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Here’s Willamette Writers Salem’s 2016-17 Program.

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Salem: A Chapter Meeting

Willamette Writers Salem dedicates the June meeting to one or two topics chosen by chapter members who attend meetings.   This year we will start the meeting with a discussion about pitches, in preparation for the Willamette Writers Conference. If you have pitched at conference before, please share your experience with the group!   After the discussion,…

Salem: “Wait! Before You Hit Send” with Tex Thompson

On Wednesday, May 17th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. (talk begins at 7 p.m.), Tex Thompson, professional speaker and writing instructor at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, will present. Meeting held at the Salem Public Library (Anderson Room A), 585 Liberty St SE. “Wait! Before You Hit Send” You’ve gotten to “The End”. You’ve reworked and…

Salem: “Crowd-fund Your Book: Using Kickstarter to Find Your Audience and Publish Your Work” with Emily Grosvenor

Kickstarter creator and author Emily Grosvenor walks you through the process of refining your book idea for the marketplace, identifying your audiences, launching your book project on Kickstarter, and making collaborative art creation work for you. About Our Speaker – ​Emily Grosvenor ​Emily Grosvenor is the author of Tessalation!, a children’s math picture book funded by…

Salem: “Write and Publish Fierce in 2017” with Sage Cohen

Producing the writing and publishing results you want may have more to do with your habits than your craft. It can be tricky to know when a groove becomes a rut, or when someone else’s good advice isn’t serving you well. In an interactive lecture + workshop with detailed worksheets, Sage Cohen will share her…

Last Minute Change: Meeting with Forensics Expert Kathy Saviers

— This Meeting is on TUESDAY — Very Last Minute Change of Plans Due To Weather! On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., at the Salem Public Library, Willamette Writers Salem will host forensics expert Kathy Saviers. Join us! Meeting with Forensics Expert Kathy Saviers Your detective arrives at the murder scene. Blood all over.…

“Work the Genre, the Market, or Universal Themes?” with Eric Witchey

On Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., at the Salem Public Library, Willamette Writers Salem will host Eric Witchey who will present “Work the Genre, the Market, or Universal Themes?” Work the Genre, the Market, or Universal Themes? Award-winning writer Eric Witchey, who has sold fiction in 10 genres, will discuss the power of deep,…