CWC Lit Review Submissions Deadline Nov. 30!

CWC members may submit one or two pieces, published or unpublished, for the 2018 issue of the CWC Literary Review.


Works meeting the guidelines below and determined by a panel of 3 reading blindly to show a threshold of quality and interest will be selected for this page-limited issue.

A $10 fee covers one or two pieces submitted by one member.

Email subject line: Put “CWC Lit-Review” in the subject line of your submission email.

Body of email:

  • Author’s name, email address, and branch affiliatio

  • Give submission title(s), its/their word count(s), and genre(s).

  • Include and complete the following statement: “I, (name here) own and convey the right to publish this/these work(s) (title(s) here) for this one-time publication in the CWC Literary Review.”

  • Attach submission(s). If 2 submissions, 2 separate attachments.

Submission content (Nonconforming work will not be considered):

  • A maximum of two submissions per member, same email, separate attachments

  • Prose of 2500 or fewer words: fiction, memoir, essay, or excerpts (if the submission can be seen as a complete story.)

  • Poetry of 30 lines or fewer.


  • Work will not be considered until the $10 fee is received.
  • Use Paypal OR pay by check to:

CWC Central Treasury

California Writers Club

Box 201 Danville, CA 945

Details at the California Writers Club website: