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FiLMLaB Grand Prize Winner Announced!

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Last week our four finalists consulted with screenwriting mentor and 2016 FiLMLaB Director, Randall Jahnson, before diving into an optional script rewrite; a chance to improve their original seven page script with notes from our Celebrity Judges. By Thursday night, all of the revised scripts were in and ready to review by our Producers Circle,…

Up and Coming Award Winner 2016 – Heidi Schulz

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Congratulations, Heidi Schulz! One could say that Heidi Schulz has already up and come. With her first book published by Disney, praised by critics, and included in the Oregon Battle of the Books for the school year 2016-17; her second book called a “deliciously witty, delightfully inventive, devilishly fun adventure…” (Anne Ursu, The Real Boy), and her third…

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Willamette Writers Conference Networking Advice

We’re all engaged in this art form that can be brutally isolating. So, no matter how difficult connecting with new people can seem, it’s important for writers to do. The Willamette Writers Conference gives us an opportunity to come together and share the joy of writing with each other. But how do you break the…

Willamette Writers Conference Networking Opportunities

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So you’re planning on going to the Willamette Writers Conference, eh? Well, before you go, you need to know the most important rule: You do not talk about the Willamette Writers Conference! No, wait, that’s something else. The first rule of the Willamette Writer’s Conference is: Have fun meeting other writers! Sure, the keynote speakers…

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Portland: Want to Get Published? How To! (And How Not To!)

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On Tuesday, July 5th, join the Portland member meeting at The Old Church, in downtown Portland and learn from Tod Davies, editorial director of indie Exterminating Angel Press and author herself, to discover the FIVE ways to avoid rejection…and the FIVE ways to make sure you are rejected!.

Eugene: No Meeting in July & August

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Mid-Valley Willamette Writers in Eugene will meet again in September. In the meantime, join us at the Willamette Writers Conference in Portland on August 12-14. Visit our page to learn more about our program.

Newport: No Meeting in July & August

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  Willamette Writers Coast Chapter will meet again in September. In the meantime, join us at the Willamette Writers Conference in Portland on August 12-14. Visit our page to learn more about our program.