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April 2020

Southern Online: Monthly Chapter Meeting

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
Willamette Writers Southern Oregon Chapter Meeting Logo

Willamette Writers Southern Oregon Online! Saturday, April 4th, 2020 10:00am-12:00pm Online (see details). Join us for our first online meeting! We have Dami Roelse MS CAPC speaking to us on The Art of Marketing Your Book. Dami will present steps for marketing your first book and guide you through the planning of a marketing journey…

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Portland and Salem Online: Agent Do’s and Don’ts with Fiona Kenshole

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Portland, OR United States
Portland and Salem Chapter Meeting

Join us at our Combined Portland and Salem Chapter Meetings, Online! Finding a literary agent is difficult! Are you wondering what to do -- and what not to do -- in your search for a literary agent? Join us online to find out! This month, we are combining our Portland and Salem chapter meetings online,…

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Corvallis and Newport Online: Tiffany Pitts on Humor

April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Willamette Writers on the River Chapter Logo

Sharpen Your Wit: Building Story With Humor Lighten up your evening with Sharpen Your Wit: Building Story With Humor presented by author Tiffany Pitts. This will be a meeting of both our Coast and Writers on the River Chapters! Pitts will discuss different ways humor can be used to deepen storytelling. She will break down…

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May 2020

Southern Oregon Online: Writing and Marketing Short Pieces with Sheila Bender

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online Portland, OR United States
Sheila Bender at Southern Oregon

Flash nonfiction, flash fiction and flash series have gained traction in the publishing and literary worlds over the last years with iStories, New York Times Tiny Love Stories, Brevity, A Journal of Concise Literary Nonfiction, and anthologies such as Flash Fiction Funny, Flash Nonfiction Funny and You Have Time for This. The form, you may…

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Online: Self-Publishing Bootcamp at the Portland and Salem Chapter Meeting

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Portland, OR United States
Self-publishing bootcamp

Self-publishing Bootcamp! Join us for a talk that will go over the basics of what you'll want to have prepared in order to publish your work on Amazon.

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Eugene Online: Bill Cameron on World-building

May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Willamette Writers Eugene Chapter Logo

May 7, 2020 @ 6:30-8:30pm World-building in the Real World: Strategies for Fictionalizing the World We Live In World-building isn't just for science-fiction and fantasy. It's just as important for fiction set in our everyday world. I'll discuss strategies and potential pitfalls when using the settings we know (or want to know) in our fiction.…

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Newport: Monthly Chapter Meeting

May 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until June 21, 2020

Newport Public Library, 35 NW Nye Street
Newport, OR 97365
Willamette Writers Coast Chapter Logo

Just us at the Coast!   Willamette Writers Chapters are local writing communities where writers improve their craft and acquire the career skills required in today's publishing world. The Coast Chapter offers monthly meetings and occasional workshops. Meetings are normally held on the third Sunday of each month from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Newport Public Library (McEntee Room). No meetings…

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Vancouver Online: The Mountain: Beginning the Novel – and Finishing It!

May 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Online Portland, OR United States

The Mountain: Beginning the Novel - and Finishing It! Award-winning historical, crime, YA and fantasy novelist Chris (CC) Humphreys reveals his secrets for successful writing: it’s all about process. Using the metaphor of "the mountain," Chris will share how he approaches a novel: as a series of climbs, each with their unique challenges and excitements.…

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Corvallis Online: Creating a Movie in Your Reader’s Mind with Lill Ahrens

May 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Portland, OR United States

Creating a Movie in Your Reader's Mind with Lill Ahrens Join us online at 6:30 PM with C. Lill Ahrens via Zoom for her info-packed presentation about the what-why-when-where of Emotional Truth (ET). While actors convey ET through body language and line delivery, writers convey ET by describing those things and employing ET tools such…

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June 2020

Portland and Salem Online: Writing in Quarantine with Dana Haynes

June 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Portland, OR United States
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…

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