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Willamette Speaks Writing Workshop

  • Pigeon Studio and Gallery 7325 North Alta Avenue Portland, OR, 97203 United States (map)

When was the last time you just sat by the River to meditate, cogitate, to just experience this complex ecosystem you’re a part of? Come visit different sites on the lower 11 miles of the lovely Willamette to write, reflect and share using writing prompts and other inspirations.

Suggested reading:
Let Us Drink to the River: An Anthology Willamette River Poems
The Willamette River Education Project, 1997, Oregon State University

Guide: Laura Feldman is a community activist, organizer/educator and poet living in St. Johns. Her work includes three poetry chapbooks: Café Songs, Prosthetic Landscapesand hearing Hanford. Her work has appeared in numerous small press publications, most recently included in the Particles on the Wall, a traveling art and science exhibit about the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, and Words Fly Away, an anthology of Fukushima poetry.