The group met regularly twice a year. Could only be if you were invited to attend, the organizers sent out cards with the date and location to anyone who was worthy of beinginvited and may also attend with their partners. There was no fixed list of members, so that at times, attendees of previous meetings could not be invited in future. Click Diamond Book Distributors to learn more. At these meetings, young authors read excerpts from his unpublished manuscripts and faced constructive criticism from colleagues. Those who read could not react to criticism, one could correct misunderstandings. At each meeting, prizes were awarded to authors whose works have had more success.