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California Writers Club

Founded in 1909 the CWC is one of the nation’s oldest professional clubs for writers.

WELCOME To North State Writers

North State Writers (NSW) is a chartered branch of the California Writers Club. The NSW is a non-profit organization bringing together professional authors, novice writers, and all others within the authorial realm in a creative and supportive atmosphere. Members share their knowledge and skills through critique groups, at general meetings and during conferences and workshops. Non-published members gain experience, encouragement, and guidance to help them become published writers. Meetings are positive, uplifting events meant to inspire and motivate all its members. 

​​North State Writers is open to all writers, editors, illustrators, publishers, & agents  regardless of their level of experience. 

  • Network with other authors, editors, agents, publishers,  illustrators
  • Acquire writing techniques to hone your craft
  • Learn how to market your work 
  • Make use of a variety of Mentoring & Educational Workshops​



Join us on the 3rd Monday of every month. Meetings are free & open to the public. 

NSW Members Come SIT & WRITE...  

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Submissions for NSW 'Curious Things' is Open to all NSW & CWC Members....


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Join us at Starbucks (on Skyway in the Raley's shopping center) for a sit and write. Bring your laptop or pen & paper. Stuck on an idea? We have starter sentences.