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Willamette Writers Author Reading & Signing: Judith Elliot McDonald

Judith Elliot McDonald will be reading from and signing copies of her debut novel Feargus on Saturday, December 7 in the Community Room of the Oregon City Library, 606 John Adams Street, Oregon City, from 2 to 4 pm. McDonald is a published playwright. Feargus is a deeply moving multi-themed literary tale of a beloved,…

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…

YWW Portland: Emily Suvada

Twists and bombshells and cliffhangers, oh my! New, permanent time and place for Young Willamette Writers! Saturday, November 2, at 1:00 at the Bridgeport Village Barnes & Noble bookstore. Join me for a workshop on story structure that dives beyond beats and focuses on pacing and tension to find ways to make your story compelling…

New critique group: The Published Fiction Author’s Critique Group

Are you a published (or unpublished but agent-represented) fiction author? This monthly event will include manuscript critiques, networking and open-ended discussion on various aspects of the publishing industry Local author Taylor Zajonc will organize and help facilitate the group-led meeting. He is the author of seven published books and is the winner of the 2018…

Willamette Writers Authors at the Portland Book Festival

Willamette Writers Members Authors at the Portland Book Festival

We are proud to be supporting these Willamette Writers member authors at this year’s Portland Book Festival on November 9th!   9AM-9:30AM  Dede Montgomery  Sue Fagalde Lick  Sharleen Nelson  Tasche Laine  9:30AM-10AM  Kerry Blaisdell  Kay Jennings  Phillip Kenney  Deni Starr  10AM-11AM  Paula Butterfield  Charley  Descoteaux  Marilyn McDonald  Holly Manno  11AM-12PM  Mazarine Treyz  Marilynne Eichinger  Rick George  Jo Sparkes  12PM-1PM  Ruby Lee Cornelius  Holly Manno  Bob Ferguson  Kim Hester  1PM-2PM  Anne Hendren  Jeff Stookey  R. Gregory Noakes  Heather Ames  2PM-3PM  Dawn Prochovnic  Julie  Dawn…

Willamette Writers Author Signing: Holly Manno

Willamette Writers Author Signing Holly Manno

Holly Manno will be signing books at booth 64 at the Portland Book Festival on November 9th. As Holly says: The worlds between pages have long been a respite for me. After a long career in technology, I lost my job and decided to follow my passion. I imagined writing a book and completed my…