PWG 2021 Writing Contests

We are pleased to announce a new category for our annual writing contest!  In addition to the first chapter contest, the Palouse Chapter of the Idaho Writers League has joined with us to sponsor a short story contest. Anyone may enter the first chapter contest, but the short story contest …

Curbside NaNoWriMo

Despite NaNoWriMo being online this year, the Palouse Writers Guild is still encouraging local writers to connect and share. We have partnered with the Potlatch Public Library and Troy Public Library to host “Motivational Mondays” for those community members who wish to participate in a “curbside” NaNoWriMo program. Budding writers …

2020 Contest Winners

Congratulations to our 2020 Palouse Writers Festival, First Chapter Contest Winners!   Icarus Never Flew ‘Round Here by Matthew Edwards (Boise, ID) First Place and Judge’s Choice Award   Valkyrie’s Cry by Sonya Bramwell (Genesee, ID) Second Place The Gold of Ghost Canyon by Kathy Baxter (Orofino, ID) Third Place …

Call for Authors, April 2020

Independent Bookstore Day is a national party that takes place at indie bookstores all across the country. BookPeople of Moscow is more than just a store, it’s a community center passionate about bringing readers and writers together. To celebrate Independent Bookstore Day the Palouse Writers Guild is looking for 8 …

PWG 2020 Writing Contest

2020 Writing Contest Rules The Palouse Writers Guild 2020 writing contest is open to all people regardless of whether they are members of the Palouse Writers Guild. Awards 1st Prize, $100 2nd Prize, $50 Book People Gift Card 3rd Prize, $25 Book People Gift Card PWG Writing Contest Rules Send …

Calling Local Authors

The Palouse Writers Guild (PWG) is planning a multi-author book signing at BookPeople of Moscow on Saturday, April 27th, in honor of Independent Bookstore Day.  ***This is a members only event*** If you are not a PWG member, see the membership page. The day is divided into 2-hour time slots: …

Hello world!

Welcome to the Palouse Writers Guild—A networking resource for anyone interested in becoming involved in a writing community. Did you know there are 13 local writing groups? There are 8 in Latah County, 3 in Whitman County, 1 in Nez Perce County, and 1 in Asotin County. The Palouse Writers …