About

Our Mission

The mission of Straw Dog Writers Guild is to support the writing community by strengthening, engaging, and connecting writers at all levels of development.

We are a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the craft and transformative power of writing, designed to serve writers throughout the region by promoting individual growth, community outreach and enrichment, and community building.

Straw Dog Writers Guild unites and inspires writers throughout our diverse community.

We support writers through:
Craft workshops
Open Mics
Social gatherings
Networking
Writing Residencies
High School Scholarships
Emerging Writers Fellowship
And more...

New members are always welcome!

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Straw Dog Writers Guild is a volunteer 501(c)3 organization, committed to paying writers for their presentations. Your tax-deductible memberships and donations help support them.

 We strongly encourage participation in our organization by people of all abilities, ages, ethnicities, genders, national origins or ancestries, socioeconomic statuses, races, formerly incarcerated statuses, religions, and sexualities.