Welcome to Southern California
Writers Association

The Southern California Writers Association offers both events, information, and networking for writers at all levels. We provide programs and services that support the development of writing craft, as well as publishing, marketing and networking opportunities. Read more at about us >

Membership is open to all writers and publishing professionals, working in a wide range of genres. Our annual membership fee offers many benefits, including meetings, seminars, contests, discounts and promotional opportunities. Please view our membership page for details >

Secrets Book Reviewers Know

Secrets Book Reviewers Know with Barbara Howe Want to know what book reviewers look for? How to get more reviews for your book? Join us Wednesday, June 10th, when book reviewer extraordinaire, Barbara Howe, shares the “Secrets Only Book Reviewers Know.”

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June SCWA Meeting

It Takes Two! Collaborating for Success with Lisa Steinke and Liz Fenton Are you the plotmaster and your bestfriend the character whisperer? Ever thought about writing the Great American Novel together? Join us Saturday, June 20, when bestselling co-authors Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke talk about writing together, navigating the pitfalls of collaboration, and tips for writing with a partner.

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Join Us for Our Virtual Happy Hour

Join us for our weekly SCWA Virtual Happy Hour Fridays at 4:30 pm PDT–Members and Nonmembers welcome!

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Pub Shop and Craft Chat provide SCWA members with more opportunities to network and learn about writing and publishing.

Join us the third Saturday of every month for our luncheon meetings in Fountain Valley, California, where we enjoy networking, hear accomplished speakers that inspire and support our development plus have a great lunch. Your membership provides a 30% discount for these monthly events.

We look forward to meeting you and hope you’ll join us! We have an active Facebook group that is open to anyone. Like Us on Facebook >

If you have questions about our group or membership, please contact us below.

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