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Corvallis: Fall Open Mic

Corvallis: Fall Open Mic   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? Read for applause and explore the effectiveness of your creation. Or join us to listen and enjoy. The meeting…

Timberline Review Launch

Timberline Review Launch Date: 8/4/22 Time: 8 to 10 PM (PT) The Timberline Review is an all-volunteer literary journal published by Willamette Writers, the largest writing organization in the Pacific Northwest. Our focus is on showcasing emerging talent. Join us for the launch of Issue 11 of the Timberline Review! The launch is both a live…

Corvallis: Polishing Drafts with C. Lill Ahrens

C. Lill Ahrens Presents – The Tighty Writey Game: Polishing as Wordplay – Seriously! This is an In-person Event. Early drafts can be wordy, but final drafts need to be polished, aka tight. But many writers avoid tightening, assuming it’s laborious, fearing it will dull the freshness, flatten the emotional impact, and destroy their voice. Not…

YWW Southern Oregon – Time to Share!

YWW Southern Oregon – Time to Share! Our virtual YWW meeting, this Saturday, June 11th (10-11 am), at the Josephine Community Library in Grants Pass, will be an opportunity to share your work in progress. (Online only meeting this month – no in-person option available) Read or come and listen! Sign up for our email…

Eugene: Open Mic Night

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Willamette Writers Open Mic Night in Eugene Join your fellow scribes and share your words in this community-building Willamette Writers Eugene chapter Open Mic Night at Tsunami Books, on Wednesday, June 8. Sign up at 6:30 pm to share 5-7 minutes of your words. Meeting begins at 7PM. There’s no judging, a thousand points for everyone…

Creating, Staging, and Getting Plays Produced with Kwik Jones

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Kwik Jones discusses Creating, Staging, and Getting Plays Produced Playwright Kwik Jones will speak to the Portland Chapter of Willamette Writers about his process of writing, staging, and getting his work performed and produced. Kwik has been writing, directing, and producing plays for twenty-eight years. About Kwik Jones Kwik Jones developed the following plays: A Strange…

Online: Pitch Practice with Industry Professionals at your Salem Chapter

Practice Your Pitch with Industry Professionals At your Salem Chapter: David Poulshock, Nancy Froeschle, Clark Kohanek, and Christine Autrand Mitchell Are you thinking about pitching at the Willamette Writers Conference? Or maybe you’re excited to share your work, but don’t know how? Perhaps you’re wondering what it’s like to pitch to an industry professional? Join…

Navigate Public Library Resources With Dale Ivan Smith

Navigate Vast Public Library Resources With Dale Ivan Smith Literary giant Virginia Woolf said, “I ransack public libraries and find them full of sunk treasures.” Conjuring up visions of marauding divers gliding expertly between the pillars of civilization’s citadels of information, Woolf’s metaphor suggests treasures are accessible and easy to spot. In today’s extensive network,…

Join Jan Bono with Chicken Soup for Everyone!

Join Jan Bono with Chicken Soup for Everyone! Writing for a popular anthology like Chicken Soup for the Soul is a great way to gather some publishing credits. Chicken Soup stories are a “known brand.” Being one of their authors carries some clout with agents, publishers, and readers. Jan will happily share her “tips and…