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440 S. Anaheim Blvd
Anaheim, CA 92805
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Next Meeting
November 05, 2022
9:00am - 9:30am Networking
9:30am - 11:00am Guest Speaker
D.J. MacHale
“If You Can’t Stand the Heat…Stay in the Kitchen and Write About It"
D.J. MacHale is the best-selling author of the middle-grade Pendragon adventure series, the spooky Morpheus Road trilogy, and The Monster Princess picture book.

His writing success led to career in Hollywood as a writer, director, executive producer, and creator of several popular television series and movies.

MacHale will talk about the pressures of writing, something of which he knows very well from all angles. Please join us for this fascinating journey with one of the most successful authors to grace our stage.

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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


December 3 – Special Holiday Event & Member Readings


January 7 – Ash Bishop (Intergalactic Exterminators, Inc.) – "How To Write Good Antagonists"


February 4 – Lisi Harrison (Clique/Girl Stuff series, middle grade) – "Author's Journey Series"


March 4 – Amy Wallen – “Publishing, Pie, and Perseverance" (Sweet & Savory Tips for the Writing Life)


April 1 – Tina Mai – (Poetry) “Storytelling: The Power of Words, Initiative, and Community”


May 6 – Jillian Pretzel – “The Secrets of Pitching Successfully”

June 3 – Patty Civalleri – “Applying Trader Joe’s Tactics to the Business of Writing”