Write on the Sound Writers' Conference and Pre-Conference
Located on Puget Sound, this affordable and small conference focuses on the craft of writing, plus information on publishing, marketing and specialty topics. Oct 2-4, 2020
Jackson Hole Writers Conference
Manuscript critiques with authors & editors. Tracks for fiction, creative nonfiction,young adult, and poetry; workshops, talks & craft sessions. Accommodations and...
Kentucky Christian Writers Conference
KCWC is an annual, interdenominational event designed to equip and encourage writers in their quest for publication to fulfill the mandate...
Fiction Among Friends Writers' Retreats
St. George Island (FL) Writers' Retreat for Women: Workshops, personal writing time,participant readings for feedback, private consultations with author-in-residence Adrian Fogelin....
Story Camp 2020
Need escape time to get clarity about your book idea or to start/finish any writing project? Short workshops to learn writing...
The Killer Nashville International Writers’ Conference was created in 2006 by author/filmmaker Clay Stafford in an effort to bring together forensic...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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