Writers helping writers since 1998

There's no better place to be a writer than Whidbey Island, and one of the reasons for that is the Whidbey Island Writers Association, a vital component of the Northwest Institute of Literary Arts (NILA). 


Housed in the old Bayview School at 5611 Bayview Road near Langley, the Whidbey Island Writers Association offers classes and workshops  by top-notch authors and writing industry professionals. 


Coworking for Writers at NILA

Coworking sessions each Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. provide writers the opportunity to come together with others who share similar values and writing goals: collaboration, openness, community, accessibility, sustainability. Work side by side in an inspiring environment without the distractions of home. All writers welcome. Free for WIWA members, $5 donation for non-members. Read more about Coworking for Writers here.


The Whidbey Island Writers Association is an organization for writers, about writers, and by writers.



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