Fiction Fluency Seminars with Eric Witchey

Fiction Fluency Seminars with Eric Witchey

Wordcrafters in Eugene is excited to present this unique fiction seminar series with award-winning author and celebrated teacher Eric Witchey. Each seminar is designed to stand alone and to fit into the overall series.
Register for Winter Classes

Register for Winter Classes

  Make your winter a writerly one. Whether you are a novice or veteran writer, our winter classes with help you grow in your writing. Join us!
The Twelve Days of Wordcraftmas

The Twelve Days of Wordcraftmas

This holiday season join Wordcrafters in Eugene for The Twelve Days of Wordcraftmas.
January Reading Like a Writer with Michael Copperman

January Reading Like a Writer with Michael Copperman

Join us January 17, 2018 for Reading Like a Writer with author Michael Copperman as he discusses  Never Let Me Go by Kazou Ishiguro
Writing Festival and Master Class Retreat

Writing Festival and Master Class Retreat

Each year, writers gather in Eugene for Be Writing, a one day festival of writing, learning, and inspiration.
Programs

Programs

All year long, Wordcrafters coordinates small and large gatherings for writers seeking an active writer’s life.
Purpose

Purpose

Through Wordcrafters’ programs and our flagship conference, the essentials of craft merge with the inspiration that grows out of a savvy, supportive community.

New Class: Make ‘Em Laugh, Make ‘Em Cry

Emotional-Thematic Story Telling A custom, four-week fiction writing course for Wordcrafters in Eugene. Award-winning writer Eric Witchey will lead this hands-on, four week craft intensive. The seminar will use short fiction as the delivery vehicle, but all techniques demonstrated are applicable to novel development. Each participant will fully develop one short story and, muses willing, ... Continue Reading »

October Writing Prompt

Write what scares you.

Alan M. Clark joins us for WWW in October!

7-9 at the Territorial Winery Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass of vino and pull up a seat! ... Continue Reading »

Plotting Workshop at the Springfield Library!

  Preregistration is required. Call 541-726-3766 to reserve your spot!

It’s writing season! Check out our new fall classes!

Novel Plotting: Get Ready for NaNo Our most popular class! Whether you’re a plotter or a pantser, this fast-paced plotting mashup gives you more than a mere outline. You will learn how structure works as the framework of your story, and you’ll get tools to plan out your novel ahead of time or guide your ... Continue Reading »

Nina Kiriki Hoffman joins us for WWW in September!

7-9 at the Territorial Winery Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass of vino and pull up a seat! ... Continue Reading »

Teaching artist Myrlin Hepworth returns to Lane County Schools in October

Jeff Geiger joins us for WWW in August!

7-9 at the Territorial Winery Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass of vino and pull up a seat! ... Continue Reading »

Free Writing Workshop: Let’s Make a Scene!

Let’s Make a Scene! Writing Workshop (Pre-registration is required; space is limited) Tuesday, 4 August 2015 from 5:30-8pm in the Springfield Library Meeting Room 225 5th Street (inside City Hall), Springfield To register: Please call  541.726.3766 or stop by the Springfield Library. Scenes are the basic building blocks of a story. Examine the elements of good scene structure in ... Continue Reading »

Sarina Dorie joins us for WWW in July!

7-9 at the Territorial Winery Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass of vino and pull up a seat! ... Continue Reading »

July Teen Novel Writing

Young Writers Summer Camp NaNo Hey, Teens! Got what it takes to write a novel in a month? Join Wordcrafters Camp NaNo for a month of novel madness in July!!

New Class: Creating Believable Characters with John Reed

Wordcrafters is excited to announce a new class in partnership with University of Oregon Academic Extension. Learn how to create riveting, believable characters with a master novelist in this 4-week, hands-on class! With a mix of lecture and writing exercises, both in class and at home, you’ll explore all the different facets of making your ... Continue Reading »