Member Announcement: C. Lill Ahrens workshop this Weekend in Portland

Creating a Movie in the Reader’s Mind: Self-editing for Narrative Nonfiction Writers. Saturday, March 15, 10am – 5pm. Willamette Writers House, 2108 Buck St., West Linn. OR. $85 OWC members/$125 OWC nonmembers. Nonmember price includes a one-year OWC membership. To pay online or download the registration form to pay by check: www.oregonwriterscolony.org/events/workshops/ Calling all memoirists…

FYI: Willamette Writers Coast Chapter (Newport) this afternoon – Free Writing Workshop with Monica Drake

Free Fiction-Writing Workshop Presented by Monica Drake  As part of the ongoing Writers on Writing series offered by the Coast Chapter of Willamette Writers, author Monica Drake will offer a fiction-writing workshop. The event takes place this afternoon (Sunday, February 16th) from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Newport Public Library’s McEntee meeting room, 35…

FYI: Message from OSU’s Visiting Writers Series – VENUE CHANGE: Gary Young reads poetry February 7, 7:30 p.m., the Arts Center

Due to the closure of the OSU campus, Gary Young will read poetry at the Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. Gary Young has authored seven volumes of poetry. His most recent collection, Even So: New and Selected Poems (2012) comprises previously published poems and two sequences of new work. Young’s honors include grants from…

Setting Up Google Authorship

Here are some details on setting up Google Authorship as requested at our  last meeting with speaker, Jason Brick. Please visit the following page for straight forward instructions on how to set up your Google Authorship: https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/1408986. Some points (all stated on that page): You will need a Google+ profile with a good picture. If…

Handout from C. Lill Ahrens’ talk (October, 2013)

In October 2013 C. Lill Ahrens presented a workshop titled: “Creating a Movie in the Reader’s Mind – Self-editing for Prose Writers.” If you’re interested in the info from the handout of that meeting please visit Lill’s website: Click here for the Checklist for Chronology. Click here for the Checklist for Story Information. In addition,…