Founded and run by professional writers the SCWC provides veteran and emerging talent with authoritative guidance to help distinguish those manuscripts that are ready for consideration, having facilitated some $4 million worth of 1st time authors’ deals.
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Autobiography/Memoir, Children's, Fiction, Humor, Journalism, Marketing, Mystery, Non-fiction, Playwriting, Poetry, Publishing, Religion, Romance, Screenwriting, Young Adult
Rotating slate of 60+ working, professional authors of fiction, nonfiction & screen, editors & agents.
$325-$425. Manuscript critique & one-on-one consultation additional. See site for details.
Los Angeles, Palm Springs & San Diego, California
February, September, October
Michael Steven Gregory
Southern California Writers' Conference
1010 University Ave., #54
San Diego, CA 92103
Free Expressions Seminars
Unparalleled instruction, feedback, and inspiration from industry professionals. Our simple goal: to help you achieve artistic and commercial success—now and for your entire writing career.
Minneapolis, MN : Hood River, OR : Virginia Beach, VA : Seattle, WA
Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway
Supportive workshops will energize and inspire your writing. Choose from fiction, nonfiction, memoir, screenwriting, poetry and more. Atlantic City area. January 16-19, 2015
NH : NJ : Scotland, : Wales, : Spain : United Kingdom
Algonkian Author Salon Commercial Novel Writing Program
The first truly competitive novel writing program created by literary agents, editors, and writers. No time wasting, no gimmicks. Straight talk.
San Francisco, CA : D.C., DC : Tampa, FL : Atlanta, GA : Chicago, IL : New Orleans, LA : Boston, MA : Raleigh, NC : New York, NY : Dallas, TX : Seattle, WA