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Corvallis: Willamette Writers on the River presents June Open Mic

Willamette Writers on the River presents June Open Mic Reading your work or work-in-progress gives you the opportunity to hear and to be heard. Does the audience sigh? Do they gasp? Do they laugh outright? Does the page read smoothly for you? In other words, does your writing bring the audience into your experience successfully?…

Kate Ristau Releases Clockbreakers Two

Willamette Writers member Kate Ristau is proud to announce the release of the second book in her Clockbreakersseries, Morrigan’s Revenge. About Clockbreakers: Morrigan’s Revenge Charlie’s dad is gone, and she’s on a magic adventure to get him back! But first – fifth grade. She rolls her wheelchair into her classroom and then straight into an Ancient Irish battle. But…

Corvallis: Coming Through The Crucible with Philip Kenney

Coming Through The Crucible This meeting will be held on the third Monday of the month, not fourth, because of Memorial Day. This event will be a conversation concerning the emotional challenges we writers face in our work. After establishing a common understanding of the insecurities and self-doubt inherent in a writer’s life, we will…

Vancouver: Let’s Do Dialogue! With Debbie Guyol

Let’s Do Dialogue! Dialog can further the plot, help the reader understand relationships between and among characters, provide entertainment, and express emotions, sometimes all at once. It’s also fun to write. In this presentation, we’ll play with dialog by looking at all the things it can do and then trying them out. Debbie will present…

Newport: “Edit to Sell” with Holly Lorincz

Willamette Writers Coast Chapter presents “Edit to Sell” with Holly Lorincz Almost done with your manuscript? Ready to take the next step and find your publisher? Then it’s time to make sure you’ve got a quality, acceptable product to share. That’s what successful editor and collaborative writer Holly Lorincz will cover in the May 19,…

Salem meeting with Jill Kelly, PhD

Jill Kelly

Salem meeting with Jill Kelly, PhD Join us for an interactive presentation on self-editing and rewriting that can make your work more accessible and enjoyable for readers. Bring 1-2 pages of your work to practice on (typed, triple-spaced is best). About Jill Kelly, PhD Jill Kelly, PhD, has been a freelance editor for 25 years.…

Free Publishing Seminars From Caroline Miller

Are you a writer who wants to become more skilled at using Search Engine Optimization (SEO)? A writer who wants to glide through the maze of self-publishing, while avoiding its pitfalls? Or, do you desire a heart-to-heart with an attorney who can cut through the gobbledygook of contract language? Then Caroline Miller’s third season of…

Member News: Congratulations WW Member Franklin Posner!

Congratulations to WW Member Franklin Posner

WW member Franklin Posner’s second novel, Suburban Vampire Ragnarok, received First in Category for the 2018 Chanticleer International Book Awards in the Paranormal/Supernatural fiction category, which was awarded on April 27th in Bellingham, Washington. The CIBAs are awarded to independent authors, whether published through small press publishers or self-published. Suburban Vampire Ragnarok was among a…

Member News: New release: Beyond the Ripples.

New release: Beyond the Ripples

Dede Montgomery, author of MY MUSIC MAN, releases her Oregon-based novel, BEYOND THE RIPPLES. Montgomery’s inspiration for the book was a note she launched in a bottle in the Willamette as a child in Wilsonville decades ago, and the return letter she received. The book, however, is a fictionalized story filled with synchronicity and interconnectedness.…