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Portland: Editing with Abby Ranger

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Willamette Writers Portland Chapter


On March 6th (doors at 6:30), editor Abby Ranger will be joining the Portland Chapter to talk about editing.

About Abby Ranger

Abby Ranger runs a children’s book editorial consulting company, Abby Ranger Editorial, LLC, where she works with authors, literary agents, and publishers to make stories stronger. Before opening her own shop, she spent twelve years in the center of the children’s book publishing industry in New York City. She was a senior editor at HarperCollins, and an editor at Disney-Hyperion and Scholastic. Abby is proud to have edited books by New York Times bestselling authors like Cinda Williams Chima, Amie Kaufman, and Linda Sue Park, among others. She was born in Colorado, grew up in British Columbia, and now lives and reads in Southeast Portland. Learn more about her work at www.abbyrangereditorial.com.

About the Portland Chapter

We invite you to join our Portland chapter meeting to find your community, develop your craft and expand your career.

Willamette Writers Chapters are local writing communities where writers improve their craft and acquire the career skills required in today’s publishing world.

Our Portland speaker meetings have 65 to 100 attendees. They are held the first Tuesday of each month at the historic Old Church in downtown Portland, 1422 SW 11th Ave. Fellowship begins at 6:30 p.m., the meeting starts at 7 and ends at 8:15. Book signings, silent auctions, or other events are held in the back room after the meeting until 8:30 p.m.

The Young Willamette Writers’ meeting for grades 5 to 10 takes place in an adjacent room.

The speaker meetings are free to Willamette Writers members and full time students. Guests are asked for a $5 donation. Join us on MeetUp to receive meeting updates, and follow us on Twitter @wilwrite.

Speaker schedules can change and we do our best to keep you informed. Questions? Email pdx@willamettewriters.org


March 6
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Old Church, Portland
1422 SW 11th
Portland, OR 97201
(503) 222-2031