Our goal is to encourage a creative environment and provide support for current and aspiring writers at all levels of their careers. Download a detailed Membership Brochure (PDF).
Learn About the Craft and Business of Writing:
Read about the craft and business of writing The Willamette Writes Newsletter.
Attend our Annual Writers Conference.
Get Your Writing Noticed:
Submit your poetry, short fiction or creative non-fiction to our new literary journal, The Timberline Review. Willamette Writers members are allowed to submit for free!
Other opportunities for current members include announcing your writing news or services in the WW Dispatch, our weekly announcements, or submitting an informative piece to The Willamette Writes Newsletter.
Pitch your book to an agent or publisher at our conference.
Have a Young Writer?
Young Willamette Writers is a group for aspiring writers in grades 5 through 10. Each month, authors and writing teachers lead the young writers through creative exercises and discussion. The focus is creativity, writing, and fun!
Volunteer Opportunities – Willamette Writers is actively seeking volunteers for our board committees, social media, outreach, literary journal, conference and events. Volunteering is a rewarding way to learn, network, and re-invigorate the experience of writing. Email wilwrite[at]willamettewriters[dot]com.