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YWW Portland: Taking a Break, A Chance to Share our Work

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Join us at our Young Willamette Writers meeting in Portland! From September to June, the Young Willamette Writers meet to learn from great authors. Every few months we take a break to hear from each other. What have you been writing? What would you like some help on? Plus, it’s fun just to get to…

Southern: Get that Page Turning Quality with Maisey Yates

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Get them hooked! It’s a challenge to get someone to pick up your novel, but it’s an even bigger challenge to keep them turning pages to get to the end. You don’t just have to hook them in the beginning, you have to keep them hooked. It’s not just about suspense or plot twists, but…

YWW Portland: Learn the Secret to Making Any Story Better

April Henry is known for going the extra mile to make her stories realistic. She’s done everything from attending the FBI’s Citizen Academy to becoming certified in Wilderness Medicine to taking classes in picking locks and getting out of handcuffs. Research makes stories come alive. Come hear her tips on how to get it right.…

YWW Portland — Hang out!

Every December, the Young Willamette Writers take some time to get to know each other better. We kick back, eat snacks, sometimes share our work and sometimes write to fun prompts. It’s a great opportunity to bring a friend and make a friend. After all, how often do writers get a chance to hang out…