California Writers Club

Putting Heart into a Thriller

Details Guest Speaker: Carl Vonderau Topic: “Putting Heart into a Thriller” ■ 9:00am – 9:30am Networking ■ 9:30am – 11:00am Guest Speaker Join us on Saturday, March 2nd, for an engaging session with Carl Vonderau, the recipient of the Left Coast Crime award for Best Debut and the San Diego Book award for Best Mystery. A Stanford […]

March 7th Evening Mixer

Date/Time: Thursday, March 7th, 6:30 p.m. Place: Anaheim Packing House Join us for this MEMBERS ONLY evening mixer. Network and socialize with your fellow CWC-OC writers in a relaxed setting. Meet in the central area where we hold our monthly meetings. Grab something to eat or drink at one of the Packing House’s many vendors. […]

Jasmin Iolani Hakes

Details Guest Speaker: Jasmin Iolani Hakes Topic: Author’s Journey ■ 9:00am – 9:30am Networking ■ 9:30am – 11:00am Guest Speaker The California Writers Club meets monthly for our featured speaker series focused on the craft and business of writing. Topics are presented by major authors, publishers, self-published writers, college professors, literary agents, and other professionals. As with […]

Jillian Pretzel

Details Guest Speaker: Jillian Pretzel, Freelance Writer Topic: “The Secrets of Pitching Successfully” ■ 9:00am – 9:30am Networking ■ 9:30am – 11:00am Guest Speaker Her resume of freelance writing credits reads like crowded newsstand racks: Good Housekeeping, Parents, The Washington Post,,, The List, Weekly Humorist, Health Line, Orange Coast Magazine, and many others. She puts […]

Judy Reeves

Details Guest Speaker: Judy Reeves Topic: “Moments to Memoirs” ■ 9:00am – 9:30am Networking ■ 9:30am – 11:00am Guest Speaker “Memoir is made up of such moments, one revealed and then another, as the memoirist seeks answers. In memoir, we’re not just writing ‘this is what happened.’ We’re writing, ‘This is what happened, and this is how […]

Max Evans

Details Guest Speaker: Max Evans Topic: “Remix Fiction: Sources of Inspiration” ■ 9:00am – 9:30am Networking ■ 9:30am – 11:00am Guest Speaker Max Evans, an accomplished author and graduate of the MFA program at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), is recognized for his innovative approach to storytelling. Specializing in a distinctive subgenre, Evans seamlessly […]