Author Archives: womenwritingthewest

Early Bird! 2019 WWW Conference Info

By Sara Dahmen, WWW blog coordinator It’s time to think about the WWW conference! If you haven’t checked your mail recently, don’t forget to head out to the mailbox and peek in to see if you’ve received your letter from … Continue reading

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Upcoming Non-Fiction Reveals Sanatorium Details

This week, we share WWW member Lynn Downey’s news about her new upcoming non-fiction book, Arequipa Sanatorium: Life in California’s Lung Resort for Women. Lynn’s grandmother was a patient at northern California’s Arequipa Tuberculosis Sanatorium in the 1920s, a place built … Continue reading

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The Need for Corroboration: Guest Post by WWW Member Cynthia Leal Massey

This week, we are joined by WWW member Cynthia Leal Massey. In one of her recent essay/blog posts, Cynthia reminds us all (including herself!) how important it is to check into historical facts a few times over when we write … Continue reading

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New Release: METEOR by C.M. Mayo

Let’s congratulate WWW member C.M. Mayo with her upcoming book of poetry due out in a few days! C.M. Mayo’s book Meteor, which won the Gival Press Poetry prize, will launch at the Associated Writing Programs conference in Portland, Oregon, this … Continue reading

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First Annual Literary Festival coming to Cortez, CO in June!

Attention all WWW authors, a great opportunity: First Annual Literary Festival, Cortez, Colorado When:  Friday evening (6 – 7:30),   June 7th and all day (10 – 5) Saturday, June 8th Where:  Cortez Public Library, Cortez, Colorado Special guest author:  Anne … Continue reading

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New Release: GRACIE JANE by Janet Squires

WWW Member Janet Squires has recently released her latest children’s illustrated book with her publisher, Mindstir Media. Check it out! Gracie Jane has a heart as big as the Western sky, and she’s always ready to lend a helping hand. So, … Continue reading

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New Release: OUR BULL’S LOOSE IN TOWN! by WWW member Margaret G Hanna

Little did Addie Wright realize what she would face when she came west from Ontario in 1910 to marry her fiancé, Abraham Hanna. Based on entries in Abraham’s diaries, Our Bull’s Loose In Town! tells the story of the author’s grandparents … Continue reading

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