CALIFORNIA WRITERS CLUB ORANGE COUNTY BRANCH is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Anaheim, CA 92805
■ Founder of VAST, an app that helps blind & visually-impaired youth write & publish stories
■ Tiger Global Case Competition Global Champion
■ NFTE World Series of Innovation First Place Winner
■ Congressional App Challenge Winner
■ Published in the New York Times
■ Inaugural OC Youth Poet Laureate
■ Amanda Gorman Future Voices Poetry Prize First Place Winner
If you think there isn’t enough time in the day to tell your stories, think again. This incredibly accomplished young writer is here to show how much can be accomplished when the compulsion to tell your stories moves everything forward.
The CWC Orange County couldn’t have a better representation of what makes the local writing community a strong force for positive change.
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.
May 6 – Lisa Cupolo – “Building Tension and Surprise in Short Stories”
June 3 – Patty Civalleri – “Applying Trader Joe’s Tactics to the Business of Writing”
July 1 – Dennis Crosby – “Planning and Writing A Series"
August 5 – Nicola Harrison – “Writing Fiction – Scene by Scene"
September 2 – Jillian Pretzel – “The Secrets of Freelance Pitching Successfully"
October 7 – Elaine Lewinnek, Gustavo Arellano, Thuy Vo Dang – "Authors’ Journey Series"
November 4 – Jennifer Graeser Dornbush – “Writing for Hollywood”