Helping Readers Find You

Rev. Dr. Betsy Schwarzentraub spoke to a large group of GCW members and guests at the meeting of July 19, 2017, about "Taking Action to Build Your Writer's Platform." She defined platform as "what your name stands for - what you care about- the themes you write about." Her tips include secure your domain name, begin an email distribution list, set up a website, and get involved with social media. Any GCW member can email Betsy to receive by return email a copy of her handout. … [read more]

Mentor Program Kicks Off 8/30/17

GCW Mentor program where members work one-to one with other members to teach and learn writing, publishing and marketing skills starts at the meeting of August 30, 2017. … [read more]

Members visit national association

Four GCW members, Cathy MacHold ,  Norma Lehr ,  Hester Jones ,  and Chery Anderson attended a Critique Carousel meeting in Fair Oaks, California, on July 27, 2017. Sponsored by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators attendees received feedback on their manuscripts . The women are part of the Kid's Lit small group of GCW meeting every month. … [read more]