A Writing Group to Meet Your Needs

As the leadership of the Utah Valley Writers, we strive to meet our members’ creative needs, whether that be writing craft, business instruction, or connecting with other like-minded individuals. That’s why we periodically ask for feedback from our members. What do you want from your writing group? Last fall, we sent out a survey, and […]

2015 Writing Retreat

It’s coming up on September and we’re excited for our writer’s getaway at the end of that month. Retreats offer a stimulating sanctuary free of normal distractions. This year’s venue meets that expectation. Sorenson Cabin returns to basic home comforts in a rustic setting sure to kindle the imagination. The property sits on the edge […]

Thank You — 2013-14 Officers and Chairs

We would like to thank the 2013-14 Officers and Chairs of our chapter for their dedicated service. Their contributions have not only made it possible for our members to improve their writing abilities but also for our chapter to continue to grow. The following should be recognized for their contributions to the chapter: Officers: President […]

We’ve Changed Locations

In case you’ve wondered, we’ve moved to the Orem Public Library. We’re really excited about this because: For our critique meetings we’ll be down in the Media Room (North Wing basement). This allows for a distinct separation of our more advanced Publication Primers and Contest Critiques to be placed on the raised stage. For our […]

COPIED, Sarah Anderson’s Book Launch

Congratulations to S. M. Anderson (Sarah), her debut book came out Wednesday, Dec. 13th! COPIED, (via Curiosity Quills Press), is available for purchase at Amazon. About Sarah: S. M. Anderson (Sarah Anderson) was born in Lima, Peru. She has lived in seven different countries, on five continents, and speaks a smattering of languages. As a […]

LUW Conference Contests

Submissions start March 15th and end June 15th. Depending on the category, 1st Place earns $60 – $150; 2nd Place earns $40 – $100; and 3rd place earns $20 – $75. Also, if you win, you can get publication credit. Winners have the option of being published in an anthology. As a chapter let’s try […]

LUW Board Meeting News

The Board Meeting for LUW was November 3rd. For your information here are the things that are happening statewide in LUW as a result of this meeting: LUW is now offering student discounts. $15 annual dues for a maximum of four years for adults enrolled in a college/trade school/university, etc. If you know of any […]