyond
February 1 through February 28/29
Write a haiku every day in February!
Participate on Facebook
Moderated by JM Reinbold

Hockessin Art & Book Fair
The Written Remains Writers Guild in partnership with New Castle County, The Art Studio of New Castle County, Hockessin Bookshelf, Hockessin Recreation Center, Hockessin Library, the Center for the Creative Arts, and the All-Out Monster Revolt organizes the Hockessin Art & Book Fair.

Mini WriMo: An Alternative to NaNo WriMo
November 1 through November 30
250 words a day for a month
Participate on Facebook
Moderated by JM Reinbold

The Red Dragonfly Haiku Poets
Local haiku poets present haiku readings at libraries and book stores
Coordinated by JM Reinbold

Summer Writing Challenge
July 1 through July 31
250 words a day for a month
Participate on Facebook
Moderated by JM Reinbold

Workshops
WR Guild members present workshops on topics of interest to writers at Hockessin Library and other locations.

Writers Breakfast Club
The Written Remains Writers Guild sponsors the Writers Breakfast Club on the first Saturday of each month. Writers are invited to gather in the Community Room of Panera Bread on Kirkwood Highway in Wilmington, DE from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. for coffee and conversation.

WR Mixed Genre Critique Group
Moderated by JM Reinbold

WR Poetry Critique Group
Moderated by Shannon Connor Winward