The Inland Empire has a wealth of writers’ groups. For your convenience, the following have asked to be listed. If you’d like your group to be listed, please download this form and return it to us. In the meantime, we suggest you check Meetup.com. Do a search for “writing,” “writers,” or “critique” and click on the results.
DIAMOND VALLEY ARTS COUNCIL
Diamond Valley Arts Council is dedicated to promoting awareness of, and greater participation in, the arts in the San Jacinto Valley. Located in Hemet’s historic downtown, the DVAC offers many artistic programs for your creative enjoyment. Please visit their website for more information.
Contact: Valerie Eitzen, Moderator at 951-652-0099 or Valeriewrites@gmail.com
Meeting: Tuesday mornings from 9:00 until noon at The Simpson Center (behind Hemet Library)
“Interrobangs: Inland Empire Writers,” is an ongoing critique and support group, consisting of writers and book authors meeting to assist other writers become published in all genres. We proofread typed submissions in class and edit for errors, making suggestions to improve the meaning and clarity of the text. The “Interrobangs: Inland Empire Writers” also invite you to visit us on Facebook.
CALIMESA CRITIQUE WORKSHOP
“We meet to hone our writing skills, offer support, and discuss writing and publishing in today’s world. As an author, editor, and writing coach, I lead discussions on the craft of writing. Each month we highlight a different problem, and members may bring a section of their manuscripts pertaining to that problem for suggestions and a deeper understanding of industry standards.”