Orange Public Library & History Center
407 E. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92866
The CWC monthly meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.

If interested in attending as a guest, please join our mailing list at least 24 hours in advance.
Next Meeting
February 06, 2021
10:45am - 12:30pm
Seth Wagerman

"Using Psychology to Master
Character Development”

Dr. Wagerman understands the psychology of characters. He is an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University and has taught psychology at other universities. He has most recently spoken at the highly regarded Southern California Writer's Conference.
His workshops include:
- Using Psychology to Master Character Development
- Your Characters: The Psychology of Interpersonal Dynamics
- Avoiding Obvious Cues in Writing Emotion
Between teaching obligations he is currently working on revisions of three novels in Young Adults, Middle-Grade Fantasy, and New Adult Fiction.
Learn more about Seth Wagerman at

CWC members write novels, short stories, screen plays, poetry, nonfiction articles and books, commercial work and more.

More than half our members are published writers.

Coming Events


 March 6 - Pam Sheppard - "What in the World is a

 Comp — And Why is it So Important?"


 April 3 - P.J. Colando - "I Write Funny And So Can You"


 May 1  - Deborah A. Lott - "Writing About Trauma: Art

 from Adversity"


 June 5  - Dennis K. Crosby - "Marketing In The COVID Era"


 July 3  - Group Critique Readings


 August 7 - R.D. Kardon - "Incorporating Techinical

 Expertise Without Losing The Reader"


Live meetings take place the first Saturday of every  month from 11am to 12:30pm in the Community Room of the Orange Public Library. Visitors are welcome.

Members no charge | Nonmembers $7 (cash or check only)