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Summary of February 2017 Meeting


Hi everybody, Lynne Spreen here with your monthly Guild meeting wrap-up. Forty-six people attended our February 25, 2017 “conversation” at the Hemet Public Library. (more…)

Summary of January 2017 Meeting

winter-2024112_1920What an amazing kickoff to our new year. Forty-eight people attended the Hemet Public Library for our first meeting, and half of them joined as members. We rely on your generous support to keep the lights on, so thank you!

Here’s a quick rundown of the main topics covered, with links to handouts. (more…)

Guild Featured in Local News!


Howard Feigenbaum led the discussion of poetry at the August 2016 Guild meeting

What an honor to be written up in The Valley News. Journalist Tony Ault visited both as a reporter and as a writer. Here is his report:

Diamond Valley Writers’ Guild hears noted poet, author H. Feignbaum

Make Your Critique Group Great

july-4th-1481577_1280I was bummed to miss last month’s meeting on how to make the most of your critique group. Family will always come first, and something came up that kept me from our gathering. I’m glad to be a good daughter (and blessed, at age 62, to have my mom still around!) but I missed you folks. (more…)

That’s What I’m Talkin’ About

coffee-1276779_1920The March meeting was a great success. Our speaker, award-winning author Jim Hitt, was a hit. He shared helpful writing tips with his trademark speaking style: witty, smart, and kind. And here’s the best part. (more…)

DVWG Announced in Local Press

Hitt critique

We were excited to be featured in the Riverside County Press Enterprise on Monday, March 21, 2016. Reporter Diane Rhodes visited one of the critique groups that founded the Guild.  (more…)

The Guild is Live!


Congratulations to the new Diamond Valley Writers’ Guild! Our first meeting was held at the Hemet Public Library on Latham Street. (more…)