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February meeting – we get better and better!

After an informative and interesting talk by Jim Azevedo of Smashwords in January, we are re-focusing on craft for our February 14 program.  Susan C. Shea will speak on Writing What We Know: What Does That Mean?  Drawing on her experiences as a … Continue reading

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January 10 program – best practices for self-publishing

Jim Azevedo, Marketing Director of Smashwords, will reveal the best practices of the most commercially successful self-published Ebook authors at the next meeting of the Mt. Diablo Branch of the California Writers Club (CWC) on Saturday, January 10, 2015, at … Continue reading

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Our special December program

Each December, we feature “three of our own” wonderful and talented members.  This year, on Dec. 13, Andrew Benzie, Dina Colman, and Melanie Denman will share top tips on publishing.  All three have chosen multiple publishing paths.  Should be a … Continue reading

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Planning for November

For those who were at Amanda McTigue’s workshop today, what did you think? Terrific, wasn’t it?  Now, we’re setting up for the next event on Nov. 8:  Sizzling Scenes with C. S. Lakin.  Should be another terrific program.  Check out … Continue reading

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October workshop

We’re fortunate to have Amanda McTigue joining us on Oct. 11 to conduct a workshop on the subject of “voice” in our writing.  Visit our “Next Program” page to learn more about it.  This month, as a new feature, you … Continue reading

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Planning for fall 2014

Even as we end our 2013-2014 season with a fabulous program by Mary Mackey, our Board is planning our next season.  We have a planning meeting in July, but we have already lined up the first program of the new … Continue reading

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June program–grand finale for our 2013-2014 season

Mary Mackey will round out our season by presenting on “How to Travel Like a Writer.”  Timely, in light of our summer hiatus, she will discuss what it means to travel like a writer and how your unique perspective from … Continue reading

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