• Wyoming Resources for Writers

    Here you’ll find a collection of resources for writers in Wyoming, from conferences to local critique groups to literary magazines. If you’re looking for writing groups near you, writing workshops near you, creative writing classes near you, or simply a place to hang out with writers or submit your work, these are some Wyoming writing organizations you might want to check out:



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    High Plains Press

    Publishes about four books a year, with a focus on the history of Wyoming and the American West.


    Jackson Hole Writers Conference

    An annual conference in the scenic Grand Tetons. Offers critiques, writing workshops, the chance to meet agents and editors, and much more.


    Jentel Artist Residency

    Offers dedicated individuals a supportive environment in which to further their creative development. Artists and writers experience unfettered time to allow for thoughtful reflection and meditation on the creative process.


    Owen Wister Review

    The University of Wyoming’s student journal, it publishes new fiction, poetry, nonfiction and artwork.


    Ucross Foundation

    A scenic and quiet retreat offering focused writing time and community with other writers and artists.


    Wyoming Writers, Inc.

    A member organization offering regular meetings and writing workshops, as well as an annual conference in Laramie.



    Events, writing contests, meetings and a membership program.


    Help us add to this list, Wyomingites! Do you know of writing groups near you, writing workshops near you, creative writing classes near you, or a Wyoming literary journal we should be aware of? Let us know here