CWG August Events

2nd Tuesday August 11th 7pm: Facebook Watch Party featuring an interview with Cynthia Robinson Young 3rd Tuesday, August 18th 7pm: Open Mic on Zoom. Register on the Facebook group events to obtain link and to sign up for one of 15 slots to read. 4th Tuesday, August 25th 7pm Facebook Watch Party featuring interview with... Continue Reading →

Elections and Membership

It is time to renew your membership in CWG. Only paid members may vote in the elections on September 1st. Elections this year will be via Google Form which will be sent in the Newsletter and active from September 1 through September 7. Results will be announced Tuesday the 8th 7pm at our virtual annual... Continue Reading →

Spring Writing Contest Winners!

The winners of our 2020 Spring Writing Contest are: FICTION1st PLACE - The Interview by Karen Smith 2nd PLACE - Ol' Jem by Devereaux Chivington-Stebbins 3rd PLACE - A True Love Potion by Alexandria Kelly FINALISTS - Alma's Explosion by Gary Sedlacek, Bed Racing by Jerry Harwood, Old Man by M. Kent Anderson, Immunity by... Continue Reading →

Open Mic at CWG!

The CWG is pleased to announce an Open-Mic for our July program! Our Second Tuesday program for July will be an open mic Zoom meeting on July 14 at 7pm. CWG members will have a fun night of sharing their writing of all types. Please join us! Use the link below to join or for more information. Questions or comments email:

CARES grant

The Chattanooga Writers' Guild gratefully acknowledges receiving funding from the CARES Act Grant. Funding has been provided by Humanities Tennessee and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan of 2020.


Our face to face meetings are suspended for the global health crises, but our writing community is alive and well. Our Facebook group has over 1,000 members and is a great resource for engaging with other writers. In place of our monthly program usually held at the city library, we have recorded interviews with local... Continue Reading →

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