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Nature Writing Workshop Recap

We’re taking this week to post the Nature Writing Workshop from the 2018 WWW conference given by Evelyn Hess and Janice Kirk. It was presented the Saturday of the conference, but due to the WWW business meeting, the workshop was … Continue reading

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Stephanie West Allen Reviews the 2018 WWW Conference

by Stephanie West Allen I have explored a number of writing-focused conferences and seminars in the last few years and have found that each has a different structure and feel. Almost like different cuisines ranging from down-home comfort food to … Continue reading

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New Release: ONE ROOM: SCHOOLS AND SCHOOLTEACHERS IN THE PIONEER WEST by WWW Member Gail Jenner

WWW member Gail Jenner’s non-fiction, One Room: Schools and Schoolteachers in the America West, was released on October 1 with TwoDot. A recollection of the West’s one-room school houses, this book celebrates the traditional American institution with stories of heroism … Continue reading

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Win a Chief Joseph Blanket when attending the WWW Meeting on Oct 27!

Wow, this year has flown by! The 24th annual Women Writing the West Conference will begin in Walla Walla in just a few days!  The Pendleton Woolen Mills generously donated a Chief Joseph Blanket for the 2018 Women Writing the West Conference. … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: Cholama Moon by Anne Schroeder

WWW member Anne Schroeder’s historical novel, Cholama Moon, was re-released with a new publisher on October 12. Check out the new cover, too! In Cholama Moon, we are introduced to Virginia Nugent, a privileged young woman whose life of ease … Continue reading

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New Release: GOOD NIGHT, OREGON by B.K. Froman

B.K. Froman’s newest release, just out on October 1, 2018, is a novel of growth, renewal, and finding oneself within the maelstrom of life. In 1997, Rain, Oregon native Sophia Bolton still wants to fulfill her lifelong goal of saving … Continue reading

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New Release: JOY THAT LONG ENDURES by member Alethea Williams

It’s never too late to bring a new release to our attention here at WWW. Member Alethea Williams released a book in May 2018, Joy That Long Endures, a western historical romance and the second in Williams’ Irish Blessings series. … Continue reading

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