Region history

2016

NewMexicoKid (Tim), samcadams (Sam), Willow Sanders (Melinda) are the MLs

488 novelists • 8,976,372 words written • 18,394 average wordcount • $1,505.00 donated

2015

NewMexicoKid (Tim), samcadams (Sam) and fdahlman (Frank) are the MLs

2014

KatherineWriting (Katherine), fdahlman (Frank) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) are the MLs

2013

KatherineWriting (Katherine), fdahlman (Frank) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2012

KatherineWriting (Katherine), TRRDEDEAN (Dave) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2011

KatherineWriting (Katherine), TRRDEDEAN (Dave) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2010

KatherineWriting (Katherine), TRRDEDEAN (Dave) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2009

KatherineWriting (Katherine), TRRDEDEAN (Dave) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2008

scrtprncs (Melinda), KatherineWriting (Katherine) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2007

scrtprncs (Melinda), tinygreyhound (Meredith) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

2006

scrtprncs (Melinda), stout_chap (Brian) and NewMexicoKid (Tim) were the MLs

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2005

In 2005, NewMexicoKid joined BERaven as the co-MLs for Illinois::Naperville

2003, 2004

Prior to 2005, our region was part of Illinois::Elsewhere and managed by BERaven

In brief

  • 2003 - part of Illinois::Elsewhere - BERaven (Bonnie Jean)
  • 2004 - part of Illinois::Elsewhere - BERaven
  • 2005 - first year with its own regional forum, first kick-off & TGIO: BERaven and NewMexicoKid (Tim)
  • 2006 - NewMexicoKid, scrtprncs (Melinda), stout_chap (Brian) - Pledge to Publish created (regional writing group), first year in partnership with the Naperville Public Library
  • 2007 - NewMexicoKid, scrtprncs, tinygreyhound (Meredith)
  • 2008 - NewMexicoKid, scrtprncs, KatherineWriting (Katherine) - Pledge to Publish becomes the Pledge; first year with prep workshops
  • 2009 - NewMexicoKid, KatherineWriting, TRRDEDEAN (Dave) - Pledge becomes the Journey
  • 2010 - NewMexicoKid, KatherineWriting, TRRDEDEAN
  • 2011 - NewMexicoKid, KatherineWriting, TRRDEDEAN
  • 2012 - NewMexicoKid, KatherineWriting, TRRDEDEAN
  • 2013 - NewMexicoKid, KatherineWriting, fdahlman (Frank) - Journey gets a new website
  • 2014 - NewMexicoKid, KatherineWriting, fdahlman