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January 2020

January YWW Meeting: Southern OR

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Happy New Year! Our first meeting in 2020 will be at the Library in Grants Pass (200 NW C St, Grants Pass, OR 97526) from 10:30 am - noon on Saturday, January 18th. We'll continue meeting there on the third Saturday of the month. Please drop us an email to let us know if you're planning on attending this month. This month's…

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Newport: Monthly Chapter Meeting

January 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Newport Public Library, 35 NW Nye Street
Newport, OR 97365
Willamette Writers Coast Chapter Logo

Writers, busy at their computers, may not think too much about sharing their words out loud, but they may be missing a wonderful outlet for their work. At the Jan. 19 meeting of Willamette Writers’ coast chapter, actress/speaker Megan Cole will explore the possibilities in “From Page to Stage, and Back Again.” The free workshop…

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Vancouver: Write and Publish Fierce in 2020

January 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Quarry Senior Living, 415 SE 177th Ave
Vancouver, Washington 98683

Sage Cohen is back, kicking off our 2020 programming year in Vancouver! Want to meet your most important writing goal in 2020? Join author, coach, and instructor Sage Cohen on January 20th to create a one-page strategic plan for making the most of your writing life. Through a mix of lecture and workshop, you’ll gain…

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Three Steps to a Social Media Content Plan

January 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Corvallis First Presbyterian Church, Allison Room, 114 SW 8th St.
Corvallis, OR 97333 United States
Your social media content plan

Social media coach and author Lisa Catto will teach you three steps to help you figure out what to post on your author social media accounts. With worksheet in hand, you'll leave the workshop with a solid idea of what to post and how to answer the common question of how much to talk about…

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February 2020

Show, don’t tell! A Writing Workshop

Southern Oregon Show Don't Tell

How many times have you heard the words SHOW don't TELL? Science Fiction and Fantasy Author Mikko Azul will be sharing how you can build your world with sensory details that feel so real, your reader will think they are there. In addition, there will be an afternoon workshop where attendees can apply the morning…

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Portland: Kate Gray

February 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1126 SW Park Ave
Portland, OR 97205 United States
From Fear to Freedom with Kate Gray

Join us at our February Portland Chapter Meeting with Kate Gray Join us for a talk with award-winning poet and author Kate Gray. Gray will discuss her journey across genres with Sylvia Plath and the fear and freedom she found along the way. Doors open at 6:30PM for cookies, coffee, and networking. All writers are…

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Salem: Muffin or Cupcake? How the recipes of poetry can enrich your prose

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on February 20, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Scottish Rite Center, 4090 Commercial St SE
Salem, OR United States
Willamette Writers Salem Chapter Logo

Join us in Salem! Is this a muffin or a cupcake? Poetry and prose are both subject to the same conundrum of taxonomy. But if you're writing short stories, novels, and memoirs, are you considering what in the recipes of poetry can help make your work shine? Poet Armin Tolentino will share ideas for when…

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Eugene: Build a Book Marketing Strategy Without Losing Your Sanity

February 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on February 6, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Tsunami Books Eugene, OR 97405 United States
Willamette Writers Eugene Chapter Logo

  Build a Book Marketing Strategy Without Losing your Sanity In this informative class, Luminare Press owner Patricia Marshall will present a three-part approach to book marketing that will teach you to create sustainable systems in order to decrease the time you spend marketing and allow you to focus on connecting with your readers. Patricia…

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Newport: Monthly Chapter Meeting

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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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: Creating Engaging Novels with Jessica Brody

February 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
The Quarry Senior Living, 415 SE 177th Ave
Vancouver, Washington 98683

Join us at our Vancouver Chapter Meeting! Jessica Brody introduces novelists to the renowned SAVE THE CAT story structure method, which helps writers create engaging stories, compelling character arcs, and unputdownable novels. Jessica will walk writers through the “secret storytelling code” that lies at the heart of all great fiction and will demonstrate how the…

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