5 posts from month 10/2023

Christening The California Writers Circle

“Going Through a Stage” A public service announcement  from the  Joaquin Miller Park Writer-in-Residence for the Berkeley Branch of the California Writers Club The Fire Circle in Joaquin Miller Park is now being called the California Writers Circle. It is visible and shareable on Google Maps, and a great place to meet for picnics, meetings, and literary readings. It is exactly 247 steps ...

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Buy Your Workshop Ticket Now!

I'm excited to tell you about our workshop this coming Saturday, October 28th when Amy Shea will lead a two-hour exploration on Zoom into "The Creative Side of Research." From 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, the workshop will be both engaging and informative for everyone in attendance. If you can't attend the 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM time slot, do not fear. The workshop will be recorded on Zoom and emailed ...

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See you on Sunday!

We're so excited to welcome Bronwyn Emery as our speaker this coming Sunday, October 15th. Come and get inspired by her presentation on "Ink Flow and Focus: The Secret to Productive Writing Sessions." Bronwyn Emery is the founder and facilitator of To Live & Write in Alameda, a writing community anchored in the San Francisco Bay Area but open to writers from far and wide. Here ...

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Sandy Bliss’s motto was “Equanimity Through Adversity”

Our long-standing tradition of giving a member the mic before our keynote speaker helps us get to know what our colleagues are working on. Our 5+5+5 guidelines (5 minutes of backstory, 5 minutes to read, and 5 minutes of Q&A) help emerging writers polish their professional skills. This month, three of her colleagues will bring Sandy Bliss to the Member Spotlight before our September ...

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October Events with the CWC

With California Writers Week being the 3rd week in October, we've got such an exciting lineup this year of events that celebrate the legacy and inspiration of California Writers... that it's practically a mini-literary festival! Sunday, October 15, 1-3pm Ink Flow and Focus with Bronwyn Emery After our monthly meeting, our speaker this month will be Bronwyn Emery. Bronwyn started a vibrant ...

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