Writers Forum April 11 Meeting: Credibility – The Key to Nonfiction Writing

  When writing nonfiction, credibility is key. Once a writer chooses a subject and a market, the work begins in earnest. Two veteran writers will share techniques that impress agents and publishers and lead to publication success. As an author of… Continue Reading


Writers Forum February 14 Meeting: Marketing and the Modern Author

On Saturday, February 14, Writers Forum presents a comprehensive six-hour seminar for published and pre-published authors. The event is designed to help writers focus on their potential readers and engage with them by establishing a platform. Award-winning thriller writer Simon Wood will… Continue Reading

Writers Forum October 11 Meeting: Planning Ahead for Conference Success

At the Saturday, October 11 meeting of Writers Forum, board members Laura Hernandez and Sharon Owen pool the knowledge they’ve gained from attending a variety of writing conferences. They will offer advice on where to find the best conference fit for a… Continue Reading


Joel Stratte-McClure Takes Writers Forum Members on an Odyssey

At the March 8 meeting of Writers Forum, adventure travel writer Joel Stratte-McClure will present the second travel narrative in his Mediterranean trilogy, “The Idiot and the Odyssey II: Myth, Madness and Magic on the Mediterranean.” He will discuss the genesis of… Continue Reading

Writers Forum Meeting, Jan 11: poemcrazy: freeing your life with words – A talk/workshop with Susan Wooldridge.

Susan will talk about her journals and her writing process, then we’ll begin to write about who we are, where we come from and where we’re going. In a safe setting, poems or prose snippets will emerge that surprise and delight us. Sharing… Continue Reading

Keith Raffel, Bestselling Novelist, Featured at March 9 Writers Forum Event

 After four years as counsel to the Senate Intelligence Committee, Keith Raffel lost a race for Congress and then started a groundbreaking Internet software company. Writers Forum is excited to bring Raffel to Redding as a special guest speaker to… Continue Reading

Writers Forum Meeting: What You Need to Know About Blogs and Blogging

Writers Forum webmaster Alicia McCauley will present a brief explanation of the functions and features of the newly designed Writers Forum Web site. Then special media consultant Kate Bourland will educate our audience on the nuts and bolts of blogs… Continue Reading