Carolyn Caines launches book of poetry at November WordFest

At the next WordFest on Tuesday, November 1, local poet Carolyn Caines will be launching her book of poetry, titled “In the Noiseless Night,”  a collection of poems evoking what it was like to grow up in the 1950s.  Carolyn, active in the WordFest poetry group, was a teacher (K-12) for thirty years and is now […]

Former Newspaper editors headline October WordFest

At WordFest on Tuesday, October 4, two former newspaper editors will provide advice on how writers can improve their fiction or nonfiction, by using skills and techniques from journalism. Jack Hart, former managing editor and writing coach at The Oregonian will be discussing the application of fiction techniques to nonfiction writing. Jack is the author […]