Welcome to opportunities to publish your writing, whether or not you live on the Mendocino Coast.
MENDOCINO HOTEL - FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Thursday, March 16th, 6:00 p.m.
MEMBER READINGS FROM 2017 ANTHOLOGY, MENDOCINO
Alena Deerwater, Susan Lundgren,
Liza Saenz, Karen Lewis, Nona Smith,
Priscilla Comen, Notty Bumbo,
Ginny Rorby, Kelly Daoust,
Patty Joslyn, Fran Schwartz,
Norma Watkins, Henri Bensussen,
Frieda Feen, and Joan Hansen
This year’s theme is “Four O’Clock at the Dollar Store”
Apply the theme loosely and go anywhere with it.
CLICK THIS LINK FOR THE RULES
Send an e-mail to Katherine Brown firstname.lastname@example.org
by midnight March 16th
READ SMATCHUP 2016 PIECES
WRITERS' CLUB SCHOLARSHIPS
Available for the Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference August 3-5, 2017
The equivalent of two full scholarships (which may be dispersed as either full or half) worth $575 will be awarded to qualifying Writers of the Mendocino Coast members to use for the Mendocino Coast Writers Conference August 3-5, 2017.
Review the guidelines to apply for the WMC scholarships.
FORT BRAGG LIBRARY POETRY WRITING WORKSHOPS
The workshops include samples of the various styles and techniques of poetry writing, displays of published works, in-session writing exercises along with readings and discussions of individual works produced during the workshops.
Every third Wednesday of the month, 2-3:30 pm, find your hidden poet within! Workshops are free. All ages are welcome. Visit the library site for more.
REGISTRATION IS OPEN : MENDOCINO COAST WRITERS CONFERENCE
If you’ve been thinking about which workshop you’d like to enroll in, all workshops are filled on a first-come, first-served, basis. With participation capped at fourteen, the workshops are expected to be fully subscribed. The only exception to the limit of fourteen is the Master Class, which is juried in and capped at twelve participants. Full details about registration procedures and fees are available by clicking on the REGISTER button displayed prominently on every page at mcwc.org.
Writing newly published, receives a nomination or award, or other notable exposure? Please send a short announcement to email@example.com
ROLLING RECAP OF MONTHLY MEETINGS
See Archives tab above for details
Welcome to the Mendocino Coast branch of the California Writers Club founded in 1909. We are proud to share in this legacy.
Our intention is to expand the network and opportunities for writers here on the Mendocino Coast.
MENDOCINO WRITERS MEET ON THE 3RD THURSDAY 6:00
Garden Room - Mendocino Hotel
NEW MEMBER FEATURE
Author Susanna Janssen is a foreign language educator and newspaper columnist on everything about words, language, and culture.
Sit in on fun book talk and signing:
Writers of the Mendocino Coast
PO Box 762 Fort Bragg, CA 95437
The CALIFORNIA WRITERS CLUB is a 501(c) (3) educational nonprofit dedicated to educating members and the public-at-large in the craft of writing and in the marketing of their work.
NEW MEMBERS $65 includes $20 initiation fee. More information on the website's Membership page.
YEARLY RENEWALl is $45.
Membership includes a copy of the club's recent anthology, copies of our state organization's Literary Review magazine, space for member biographies, and opportunities to see your writing in:
-The 2018 Anthology Writers of the Mendocino Coast (title not announced)
-The Literary Review is published by our parent, California Writers Club. More info at www.calwriters.org
-The yearly collaboration, Ekphrasis, with the Artists Coop of Mendocino
Financial aid is available for membership WritersMendocinoCoast@GMail.com
MEMBER WRITING PROJECTS:
Our fourth anthology is available at Gallery Bookshop in Mendocino.
To purchase by mail, send a message to WritersMendocinoCoast@Gmail.com.
CALIFORNIA WRITERS CLUB