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Anatomy of a Submission with Laura Stanfill

On Wednesday, April 6, at the Salem Public Library, Willamette Writers hosts Laura Stanfill, publisher of Portland’s Forest Avenue Press, who will discuss some not-so-obvious red flags that can sabotage writers’ submission. Join us! 

Get Ready to Publish Workshop

Get Ready to Publish Workshop with Jill Kelly

Workshop: Get Ready to Publish – Self-editing, Polishing, and Knowing when You Need Outside Help Presented by Jill Kelly Sunday, February 21, 2016, 1:15-4:15 p.m. At the Salem Public Library (Anderson Room B) In this 3-hour interactive workshop Jill Kelly will teach you how to improve your writing and make your work ready for publication. Participants…

Complete Your Manuscript – Get the Support You Need

Jill Kelly presents COMPLETE YOUR MANUSCRIPT - GET THE SUPPORT YOU NEED at Willamette Writers Salem

“Complete Your Manuscript – Get the Support You Need” | Presented by Jill Kelly Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m. At the Salem Public Library (Anderson Room B) PLEASE NOTE: WILLAMETTE WRITERS SALEM NOW MEETS ON THE 3RD WEDNESDAY From coaches to beta-readers, workshops to retreats, self-editing to a paid editor, we’ll discuss 12 ways…

Writing the Nonfiction Book Proposal

“Writing the Nonfiction Book Proposal” | Presented by Emily Grosvenor Wednesday, January 20, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m. At the Salem Public Library (Anderson Room B) From a Nonfiction Book Idea to a Nonfiction Book Proposal How many books do you have inside? If everyone has at least one novel in them, then we all have at least a dozen…

2 Memoir Writing Workshops with Melissa Hart

How to Write and Sell a Memoir Tuesday, March 10, 6:00 p.m., Sheldon Branch of Eugene Public Library, 1566 Coburg Rd Tuesday, March 31, 6:00 p.m., Bethel Branch of Eugene Public Library, 1990 Echo Hollow Rd. Have a life story just begging to be told? At this workshop, instructor Melissa Hart will guide participants in identifying…

17 Sept: Sophia Bennett at Wordcrafters & Wine on Wednesdays

WWW: Wordcrafters & Wine on Wednesdays 3rd Wednesday of every month 7-9 at Territorial Vineyards Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave, Eugene Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing.…

Wordcrafters & Wine on Wednesdays

WWW Kicks Off with Kathleen Kerr Introducing WWW: Wordcrafters & Wine on Wednesdays! Want to chat with the editor of a publishing company? Find out the inner workings and secrets of getting published?  Wordcrafters & Wine on Wednesdays presents Kathleen Kerr, senior editor of Harvest House publishers. July 16, 7-9pm at Territorial Vineyards and Wine…

2014-2015 Meeting Schedule & Speaker Series

All Eugene meetings are on the first Thursday of the month (except January 2015, which meets the 2nd Thursday) 2014 4 September 2014 activity: What We Learned at the WWC14 talk: Nina Kiriki Hoffman 2 October 2014 activity: Plotting Questions to Ask Yourself while Planning Your Current Book talk: Jimmy Edgeworth 6 November 2014 activity: Learn…

July Events at Eugene Public Library

July 2014  – book-lover and writerly events at Eugene Public Library All events FREE. Summer Reading for All Ages at Eugene Public Library Through August. Sign up and join in the fun at Eugene Public Library with this year’s Summer Reading theme, “Fizz! Boom! Read!”  All summer, visit any Library location — Downtown, Sheldon, or…

Free Literary Events at Eugene Public Library, April 2014

All events are free and open to the public. More information: 541-682-5450 or www.eugene-or.gov/library Roaring ’20s Party Friday, April 4, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th & Olive Wind up The Big Read of The Great Gatsby with a bang! Come to a Roaring ’20s Party featuring live music and dancing with the Calamity…