BECOME A PUBLISHED AUTHOR

Whether you’re a professional in your field, business owner, or retired, Inkwater Press can help you edit, design, publish and market the book you want to share with the world.

Here are just a few of the people and organizations our team of publishing professionals has helped become published authors.

People Before Profit is the official biography of the founder, Bob Moore, of how he started the company then gave it away to his employees. Whole Grains and the Microbiodome is a Bob’s Red Mill sponsored book on the research about whole grains’ effect on human’s microbiome.

Robert Smith, former Vikings Running Back, published his official biography The Rest of the Iceberg after his unexpected NFL retirement set the world of football buzzing.

Chairman and Chief Creative Officer of one of the world’s largest advertising concerns, Euro RSCG Chicago, Steffan Postaer published The Last Generation and The Happy Soul Industry with Inkwater Press. 

John Fitchen, a professor at OHSU, combined his two passions – medicine and birds in his book, Life Through The Lens of a Doctor-Birder.

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Tell Us About Your Book!

Have a book ready to publish? Tell us all about it! Inkwater's experienced staff is here to help with all your publication needs from editing, to design, to marketing. We look forward to reading your book and will even give a complimentary sample edit!

Book Publishing and Consultation

Inkwater works in close collaboration with each author, business, or organization to help authors reach their creative dreams and goals. With decades of traditional and digital publishing experience and hundreds of successful titles published, Inkwater has the experts to help write, develop, edit, design, publicize, and distribute each client’s unique story. We can guide you through the process of putting your knowledge to the page. Books are our business. We are a full-service Portland publishing house, helping professionals craft a book they can be proud of while contributing something unique to the conversation and culture.
  • Development

    Inkwater can help authors during the writing process whether it be:

    • ghostwriting your content
    • writing consultation helping you hone your own words

  • Publishing

    Once you have a finished manuscript Inkwater can help you put the pieces together:

    • editing your finished manuscript
    • award-winning design staff can help your book capture the attention of your audience
    • explore printing options that meet your book's goals
    • discuss distribution options that either puts you in full-control or hands-free of the nitty-gritty details

  • Marketing

    Inkwater's marketing department helps you think both inside and outside the box. We start by evaluating your strengths, goals, and budget then work with you to come up with a custom marketing strategy that is perfect for your book.

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We would love to hear from you. To talk to us or to set up an appointment, call us during our office hours: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Time.

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Have questions or would like to submit a manuscript? Feel free to email us at any time. You can also reach us by our Submit Form.

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Inkwater Press
6750 SW Franklin Street, Suite C
Tigard, Oregon 97223

Driving Directions

  • I-5 From the North
  • I-5 From the South
  • From 217
  • By Bus
  • Take the Haines Street exit (Exit 293)
  • At the 4-way stop turn left (south) onto SW 68th Parkway
  • Continue south and take the first left (Franklin Street) just past Landmark Ford
  • Our offices are in Suite C of the blue-roofed office building on the right, farthest from the stand of trees
  • Take the Haines Street exit (Exit 293)
  • At the top of the ramp turn left (west) to cross over I-5
  • At the 4-way stop turn left (south) onto SW 68th Parkway
  • Continue south approximately 5 blocks and take the first left (Franklin Street) just past Landmark Ford
  • Our offices are in Suite C of the blue-roofed office building on the right, farthest from the stand of trees
  • Take the SW 72nd exit (first exit west of I-5)
  • Turn right (north) onto 72nd
  • Turn right onto SW Hampton (south of Lowes)
  • Turn left onto 68th Parkway
  • Turn right on Franklin Street (first street—not driveway—on the right, just south of Landmark Ford
  • Our offices are in Suite C of the blue-roofed office building on the right, farthest from the stand of trees
  • Use mailing address (Tigard) for author to plan route on TriMet website
  • Bus Line 78 (Beaverton/Lake Oswego) stops at the corner of 68th and Franklin Street
  • Walk east (toward I-5) on Franklin Street
  • Our offices are in Suite C of the blue-roofed office building on the right, farthest from the stand of trees