Our December Quarterly Reading

Sign up to read your own work to a live audience! Monday, December 21, 2015 6:30-8:30 PM (sign-up starts at 6:15) First Presbyterian Church 114 SW 8th Street, Corvallis, Oregon   Reading your work (be it poetry, prose, fiction or nonfiction) in front of others is an important aspect of the writing life. And at the…

Writing and the Agitation of Memory with Alison Clement

Monday, November 16, 2015 6:30–8:30 PM (sign-up starts at 6:15) First Presbyterian Church 114 SW 8th Street (enter Dennis Hall off the 9th Street parking lot behind the church) Corvallis, Oregon Writer Alison Clement, WWotR’s November guest speaker, first wants to remind us of a couple of definition for the word “agitate”: 1) to move…

Celebrate Our Parks in Poetry – Submit Poems and Join Timberline Review’s Reading in Corvallis

Timberline Review Summer-Fall 2015

Willamette Writers poets and other local poets are invited to participate in the exhibit, Oregon Wonders: Crater Lake and Oregon State Parks at OSU LaSells Center Gallery. The exhibit begins on August 24th and the opening reception, on August 28th, will include readings from authors featured in the Willamette Writers new Timberline Review. Interested poets…

Thank you, Susan Kelly – Member’s Notes

Susan Kelly at WWotR April 2014 1

Willamette Writers on the River had a fabulous 2-hour workshop with Susan Kelly last Monday evening (April 20th). The following comments are from Willamette Writers member, Martha Miller, in reference to Susan’s presentation: Susan Kelly, a Vancouver, B.C. writer and developmental editor, gave a delightful presentation Monday night to a full house at the Willamette Writers…

Thank you, Susan Jackson Rodgers – Members’ Notes

Susan Rodgers

And once again we’d like to share comments from members who attended our latest meeting. This time we have comments from John Byrne and Nancy Ballard about Susan Jackson Rodgers’ presentation: From John Byrne: “Writers on the River’s February 16 meeting was a great success. Roughly 30 writers enjoyed the presentation by OSU professor Susan…