Category Archives: WWW General News

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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What’s Happening with WWW Members? Fourth Quarter Report

Our WWW membership never ceases to amaze. From appearances to events, book signings to awards, our members continue to blaze ahead on their careers and telling stories about the beauty of the west. I’m a Wisconsinite (born and raised and … Continue reading

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Fall into Fourth Quarter with WWW!

Hi everyone! With the upcoming harvest and holiday season now approaching, it’s time to highlight our WWW members who have upcoming book signings, promotional events, appearances, and awards! If your book has been selected as a finalist or if you … Continue reading

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WWA Meeting Recap: Panel Discussion on Longmire

by Natalie Bright The Western Writers of America held their annual meeting in Billings, Montana in June of this year. Throughout the four-day conference, attendees could choose between discussion panels and field trips covering a wide variety of interesting topics. … Continue reading

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WILLA Award Winners & Finalists to be celebrated at this year’s conference.

As many of you know, we have a raffle at the conference to raise funds to support the WILLA Literary Awards. The WILLA Literary Awards honor outstanding literature featuring women’s and girls’ stories, set in the West. Women Writing the West  underwrites … Continue reading

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WWW Conference News: Meet the Agents & Editors Attending!

We have a wonderful group of Agents and Editors attending the conference in October. Editor & Agent Panel – October 26 Agent Panel:  Sandra Bishop, Maryann Karinch, Elizabeth Kracht, Elizabeth Trupin-Pulli Editor Panel: Hannah Braaten, Erin Turner, Grace Menary-Winefield  They will … Continue reading

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Women Writing the West Meet-Up in Billings, Montana!

By Natalie Bright Through the Yahoo group, I posted an invite to members of Women Writing the West for a possible meet up for those who might be attending the Western Writers of America conference. We exchanged cell phone numbers, and Elizabeth … Continue reading

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WWW Conference Schedule

There are still a few weeks left to get in on early registration for the 2018 Women Writing the West Conference. Early Registration – Postmark by 6/30/18   $275 WWW Members  or $320 Non-Members  All Registrations after 6/30/18   $305 WWW Members … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget: Early Bird Registration for the 2018 Conference

If you haven’t registered yet for the 2018 conference, there’s still time to get in on the early-bird discount registration! Those who attend will have the opportunity to attend some amazing workshops, venture on tours rich with history, and connect … Continue reading

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To Source or Not Source

Whether you write historical westerns or modern, contemporary ones, most of us need to do some sort of research. Whether it’s a certain cell phone app exists or the year a treaty was signed, a writer should always have the … Continue reading

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