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As writers, it's often about us, about our successes, or lack of. It's about acceptances and rejections, Followers and Friends, books and sales. Read more »
Yep, it's the 3rd Thursday and time for more writing opportunities just for you! Read more »
Needless to say, I was a little taken back by a conferee who would pay for a critique only say she didnâ€™t pay to have it critiqued. (I donâ€™t tear apart â€“ honest. Ask anyone whoâ€™s received one of my critiques.) I took in a deep breath and smiled. â€śWell, what would you like to receive from this appointment? How can I help you?â€ť She took her paper, snorted and left me sitting with my jaw hanging. Read more »
A friend texted me a few minutes ago and asked for the first scripture passage that came to my mind. It only took me a second to reply because I had just been thinking about this verse a few moments earlier as I was talking with another writer/speaker friend. Now, as I sit down to write this week's Parting Word From The WORD, I realize how much this verse applies to you as well, friends and readers of my blog. Read more »
Hello, writers. Well, it's the 2nd Thursday and that means it's a day to celebrate YOUR successes! First, let's give a big round of applause for all these writers who have been hard at work...and have the results to show for it. Read more »
Okay, friends, as we continue the theme of conferences, I thought it'd be a good time to join in the fun going on over at Chip MacGregor's Bad Poetry Contest to celebrate his birthday. Read more »
Ridgecrest, NCMay 19 - May 23, 2013Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference
Calhoun Falls, SCJune 7, 2013Calhoun Falls Public Charter School Graduation
Anchorage, AKJune 12, 2013Rabbit Creek Community Church Women's Event
Greenville, SCJune 29, 2013Writing is Fun! Workshop, Augusta Road Library
Orlando, FLJuly 12 - July 16, 2013Gideon Media Arts Conference & Film FesitvalMore info »
The Cove, Asheville, NCAugust 28 - September 1, 2013Christian Communicators Conference 2013More info »
Mackville, KYSeptember 20 - September 21, 2013Ladies Retreat
Kinston, NCSeptember 27 - September 28, 2013Grace Fellowship Church Ladies Retreat
Cleveland, TNOctober 31, 2013Mary Ellen Locher Foundation
The Cove, Asheville, NCNovember 22 - November 24, 2013Christian Communicators ADVANCED! Conference
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