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San Fernando (Zoom): Publishing Contracts and Pitfalls

Kendall Jones Publishing Contracts and Pitfalls     On Saturday, February 5, at 1:00 pm via Zoom, the San Fernando Valley Branch of the California Writers Club welcomes Attorney Kendall […]

Napa (Zoom): How to Get Book Reviews and Sell Books

How to Get Book Reviews and Sell Books Nominal $5 Fee (+small PayPal charge) for Virtual Meeting. Please Register/Pay with the Zoom link below: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qiBXd9tFTUeX3l6hkkkt0w Napa Valley Writers will host […]

High Desert (In Person): Showcase On-Topic Speakers

Jess Ranch Community Church 11537 Apple Valley Road, Apple Valley, CA

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 12, 2022 AT 10 AM ​JESS RANCH COMMUNITY CHURCH IN PERSON MEETING  HDCWC TO SHOWCASE ON-TOPIC SPEAKERS ​ EmmaLisa Hill Dwight Norris Joan Rudder Ward Jim Grayson The […]

Mt. Diablo (Hybrid): Build an Author Platform that Sells Books

Zio Fraedo's Restaurant 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill, CA

In-Person and Zoom BRANCH MEETING In person meeting includes buffet lunch. For online attendees—the Zoom link will be sent to you after you complete the registration process. February 12, 2022 […]

San Joaquin (Zoom): Got Papers?

Got Papers? ¿Tienes papeles? Our Saturday, Feb. 12, noon zoom speaker will be Manuel Camacho, short story writer, poet, playwright, and storyteller. Got Papers? is his first published collection of […]

Long Beach (Zoom): You Are What Happens to You

This gathering on Zoom is for members and their guests Featured speaker: Jasmin Iolani Hakes "You Are What Happens to You" Jasmin's essays have appeared in the Los Angeles Times and Sacramento […]

Central Coast (in Person): He Said . . . She Said

Pacific Grove's Juice n' Java 599 Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA

Penny Warner He said... She said...Bring your story to life through dynamic dialogue. In this presentation, we’ll “talk” about the purpose of dialogue in fiction, how to differentiate between speakers, […]

Writers of Kern (Hybrid): Feed Your Passion and Your Pocketbook

Hodel’s Country Dining 5917 Knudsen Drive, Bakersfield, CA

Regardless of whether you’re self, traditionally or yet to be published, here’s a step-by-step guide to a successful and sustainable career in the publishing industry. With her experience at Writer’s […]

Sacramento (Zoom): Simple Steps for Organizing your Manuscript

Tried-and-True Techniques for Writing Your First Book Simple Steps for Organizing your Manuscript Free Monthly Meeting, 1-hour Zoom presentation (includes Q&A)  Saturday, February 19, 2022 Presentation 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. […]

Redwood (Zoom): Author Launch 2021–22

Saturday, February 19, 2022 1 – 2:30 p.m. ZOOM MEETINGS Join us on Saturday, February 19, at 1 p.m. Register, below, for a Zoom link. In-person meetings at the Finley […]

North State (Hybrid): Tips for Sustaining a Successful Club

Chico Veteran's Hall 54 Rio Lindo Ave., Chico, CA

Register here to attend meeting via Zoom This meeting will be available both in-person and Zoom. Click to register and a link will be sent to your email. Chery Anderson […]

Inland Empire (Hybrid): Book Cover Design

Arlington Branch of the Riverside Public Library 9556 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside, CA

Saturday, February 26, 2022 Sheri L. McGathy: Book Cover Design Join us as Sheri McGathy speaks on the importance of book cover design. Her presentation will include many aspects of […]