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A year of learning and connecting for the price of three cappuccinos 

Joining the Guild opens up a world of possibility. Whether you want to publish for the first time or work on your craft with fellow writers, there are programs to suit you.

Monthly Guild meetings

Learn valuable information about the art of writing, editing, publishing, marketing, and much more (no charge for members, nominal charge for guests)

Marketing Assistance 

Selling your book has plenty of challenges and SDWEG will help you along the way, including with our monthly marketing presentation followed by Q&A and discussion. Additionally, when meetings are in person, SDWEG members may display and sell their books at the events. Opportunity to have speaking, book signing, and other publicity events listed on the Guild’s Calendar.

Open Mic Nights

At least once a year, the Guild holds an Open Mic Night where members can present a short reading from one of their published works or works in progress. This is an annual favorite event.

First Page Slam

Submit an anonymous first page of your upcoming book and get expert feedback on its content, style, and marketability.

monthly newsletter

Get caught up on the latest news of the Guild, including upcoming events, recent book publications and awards, and much more.

annual anthology

An annual compilation of short stories, poems, and imaginative essays written by SDWEG members has been published every year since 2012. All members are invited to submit writings for consideration.

workshop Discounts 

In-depth workshops from writing and editing experts are offered by the Guild each quarter.

Manuscript Review program

Having fresh eyes on your manuscript is useful, especially when its from experienced fellow writers and editors. SDWEG members get the opportunity to draw on that expertise for a nominal added fee.

Member Directory

Be listed in our members-only annual directory (opt-out allowed)

Networking Opportunities

Get to know your fellow writers and editors at SDWEG events. Join the virtual meeting early and enjoy a few minutes connecting with other San Diego writers and editors, then stay for the keynote presentations and learn something new.

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Looking to join a dynamic community of fellow writers and editors benefiting from professional development programs, critique services, publication opportunities, and interpersonal connections, all with a mission of making a difference in people’s lives? We’d love for you to join us!


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