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Here are the best writing conferences in the Northwest, according to our readers

The votes are in: Our readers have picked the best writing conference in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming.

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Write on the Sound*

Capped at roughly 275 attendees, this oceanside conference focuses more on the craft of writing than the publishing industry, but that doesn’t deter participants: Registration sells out in just a few days after registration opens.

Where: Edmonds

When: October 2-4, 2020



Jackson Hole Writers Conference*

Agents, editors, and acclaimed authors make up the faculty of this three-day event that offers dedicated tracks in fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and YA/MG/children’s books.

Where: Jackson Hole

When: June 25-27, 2020