Story Circle Network

Join the Story Circle Network,
Renew Your Membership,
or Give a Gift Membership

SCN offers 5 types and several levels of membership. For membership benefits, click on the links.

Your annual membership begins on the day we receive your payment and expires the following calendar year, at the end of the quarter in which you joined. For example, if you join in August (the third quarter [July-Sept] of the year), your membership expires at the end of September (end of the third quarter) of the following year.

  1. National SCN Membership with print publications: U.S.: $65 (Canada & Mexico: $85, elsewhere: $90)

  2. National SCN Membership with online publications: Worldwide: $55

    • Friend: $90
    • Donor: $125
    • Supporter: $150
    • Contributor: $200
    • Sustainer: $250
    • Patron: $325
    • Benefactor: $400+

    Publications: 4 quarterly Journals, 1 annual Anthology [members receive 1 copy of each publication]

  3. Membership in our Circles Program writing or reading eCircle: $20

  4. Professional Membership:
    • Level 1 ($99): Listing in online Professional Directory for 12 months; listing in 4 issues of the SCN Journal
    • Level 2 ($129): Level 1 benefits, plus 1 ad on StoryCircleBookReviews website for 12 months
    • Level 3 ($159): Level 2 benefits, plus 1 ad on StoryCircle website for 12 months
    • Level 4 ($189): Level 3 benefits, plus 1 ad on StoryCircleOnlineClasses website for 12 months

    Already a dues-paying member but want to upgrade to a professional membership? go here...

  5. Organizational Membership: $125

For more information about SCN, see our brochure page to download a brochure.

To join or renew your membership, fill out the form below and press the "Add to Cart" button. You will see payment details (including payment by check) when you check out. [If you would like to join/renew for multiple years, you may do so on the following form (just change the "quantity").]

To give a gift membership, click here for the Give a Gift Membership form.

Want to renew your membership but need a little financial help in doing so? Check out our Sugar Bowl assistance application.

Select the country in which you live:

Select a membership level / type:
  • Indicate your desired national membership level:
    Leave this field blank if you are only joining our Circles Program writing or reading eCircle or only renewing your Circles Program writing or reading eCircle membership.

  • To join (or renew membership in) our Circles Program writing or reading eCircle ($20), check this box:

If you are a current member of the SCN Board of Directors or an emeritus president of the board, check this box:

Where did you hear about us?
(this information helps us in our out-reach efforts)

If you selected another website or OTHER, please give more detail:
If you selected SCN member or a friend, please tell us her name:
(See our "Share and Multiply" plan)

SCN is committed to diversity and inclusion and to creating programs that will meet the needs and interests of all women writers. Please help by telling us about yourself. Your individual information will not be shared.

Do you identify as... (Please check all that apply. These are current US census categories.)
American Indian or Alaska Native
African American or Black
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Do you identify as LGBT?
yes no prefer not to answer

Do you have a disability?
yes no prefer not to answer

What is your age?
below 30

If you are on FaceBook we'd love to "friend" you! What is your FaceBook id?
(not your name, but the link to your facebook page—exactly how your account reads—what you see as the web address when you are on your own profile page. For example, Story Circle's FB link is:, so our FB id is storycircle)

If you are on Twitter we'd love to "follow" you! What is your Twitter id?

If you have a blog we'd love to add you to our blog circle! What is your blog address?

Note: if you would like to join/renew for multiple years, you may do so on the following form (just change the "quantity").


  • If you are requesting membership in our Circles Program's writing or reading eCircle, a User Name and Password will be set up and emailed to you after we receive your payment, along with instructions on how to access the password-protected Circles web site.
  • Be sure to add , , and , to your spam filter so that you can receive our emails.

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