NaNoWriMo From the Inside

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fast and wild writing challenge that happens every November. NaNoWriMo participant and liaison Kim Switzer offers some great advice, and teaches a free workshop at the Willamette Writers Conference in August.


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The Story Underneath the Story, Lidia Yuknavitch

Lidia Yuknavitch

On Tuesday, December 1st, at the Old Church in downtown Portland, award-winning Portland author Lidia Yuknavitch joins the Willamette Writers membership meeting to talk about going deeper in your story. Ms. Yuknavitch says her writing…

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Alaina Smith Featured in Be Grateful

Alaina Smith is pleased to share that five of her short writings about gratitude were among those chosen to be featured in Portland Mall Management Inc.’s “Be Grateful” event. “Be Grateful” starts at noon on…

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