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Community Writing Center



At the CWC, writers can get help with everything from resumes to memoirs.  But if you don't have time to come in (or if you could use some instruction on a specific topic) try some of these handouts:

Application Letters
Business Writing
College Essay
College Essay Brainstorming Ideas
Common Mistakes
Email Etiquette
How to Use a Thesaurus
Hyphens, Em and En Dashes
Letters to Public Officials
Letters to the Editor
Magazine Writing
Overused Words
Plurals and Possessives
Press Releases
The Five Principles of Brevity
Proper Capitalization
Quick Fixes
Resume Writing
Short Stories and Fiction
Writing a Thank You Note
Writing Paragraphs

Writing Communities, Organizations, and Online Groups

League of Utah Writers
(local chapters across the state, yearly conference)

Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBWI)

Romance Writers of America
Utah Chapter

International Thriller Writers

Mystery Writers of America
(Rocky Mountain Chapter meets in Denver)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Writers @ Work
(annual conference in SLC)

Hatrack River Writers Workshop
(Orson Scott Card's site, forums, discussions, reviews of the first 13 lines of your work)

Salt Lake Community College

4600 South Redwood Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
801-957-SLCC (7522)

Student Services hours: M-Th: 7 am - 7 pm; Fr 7 am - 4:30 pm
Enrollment Info: 801-957-4073

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