• Write What You Know

    by Roy D Schmidt — Last week I dug out an ancient, unfinished story about an office flirtation that escalates, eventually compelling two infatuated characters to pursue a secret rendezvous. The story explores issues of friendship, professionalism, romance, emotional intimacy, marital infidelity, betrayal, and regret. I have personal experience with all of these, direct or…

  • Writer’s Conference Entries

    These may not be up for long, so sit back and give them a read. Thank you for all of the participants! It was a blast to get to connect with like-minded artists. “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”― Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

  • Oregon Writers

    Welcome! We are a writers group based in Oregon as the title implies. The purpose is to aid each other on our journeys in writing under many different genres. We meet every other week to critique and provide positive feedback on the craft. Sometimes we may even talk about word usage, formatting, and the oxford…