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Join us in any or all of our low stakes writing challenges! 

Challenges are  designed to keep your daily writing habit in tact with the bonus of being encouraged by our GWP writing community.  GWP provides monthly prompts & virtual meet ups to keep you engaged.  

Writing Life Virtual Meet Up

On the 1st of the month, November 2021 - July 2022, join us 7 - 8 PM on Zoom 

Join recurring ZOOM meeting


Writing Life Prompts & Challenges

 August - November, 100 Days of Writing 

August - November, we invite teachers to establish a daily writing habit with the 100 days of Gratitude Challenge.  The 2021 challenge begins on August 13th.

 November, NaNoWriMo

In November, we encourage all teachers to participate in NaNoWriMo and to join us at one of our scheduled Write-Ins.  

 December, 12 Days of Writing 

During winter, we keep your writer brains going with a 12 Days of Writing Challenge. Check out our Instagram for inspiration during the cold, cold months of winter.  

 February, Letters of Love 

February keeps the writer heart beating with our Instagram Writing Challenge.

 March, Slice of Life Daily Blogging Challenge

In March, we connect GWP TCs with the global Slice of Life Challenge and encourage each other to stick with the blogging challenge by sharing, posting, and commenting.