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Salem: Plotting All The Right Moves with Heather Ames

Plotting All The Right Moves Our meeting is on the second Thursday instead of the first Wednesday. Heather Ames will be speaking to the Salem Chapter at the Scottish Rite Center on Thursday, January 9th, from 6:30 to 8:30. She will present ideas for using plot structure effectively to make your story flow and appeal…

YWW Portland: A Young Willamette Writers Gathering

A Young Willamette Writers Gathering This is our new location and time! In December, the YWW’s gather to enjoy the friendships that have formed around a love of writing. We bring our latest work-in-progress to read aloud if we want. We listen and encourage and celebrate. If we have time, we do a writing exercise…

Vancouver: Writing Your Passion with Stephanie Feldstein

Writing Your Passion Don’t just write what you know – write what you love. We all have hobbies, curiosities, and passions beyond the page. These things are more than just what we do when we’re not writing. They’re the pieces that create the puzzle of who we are and what motivates us. Instead of seeing…

Newport: How to Write a Mystery with Ron Lovell

How to Write a Mystery Gleneden Beach author Ron Lovell, author of the Thomas Martindale and Lorenzo Madrid mystery series, will take time off from “who done it” to show “how he does it” at the Nov. 17 meeting of Willamette Writers coast chapter. The free workshop takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. at…

YWW Southern Oregon: Jadie Jones

It’s Not Just the Hero’s Journey: How to Craft a Villain to Believe In Our next meeting at the Library in Grants Pass (200 NW C St, Grants Pass, OR 97526) from 10:30 am – noon will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16th. We’ll continue meeting there on the third Saturday of the month at…

Salem: Maren Bradley Anderson

Alternative Writing Tools We are now meeting at the Scottish Rite Center on the First Wednesday of the month. So a change in place and date! Writing is a physical activity that can present challenges to people with different abilities ranging from those who develop Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI), to those who have visual differences,…

Portland: Jennifer Lauck

Plot: not everything needs a happily-ever-after Let’s go back to basics with an immersive conversation about plot on Tuesday, November 5th at the United Church of Christ in downtown Portland (doors open at 6:30PM). As we watch the news in our own country, right now, do we know what plot we’re in? Who is the…