Who We are

CWC members write novels, short stories, screen plays , poetry, nonfiction articles, books and more. More than half of our members  are published.


We are a 501(c)(6) nonprofit and one of 22 branches in the state. Our state organization is a 501(c)(3) and that website is www.calwriters.org


The April 8 meeting will take place at Aurora Theater/My Acting Studio, 4412 E. Village Rd., Long Beach 90808  Check in and networking starts at 2:00 pm. The speaker program is from 3:00-5:00 pm. 
Limited seating is available for members, speaker's guests and registered visitors.
If you are a visitor and wish to reserve a seat (there is a temporary $5 door fee ), please send an email to: 

April 8, 2023

Gustavo Hernandez

"How Setting Amplifies Writing"

Gustavo Hernandez is the author of with Flower Grand First (Moon Tide Press 2021), a collection of poems that one reviewer described as “a triumphant poetry collection that reads like a hero’s journey.” Gustavo also authored the micro-chapbook, Form His Arms (Ghost City Press) and his poems have been published in The Night Heron Banks, Rattle, Word Riot, Impossible Archetype #3, and Acentos Review.

We are making final arrangements for a permanent meeting venue to be officially announced on this website on April 9. Please check back then. 



Check back for a spring and summer programs and venue update!


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