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Portland and Salem Online: Writing in Quarantine with Dana Haynes

June 2, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Writing in Quarantine

“Writing in Quarantine — How to Keep Your Fiction Moving, Even When the Damn Coronavirus Means You Can’t!”

Dana Haynes, author of eight published murder mysteries and thrillers (the sequel to St. Nicolas Salvage & Wrecking, a Finnigan and Fiero thriller, will be out this winter) will discuss tricks of the trade to overcome writers block during these tumultuous times. Haynes’s goals: “To help writers find the traction they need, to make sure they’re having fun, and to get to those all-important words, ‘The End!’” Join Dana in a one-hour session via Zoom teleconference on June 2nd. The meeting starts at 7PM. Details will be posted here on the day of the meeting.

Dana HaynesAbout Dana Haynes

Dana Haynes is the award-winning author of eight mysteries/thrillers from Blackstone Publishing, Minotaur, and Bantam Books. St. Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking made its debut in 2019 and was released as a paperback in March 2020. The sequel is set for 2021. Find out more about Dana at danahaynesmystery.com

About the Meetings

The Portland Chapter holds monthly meetings for writers in the Portland metropolitan area. Members from other chapters are always welcome as are writers new to Willamette Writers. Find out more about being a member here.

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Meeting Format

  • 6:30-7:00 p.m., Meeting Setup, Signup, Fellowship and Refreshments
  • 7:00-8:15 p.m., News and Announcements followed by the Program
  • 8:15-8:30 p.m., Book signings, silent auctions, or other events in the back room

Meeting Cost

Monthly meetings at all the chapters are free for members of Willamette Writers. Fee for nonmembers to attend chapter meetings is $5 (suggested donation).

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June 2, 2020
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Portland, OR United States