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Check out our CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS to find an offering that is just right for you. Our seasonal classes create learning opportunities for writers of different ages, skill levels, and interests.

COMMUNITY

Explore our UPCOMING EVENTS for fun opportunities to connect with other lovers of literature in social and productive creative sessions. Introverts unite!

INSPIRATION

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SERVING THE NEXT GENERATION

WRITERS IN THE SCHOOLS

Teachers & Administrators, find out more about our WRITERS IN THE SCHOOLS PROGRAMS and learn how to bring a professional creative writing workshop to your school or classroom. We’d love to talk with you about how we can best serve your students.

FICTION FANTASTIC

FICTION FANTASTIC YOUNG WRITERS CONTEST is an annual fiction contest for upper elementary, middle, and high school students in Lane County, Oregon. This contest is free to students attending public, private, and homeschool.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Fiction Workshop

Want to take your fiction up a notch? Hone your editor’s eye and improve your craft in style with Daryll Lynne Evans in this critique workshop. 
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Memoir Workshop

Are you working on a memoir and need some feedback and support? This biweekly workshop gives you the extra eyes and motivation from other writers.
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fiction fluency

FICTION FLUENCY 2020

Write deeper, write faster, write better. Discover how readers internalize story in heart and mind with Eric Witchey’s Fiction Fluency Seminars.
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Day Writing for Adults

Like Drinking, but with Words! To support you in these social distancing days, we’re offering an additional virtual write in! Just like Friday Night Writes, but in the daylight on Mondays (so not the same at all, but since we’re always inside now, what’s the difference?).  Join us…
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COMMUNITY & MEMBER EVENTS

16

Apr

2020

Literary Mixer

Have a beer or a tea, connect with other writers, and shoot the literary breeze. REGISTER HERE.  We were originally planning for a literary game night. With the current health pandemic, we’ve suspended our in…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Zoom

YOUTH CLASSES & CAMPS

SciFi & Fantasy Camp

Young writers, get ready to create short stories set in your own scifi or fantasy world with SciFi & Fantasy Camp! | August 5-9, 2019
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Quaran-teen Write-Ins

To support our young writers during covid, we’re offering a new virtual write-in. Join us Wednesday mornings for a writing prompt, 15-20 min writing bursts,…
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LATEST ARTICLES & PODCASTS

Listen to Your Story

“I had been neglecting to follow my story’s lead. I’d been so adamant about what I wanted my story to be that I’d ignored the signs of what it needed to be.”
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