Tag Archives: Willamette Writers

My Indie Path – A Guest Post by Amy Rose Davis

My high school friend Amy Rose Davis has just published Ravenmarked,  her first full-length novel, as an ebook. I invited her to come tell all of you a little about herself and her writing  journey: ********** As someone who is … Continue reading

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In Which Lisa Announces Her Embracement of the Dark Side

I apologize up front for the length of this post, but I have an important announcement to make, so please bear with me. It started in August, when I saw Colleen Houck speak at the Willamette Writers Conference. She’d self-published … Continue reading

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I’m Baaaaaaaaack!

Forgive me cyberspace, for I have sinned. It has been six months since my last blog post. I’ve had plenty to keep me busy during that time, including heading up the committee for my 25-year high school reunion, enduring a … Continue reading

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Six Things on Sunday

The weather: So far in March we’ve had 5 days of temperatures above normal, 1 day at normal, and 16 days below normal. This has pretty much been the pattern here in Portland since our big snowstorm in December. I’m … Continue reading

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The Value of a Writing Community / My Writing History

I started writing when I was 13, and for years I did it pretty much in a vacuum. Oh, I had a few confidants that I’d show my stuff to, like Damon, my best friend in high school.  But I … Continue reading

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