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The League of Vermont Writers (LVW) is open to all who make writing a part of their lives. We offer encouragement, motivation, and networking opportunities to writers with a broad range of writing experience. You do not need to be published to join. Visit our Membership Page for more information about benefits and fees.

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Founded in 1929, LVW's mission is to:

  • Help writers develop their skills
  • Promote responsible and ethical writing and writing practices
  • Increase communication between professional writers and publishers
  • Promote an enduring appreciation for the power of the word

SAVE THESE DATES FOR SEASONAL PROGRAMS:

Saturday, July 23, 2016 for our biennial WRITERS MEET AGENTS Event -- at the DoubleTree Hotel in South Burington.

 NEW! NEW! NEW!

The League's mailing address is: PO Box 5046, Burlington, VT 05401

ALSO, our Manuscript Critique Service has a new address:

Sharon Putnam, Coordinator, 108 Waterford Lane, No. Springfield, VT 05150

(802) 886-6311, whiskersink@vermontel.net

 

Saturday, April 16th from 9:30am-2:30pm

at the Franklin Howe Conference Center in Rutland, VT.

On the agenda:

A How-to on poetic writing that will spill over into any creative literary endeavors, with Kerrin McCadden.

Helpful Hints for writers creating book proposals for submission to literary agents (get ready for the LVW Writers Meet Agents event this summer!), with Gina Tron.

And some great advice on crafting a memoir that stands out from the crowd, with Ellen Perry Berkeley.

[See details in our League Lines newsletter here.]


Fees [including morning refreshment and catered lunch] are:

Members, $50

Non-members, $55

Ask about our Student Discount.

Registration forms are available here.

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  • Saturday, April 16, 2016 - Spring Program
    Saturday, April 16th from 9:30am-2:30pm at the Franklin Howe Conference Center in Rutland, VT. On the agenda: A How-to on poetic writing that will spill over into any creative literary endeavors, with Kerrin McCadden. Helpful Hints for writers creating...
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    21 March 2016

THE VERMONT TRADITION grapples energetically with the basic problem of human conduct...how to reconcile the needs of the group, of which every man or woman is a member,..with the craving for individual freedom to be what he really is.

—Dorothy Canfield Fisher, 1953