Chesterfield Writers Guild

The Chesterfield Writers Guild (CWG) strives to provide and promote a community of writers of all levels of experience and genres, including fiction, non-fiction, memoirs, and poetry, within the West County and greater St. Louis areas

  • Members and non-members alike can enjoy workshops on a variety of topics that interest writers of all levels and genres.
  • For writers interested in becoming members, the CWG has a variety of opportunities, including the Fiction Writers Group.
  • Membership is easy! For $35/year, become a Chesterfield Writers Guild member and receive a complimentary Individual Membership to Chesterfield Arts for discounts, special invitations, promotional opportunities and more.
  • The Chesterfield Writers Guild is also an affiliate chapter of the St. Louis Writers Guild (SLWG). CWG members also enjoy a discount for a full SLWG mebership.  Contact SLWG for more information

Chesterfield Writers Guild Benefits:

  • Membership discounts to CWG workshops and other events
  • Participation in CWG sponsored peer review groups
  • Subscription to CWG eNewsletter
  • Allowed to submit work to any CWG contests in the future
  • Chesterfield Arts individual member benefits


St. Louis Writers Guild Affiliate Benefits:

  • Fee waivers and/or discounts on SLWG workshops, booth rental fees at regional literary festivals, and other public offerings.
  • Free subscription to Here's News!, their weekly e-mail newsletter containing literary news and events of interest to its subscribers.