Guide to the Guild
Meetings & Workshops
More Guild Programs
Desert Writers Expo
Professional Manuscript Review
Become a Member
Meet Our Members
President McFarlin Letter & Archives
In the Spotlight
February 2014: Sheila Hoyer
May 2013: Marissa Willman
Fall 2012: Lynne Morgan Spreen
May 2012: Normandie Singh Reill
Dec. 2011: Jim McFarlin
Nov 2011: Dessa Reed
Oct. 2011: Dolores Carruthers
January 5, 2013
November 3, 2012
October 6, 2012
Grammar Game December 2012
February 2, 2013
March 2, 2013
DESERT WRITERS EXPO 2013
MARCH 30, 2013
DAY OF NEW WORKS May 2013
DAY OF NEW WORKS May 2014
June 1, 2013
October 5, 2013
January 4, 2014
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
GRAMMAR GAME MARCH 2014
SHARK TANK MARCH 2014
WRITERS EXPO APRIL 2014
Member Writing Contests
Monthly Writing Challenge
Annual Short Story Contest
2014 Day of New Works Celebration
Member Online Services
Listing of Writing Consultants & Services
How To: List your consulting service
Proofing and Revision
2013 Scholarship Application
he Palm Springs Writers Guild
are held the first Saturday of each month from October until June.
Monthly meetings feature an informative overview by the PSWG President (or other committee chairpersons). Contest awards, reading of a short story or poem and a special speaker presentation w/ selected topic are features of a meeting. After the speaker presentation, refreshments & networking are commenced.
We request each member check-in at the meeting.
Meeting time is 2:00pm - 4:00pm, at the
Rancho Mirage Library
New Member Orientation is available from 3:30-4:00 pm in the Library Conference Room.
Meetings average 100- 165 people, so arrive early to get a good seat!
Guests are always welcomed.
Membership Renewal is on October 1st.
There are no meetings in July, August & September.
Members receive e-blast reminders prior to meeting.
Become a Member
Workshops for Writers:
Workshops are held on Saturdays at a specific location.
Workshop date, time & place are available
Workshops are interactive and usually last 2.5 - 3 hrs.
Online Registration and payment are required to confirm seat.
Seats are limited.
There are generally five or more workshops scheduled per program season.
Non-members can attend workshops, but do not receive the discounted rate.
Cancellation policy requires a 72 hour prior notice for refund less credit card fees.
Registered Attendees receive e-blast reminders prior to workshop.
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