Special Projects and Events
OWC sponsors two annual events:
The Sylvia Beach Spring Conference is held each April at the Sylvia Beach Hotel in Newport, Oregon. Each year OWC brings one speaker/teacher and one agent to the intimate venue to meet with 50 or fewer writers to study craft and marketing. Among the author presenters from the past twenty-four years: Jean Auel, Robert Dugoni, Jennie Shortridge, Hallie Ephron, Shannon Applegate, Mark Acito, M.K. Wren, and Larry Brooks.
Each August OWC celebrates Founders Day at Colonyhouse in Rockaway Beach, Oregon. Fresh ocean air, great conversation, and a gathering of like-minded people…