Membership Perks

Fiery Orange Diamond Icon100SouthWest Writers values the writing community, and we’re proud of our members—not just of their accomplishments but of their hard work and persistence.

Go to the Member Awards page for a listing of some of our award-winning members. And check out the Member Links to their websites to find out about their work and what they’ve been up to lately.

SWW welcomes both hopeful writers and published authors. With over 300 members, our organization crosses genre boundaries allowing a broad spectrum of acclaimed speakers and workshop presenters. Our topics include all aspects of writing from the creation of publishable work to business requirements.

Your membership benefits include:

  • Twenty-three annual meetings which offer opportunities for large-scale networking and presentations by acclaimed writers, editors, or publishers.
  • A personal author page on the SWW website.
  • Author interviews on the SWW website.
  • The monthly SouthWest Sage newsletter. In addition to providing organizational news to the members, it also offers writing challenges and opportunities to be published.
  • Discounts on writing-related conferences, classes, and workshops sponsored by SWW. Workshops for 2021 are free to SWW members!
  • Opportunities to announce your successes and personal upcoming writing events.
  • A new Members Only section on the website.

Go to the Membership page for a more extensive list of what SWW has to offer.


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