Meeting Information

WWP meets once a month (2nd Wednesday) in Bellingham 5:45-8:30 PM. We do not meet July and August. Our December meeting is a cross group Holiday Mixer.

Non-members are welcome to attend two dinner meetings per year. After that they are asked to become member if they wish to attend more meetings.

To get this month’s meeting details, go back to the Home page. To make reservations, go to our Reservations page. (RSVP about 5 days ahead of meeting date to be kind to our hosts)

We have a great location for most meetings: Upstairs at Nicki’s Bella Marina located at 2615 South Harbor Loop Drive, Squalicum Harbor.

(RSVP about 3-5 days ahead is preferred to be kind to our hosts)

Past Speakers

May, 2013. Kathy Brown, with Chanticleer Book Reviews, and Amanda June Hagarty on making the best use out of your social media platform.

April 24, 2013. Paul & Brendan from Village Books. “The Many Paths to Publishing & How Village Books Can Help you Along the Way”

Mar. 27, 2013 – Wendy Call – “Rejection: Get over it!”

Feb. 27, 2013 – Carolyn Dale: “How writers and editors talk with each other: Is it really all about power, money, sex, and the serial comma?”

Jan 23, 2013 – Peggy Watt: “Copyright in the age of Internet”

Nov. 14, 2012 – Marilyn McClellan: “Writing for the Non-Fiction Youth Market”

Oct. 17, 2012 – David T. Adams: “From Manuscript to Moviescript: Screenplay tips every author should know”

Sept. 19, 2012 – Cory Skerry: “Getting out of the Slushpile” Cory offered some really great insights into sending work out to editors and agents, including hints about how not to get rejected.

June 20, 2012 – Lyssa Browne co-owner of Cedar House Audio Productions. Talked to us about audio book production and gave us some wonderful insights into how audio books could work for us and how they are produced.

May 16, 2012 – Panel Discussion on Book Design with Keith Turley, Rod Burton and Kate Weisel.

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