The Carolina Christian Writers Conference will be held at First Baptist
Spartanburg, Friday, April 20-21. This two-day event will offer you the
opportunity to learn from professionals in the publishing industry. Those who attend can learn about fiction, nonfiction, article writing, humor, children's writing, book proposals, social networking and more. Discover how to take your story from idea to the printed page. Pitch your work to editors and publishers. Explore the mechanics of good writing and the importance of writing with excellence to change the world.
Now is the time to realize your dream of being a published author.
Everyone has a story and now may be the time to learn how to tell yours. Join us for two information and inspiration packed days as you spend time with editors, publishers, and professional writers. Let them help you explore ways to share your story with others.
Pastors, join us for the 9:00 a.m. Keynote session and stay for an information packed workshop with Leonard Goss, former editor at B&H Publishing Group, now coowner of GoodEditors.com. Learn how to take your message from pulpit to print. Cost $20 and does not include appointments with professionals, conference materials, or meals.
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Have you ever pictured yourself as a character in a book?
Here's your chance.
Enter the Carolina Christian Writers Conference Character Contest. Submit the first three sentences of your original suspense novel. Entries will be judged by award-winning novelist Lynette Eason. Winner will have a character named for him or her in one of Lynette's future novels. Turn your entry in by lunch Saturday. There will be a box on the book table for the entries. Winner will be announced at the closing session on Saturday.
Professionals are available to critique your manuscript in all genres. Cost of critique is $40. See Candy Arrington when you arrive. Questions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Sally Stuart has been writing for the last 40+ years, and put out the annual Christian Writers Market Guide for 26 years. She has retired from that task starting with the 2012 edition. Her other writing includes several Christian education resources books, a children's picture book, a basic writing text, writing resources, and a western novel--plus hundreds of articles and marketing columns. She writes a Q & A column for the "Christian Communicator,and the Oregon Christian Writers' Newsletter. She speaks and teaches at Christian Writers' Conferences nationwide. Sally is the mother of 3 and grandmother of 8. She and her husband, Norm, spend their free time vacationing on the Oregon coast.