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

New releases: Raw Faith

The Rev. Dr. Marilyn Sewell, a Unitarian Universalist minister and writer, leader, activist, and speaker, announces her new memoir, “Raw Faith: Following the Thread,” is ... Read More

Second in Crazy Cat Lady Mystery Series

Cat’s Eyes, the second mystery in Mollie Hunt’s Crazy Cat Lady series, will be published by Amazon in print and electronic form in December. What ... Read More

Michael Lane publishes another story

Michael Lane announced the placement of another short story, "Tripwire," in Potluck Mag. The author’s other stories include these: How High Is The Sky? in ... 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