The Cape Cod Writers Center is made up of over 300 members from all over the Cape Cod region and beyond, and we always welcome newcomers.
Scroll to the bottom of this page for a list of current members 2021.
During these unsettled times of Covid-19, the Cape Cod Writers Center is offering virtual Writers Night Out meetings for members through Zoom and presenting writing advice in monthly website posts (these posts are open to the general public).
From January 2021 to May 2021, basic dues will be pro-rated up to May 2021.
Anyone interested in writing – whether a published or an aspiring author – may join now at our pro-rated rates until May 1, 2021.
Basic: $6.00 per month until May 1, 2021
Patron: $10.00 per month until May 1, 2021
Student: $3.00 per month until May 1, 2021
Please click on the membership application below, fill in the brief form, and mail it with a check for your membership to Cape Cod Writers Center, P.O. Box 408, Osterville, MA 02655.
*Please email us at email@example.com to inform us of your application.
Annual Membership on all levels enjoy access to these benefits.
- Writing Groups: Writers meet on a regular basis to present their work and receive constructive feedback from colleagues as they work towards publication. For more details, please click on the Writer’s Groups tab at the top on any page on this website.
- Pathways to Publication: High-powered, one-day and weekend writing and publishing programs taught by prominent authors, editors, and agents held several times during the year. Members receive discount admission.
- Writers Night Out: Networking and talks by experts in publishing, social media, and writing techniques held in a local Cape Cod library/venue once a month.
- The opportunity to sell your books in our summer conference bookstore.
- Waived registration fee at the summer conference.
- The chance to read your work before others as well as practice pitches at the summer conference.
- Early notification of literary activities on Cape Cod and beyond. (Optional, for those who wish to receive e-mail from us.)
- The opportunity to have CCWC publicize your publications, contest winnings, and other writing successes in regular Member News Roundups on our blog
- Promotion on CCWC website for yourself and books/publications with links to sales channels.
Please note: Beginning May 1, 2021, we will offer three levels of membership for 2021:
Patron membership is $135.00 – Benefits include a link to your website on a separate Patrons page, additional social media promotion for your published work, and your book cover featured on CCWC website.
Basic membership is $80.00
Student membership is $30.00 – for anyone with a current student I.D., whether high school or college. Check with the CCWC office at firstname.lastname@example.org or (508) 420-0200 for more details. Parents and grandparents often purchase these memberships to encourage children who love to write.
ACTIVE CCWC MEMBERS 2021
Linda Lee Benanti
Donna Walo Clancy
C. L. Fornari
Mary Beth Gale
Mary T. Kennedy
Wayne R. Parrish
Linda Zoe Podbros
Betsy Kyle Reece
HW Bill Sparks
Barbara Eppich Struna