"If Matt Pallamary's imagination were a map, his stories would lie in the region marked 'Here there be dragons.' Enter at your own risk."
— Mark A. Clements -- Author of Children of the End

Featured Books

Land Without Evil, A Novel
The Small Dark Room and Other Short Stories

Eleventh Annual Southern California Writers' Conference *LA

09/20/2013 - 12:00pm
09/22/2013 - 12:00pm

mainhe Great White Art is what John Gardner called it, what it is that we, the writer, do. While artists we may be, today's publishing realities mandate that in order to win over the needed, passionate advocates of our work, we must also become entrepreneurialauthors. Entrepreneurial in spirit. Entrepreneurial in execution. Excellence in craft alone no longer cuts it.

professional feedbackHaving facilitated some $4 million worth of first-time authors' book and screen deals, the SCWC is devoted to  writers of all levels working to become both exceptional authors and modern, entrepreneurial self-advocates. Through our uniquely tailored, inclusive programs the SCWC empowers writers with the vital recognition, encouragement, understanding and opportunities required to succeed in today's ever-changing transmedia marketplace.

confereesSo whether you're a writer just starting out, a writer looking to get professional feedback on your work, a writer at the ready, or a writer simply wanting to hang with other writers, join us for the Eleventh Annual Southern California Writers' Conference *LA (in Newport Beach), Sept. 20-22, 2013.

Because a writer is a writer before, as well as after, publication. And today publishing is personal.

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