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WESTERN WRITERS OF AMERICA is open to any published writer whose subject matter deals with the American West. Generally a writer must have published one book or several magazine articles to qualify for Associate membership, or have three books and numerous articles for Active membership. Please visit our Benefits page to see why you might want to join the WWA family.

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For other membership information or questions please contact the membership chair, Rachelle “Rocky” Gibbons. Please add her email ( to your address book to ensure you will receive responses to your membership inquiries.


Rachelle “Rocky”  Gibbons
WWA Membership Chair
226 North Cedar Drive
Central, UT  84722

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