We Meet Second saturdays of every month

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)(3) nonprofit and one of 22 branches in the state. The state website is  www.calwriters.org

We hope we will soon be permitted to meet again, after Covid restrictiona are lifted, at our former location:

 Ruth Bach Neighborhood Library

4055 N. Bellflower Blvd.

Long Beach 90808

3:00-5:00 p.m. 

Our meetings are free

Contact:  info@calwriterslongbeach.org

August 142021

Barbara is recognized as a multifaceted force in the southern California writing community. She is the author of Pen on Fire, and founder and host of the Writers on Writing radio show and podcast, as well as hosting in-person salons featuring a wide range of authors. She has also served as editor for several of the Noir Series anthologies, including the latest title published in July, Palm Springs Noir


Barbara DeMarco-Barrett 


Please note that due to COVID-19 precautions,
we have suspended holding monthly in-person meetings.   


Members are currently meeting on Zoom.
Many of our speakers also invite followers on social media.

If you are interested in joining our organization,
please see the Contact page and Application tab.