Posts by CWCMarin

The club incorporated in 1913 and chose the motto, “Sail On!” from Joaquin Miller’s poem, “Columbus." By 1915, the membership had grown and, along with London, Sterling and Whitaker, honorary members included Ina Coolbrith, Charles Lummis, Edwin Markham, WC Morrow, John Muir, Joaquin Miller and Charles Keeler. Today, California Writers Club has about 1,200 members in seventeen branches all around California. Marin branch was chartered with CWC in 1999 and has been meeting at Book Passage in Corte Madera ever since.

Crafting the Perfect Pitch and Query with Tanya Egan Gibson on March 25

Perfect your pitch just in time for the Marin Writers Conference in April! Come join us for an afternoon of crafting pitches and queries and learn what agents are looking for in a great pitch and query letter.

Tanya Egan Gibson is the author of the novel How to Buy a Love of Reading (Dutton) and a freelance editor and writing consultant. Her short fiction for young adults and adults has appeared in Cicada and Carve. Her articles have appeared in Writer’s DigestThe Writer, and Parents.

Join us for Opening Act at 1 pm. Email if you’d like to read at the Open Mic.

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