Oregon Writers Colony and Colonyhouse: A Haven for Writers

Imagine: Inside that unassuming house north of Rockaway Beach, Oregon, is a haven for writers. From the massive log walls to the tall stone fireplace to the filled bookcases throughout the house, the place speaks of craft and imagination — and the adventure of writing. Outside, the wind may whisper or howl, and the ocean may crash against the shore or lap the sand like a pink-tongued puppy. Inside the house, you’re working in the silent company of some of the greatest writers from ... Read More

Member News

Robert Rubenstein

Upcoming Robert Rubinstein appearances

Robert Rubinstein, the storyteller, actor and writer, has a series of performances lined up in the Eugene area in October. He plays the part of ... Read More

Christine Colasurdo teaches new class

Author Christine Colasurdo is teaching a new class called “Reading and Writing about Oregon.” The 10-week class begins October 3 at the Multnomah Arts Center ... Read More
Project Runaway

Anne Hendren will read Sept. 8 at Another Read Through

Anne Hendren will read from “Project Runway” at 7 p.m. Sept. 8 at Another Read Through bookstore, 3932 N Mississippi Ave. in Portland. “Project Runway” ... Read More

OWC News

Noted Oregon Authors to Read at Stumptown Lit Book Fair

If you’re a fan of Oregon’s top authors, in genres ranging from poetry to science fiction, you won’t want to ... Read More

Stumptown Lit registration deadlines extended to Sept. 24

Because delivery of the Colonygram newsletters was delayed, we have extended the registration deadlines for Mary Rosenblum’s Publishing Today workshop, ... Read More

Exhibitors' Tables Available for Stumptown Lit

We want small presses, booksellers, writers’ organizations, editors, book designers, cover artists, indexers, website designers, and other literary or arts ... Read More