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Quote of the Week

 

"Nature herself seems, I say to take the pen out of his hand, and to write for him with her own bare, sheer, penetrating power."

 

-Matthew Arnold



Prompt of the Week

Write about the dragon the princess rescues from the knight.


PNWA Classes

Writing Classes at the Cottage start next week! 

 

After the First Draft

Tuesday, June 6th

6:30 pm

Register HERE.

 

Writer Your Story

Wednesday, June 7th 

6:30 pm

Register HERE.

 

Location

Writers' Cottage
317 NW Gilman Blvd
Issaquah, WA  98027

 

 

Conference Registration


DoubleTree Hotel Seatac,

18740 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188

PNWA 2017 Conference: July 20 - 23, 2017

$475 for PNWA Members/ $575 Nonmembers

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Registration includes:

- Access to over 70 workshops

- 1 Pitch Block

- 1 event ticket for each of the three evening events

 

Not currently a member? Membership is just $65. Click HERE to join PNWA.

 

 

 

 

 

Master Class: C.C. Humphreys

 

  

 

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Have you got a book in you?

Join award-winning, bestselling author Chris (C. C.) Humphreys, for a one day writing workshop that will help you banish the critic, release your creativity, and introduce you to the secrets of novel construction, character development and sheer storytelling fun.

Subjects will include: the separate stages of writing - from first idea to final edit; how to create great characters; plotting; editing; dialogue; the synopsis, the pitch.Come for a day of fun and hard work: it’s time the world heard your story!

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Volunteer at the Conference 


It's easy! Moderate a session you already plan to attend.  Shoot us an email at pnwa@pnwa.org with 'Volunteer' in the subject line. We'll send you a link to sign up to volunteer. 

 


Young Author's Day

Join us as we explore and introduce young authors to the world of writing. No registration required.

Writing Workshops and activities for age groups 8-13 and 13-16 only.

Thursday, July 20th
Noon - 4:00 pm

Program Schedule available HERE.

Note: Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

DoubleTree Hotel, SeaTac, WA
18740 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188
Evergreen Rooms, Second Floor




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Calendar

7/20/2017 » 7/23/2017
2017 PNWA Conference

7/20/2017
Thursday Keynote Dessert Reception: Natalie Baszille, Author of Queen Sugar

7/20/2017
Thursday Master Class: Write a novel – from first inspiration to final edit – with C. C. Humphreys

7/20/2017
Thursday Master Class: Twelve-Stage Writer’s Model of Structure With Christopher Vogler

7/21/2017
Friday Night Featured Dinner moderated by Robert Dugoni

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Office: Writers' Cottage 317 NW Gilman Blvd., Ste. 8, Issaquah, WA 98027

Fall hours: Open Monday -Friday from 10am-3pm. 

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Mailing: PMB 2717 - 1420 NW Gilman Blvd, Ste. 2,
Issaquah, WA 98027

Phone: (425) 673-2665

Email: pnwa@pnwa.org

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Helping authors with writing resources and hosting the summer writer's conference for 62 years.