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We're sorry!
The CBW ALL STARS GALA and CONTEST has been postponed.

Thank you to those who did register! The CBW Board agrees your work deserves a larger audience, and so we are postponing the Gala and Contest until a time when more members and friends can  join us to celebrate and share.
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We'll post contact information and updates as critique groups develop alternatives to in-person meetings.
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Apply Now for 2021 CBW Second Monday Radio Interviews with Neal Steele on XTRA 99.1 FM!

We are looking for members with recently published books to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to be interviewed by Neal Steele on XTRA 99.1 FM.  Email Tracy Lanum at tracygl@cox.net or call (804) 815-9954 to get a copy of the show guidelines and discuss scheduling an interview.
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Coming Next on The CBW Second Monday Radio Show

Nov 9, 8:05 a.m. Anne Eichenmuller interview with Neal Steele on CBW Second Monday Radio Show on 99.1 FM on her new book, Drowning in Lies, the fourth book in the Sandi Beck murder mystery series.

Dec 14 8:05 a.m. Dr. Christian Pascale interview on CBW Second Monday Radio Show on 99.1 FM on Memories are the Stories We Tell Ourselves.
CBW is moving to Zoom meetings until it is again safe to gather in-person in larger groups.

Watch for the upcoming announcement of November All Stars Gala!
We hope you all keep safe and well and that your writing and reading help you cope with these difficult times.

Please share any other ideas with us at CBWreply@gmail.com.
Visit our website for updates as they develop and stay in touch with each other on our Chesapeake Bay Writers (CBW) Facebook group.
or the CDC website  for updates on the Coronavirus pandemic. 

VWC Annual Meeting 2020
November 7, 2020    11 am to 2 pm

Don't miss this once a year meeting where we celebrate VWC, its writers, and more!
This year, the Annual Meeting is free, but you need to register here!

(Zoom link to the meeting will be emailed to you before the meeting date.)
International bestselling author Brad Parks is the only writer to have won the Shamus, Nero, and Lefty Awards, three of American crime fiction’s most prestigious prizes. His novels have been translated into 15 languages and have won critical acclaim across the globe, including stars from every major pre-publication review outlet. A graduate of Dartmouth College, Parks is a former journalist with The Washington Post and The (Newark, N.J.) Star-Ledger. He is now a full-time novelist living in Virginia with his wife and two school-aged children.

Approval of Agenda
Approval of BOG Minutes Annual Meeting 2019
Treasurer’s Report
President Yearly Report
Election of New Officers
Golden Nib Winners/Teen Nib Winners
Brad Parks address – 1:00-1:45 (keynote and Q&A)

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VWC Membership is independent of CBW Chapter Membership and requires a separate application and dues payment. If you wish to join the Virginia Writers Club (VWC), click here.