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Newport: Write and Publish Fierce with Sage Cohen

Write and Publish Fierce Want to make 2019 your most productive writing year yet? Want to become more authentic and authoritative in your work? At the June 16 meeting of Willamette Writers’ Coast Chapter, author Sage Cohen will offer her success strategies for managing time, energy, fear, failure, deadlines, and the bothersome inner editor. The…

Member News: Portland Author Launches New Mystery Series

Portland author Kay Jennings is so excited to announce the publication of her debut mystery novel, Shallow Waters. Her story is set on the southern coast of Oregon, and while it is a stand-alone book, Jennings is planning a 3-part series. Shallow Waters is available at Ingram and Amazon, and at bookstores and libraries throughout…

Waking The Dead by Kerry Blaisdell

Five stars from The Paranormal Romance Guild and others! Hyacinth always assumed dying would simplify her life. But when her new boss Archangel Michael sends her to Germany to retrieve a relic coveted by Satan, all Hell breaks loose. Literally. Waking the Dead by Kerry Blaisdell, the sequel to RITA®-, Booksellers Best- and Royal Palm-nominated…

New Book: Oregon’s African American Loggers

“But Not Jim Crow: Family Memories of African American Loggers in Maxville, Oregon,” by Pearl Alice Marsh, PhD, is an original work about African American loggers and their families, who between 1923 -1945 came to a railroad logging town in Oregon named Maxville to escape the harrowing reality of southern racism and for better wages.…

The Bob Sterry School of Burglary

A successful kickstart campaign helped the publication of my collection of essays, poetry and short stories, ‘The Bob Sterry School of Burglary’. It represents a selection of my work over the last fifteen or so years and I cannot understand why I had not done it before. The content ranges from somber to hilarity and…

Kate Ristau Releases Clockbreakers Two

Willamette Writers member Kate Ristau is proud to announce the release of the second book in her Clockbreakers series, “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 this is…

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,…