Join us at Women Opening Doors for Women and Hear from the Best on How to Get Published

WIN’s signature event, Women Opening Doors for Women (WODW) is always a night to remember. It starts with a reception, sure to have amazing speakers (not to mention delicious food and an open bar), and a chance to mingle and network with a room full of accomplished and inspiring women. The heart of the event though, are the dinners. Once the reception ends, everyone breaks out and goes to one of about 30 dinners, held all over the city. Invoking the spirit of WIN’s origin story, where women came together around a kitchen table, with the goal to help other women achieve their goals and provide a network that would only grow over the decades, the dinners offer attendees a a chance to hear from the best. The topics range from personal development to professional development, with a lot in between. This year’s dinners cover topics like health care, women in the military, the need for a National Women’s History Museum, and of course, our personal favorite: Turn Your Passion into Your Profession: Tips for Getting Published. This dinner, brought to you by your favorite Writing Group, will offer tips from published authors on how to take that book you’ve been working on and turn into a real, actual, published work. You know it’s your turn to be the featured author at Politics and Prose. So sign up for our dinner and get your writing career in gear.

Our speakers include:

Cathy Alter
Author of “Up for Renewal: What Magazines Taught Me About Love, Sex, and Starting Over”

Allison Silberberg
Author of “Visionaries In Our Midst: Ordinary People who are Changing our World”

Holly Kearl
Author of “Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women”

Ruth Schimel
Ph.D., Career and Life Management Consultant, Writer of book series “Choose Courage”

So you can see why we’re excited. We hope you can join us. Details are below.

No Reservations: Proud to be Pro-Choice.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 22
Reception: 6:00- 7:00
Dinner: 7:30 – 9:30 Doors open at 5:30

WHERE: Reception: National Education Association 1201 16th Street, NW
Dinner: based on your dinner choice

Get your tickets here:

See you on June 22!


About WIN Writing Group

WIN Writing Group is a network within the Women's Information Network (WIN), Washington's premier professional, political, and social network dedicated to empowering young, pro-choice, Democratic women. From this organization, our writing group was formed to give WIN members a community in which to write. We focus on creative nonfiction, which is defined as any writing that is intended to be read as true.
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One Response to Join us at Women Opening Doors for Women and Hear from the Best on How to Get Published

  1. Sorry, I do not wish to be part of your group, as I am very proud to be pro-life!

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