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

David D. Levine sells three novels to Tor

David D. Levine’s "Regency Interplanetary Airship Adventure" novel "Arabella of Mars" has sold to science fiction publisher Tor as part of a three-book deal. The ... Read More

Evan Morgan Williams' story collection wins award

Evan Morgan Williams’ collection of stories, “Thorn” has been awarded the Chandra Prize at BkMk Press (University of Missouri-Kansas City) and is coming out as ... Read More

Don Colburn's poetry presented on stage

Don Colburn’s newest collection of poems, "Tomorrow Too: The Brenda Monologues," will be performed on stage this weekend in Springfield and Corvallis. Three actors directed ... Read More

OWC News

Last Call for Stumptown Lunches

Participants in Stumptown Lit -- authors, readers, exhibitors, volunteers, and workshop participants -- may order lunch for the event through ... Read More

Get Ready for NaNoWriMo with OWC!

Oregon Writers Colony has plans to make your 2014 National Novel Writing Month a success. Whether you need time away, ... Read More

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