The Missouri Writers’ Guild welcomes Writer’s Digest Book Editor Chuck Sambuchino and other distinguished writing faculty to St. Louis, Missouri, from April 11-13 for the Fifty Shades of Writing Conference. Registration includes: Welcome session by Chuck Sambuchino, individual agent and editor pitch appointments, luncheon keynote by U.S. best-selling author Mary Buckham, 16+ Saturday breakout sessions […]
The 2014 Redwood Writers Conference, From Pen to Published, will be held April 26 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Bertolini Student Center at Santa Rosa Junior College. The conference features keynote speakers John Rothmann (author and political analyst for KKSF 910 AM) and Dana Gioia (poet, critic, and teacher). The day is […]
Want the scoop on all the mystery cons? Check them out here and maybe win a free registration. That’s Left Coast Crime, Malice Domestic, Crimefest, Thriller Fest IX and Bouchercon. Bouchercon 2014, the world’s largest mystery convention, is happening in Long Beach, California, November 13-16—three days of crime fiction madness with panels, parties, and powwows. […]
Kansas City Voices submission period is now open and accepting poetry, prose, and artwork until March 15. “Because writers and artists work so hard, we offer a small compensation to all who are included in the issue.” http://www.wppress.org/main/submissions/
Mystery writers gathering—a good reason to go to Key West. Open to writers, readers, and the curious. Scheduled for June 13 & 14. www.mysterywritrskeywestfest.com
Introducing IBPA’s NEW Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards Website! As a kick-off to 2014, the IBPA is excited to introduce a completely overhauled Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards website. Check it out at http://bfda-ibpa.org/ (Independent Book Publishers Association).
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, CSPA is offering a membership special: small publishers and independently published authors creating books for the Christian marketplace can join CSPA for the 2014 calendar year for just $85. Christian Small Publishers Association has over 100 members producing materials for the Christian marketplace. CSPA is the sponsor of the […]
Calamari Crime will be held in Monterey, California, March 20-23. For all things mystery! http://www.leftcoastcrime.org/2014/
Patricia Fry will give a free manuscript evaluation and sample edit. Before you send your amazing manuscript to the printer or publisher, contact Patricia at PLFry620@yahoo.com.
Bouchercon aka Murder at the Beach, in beautiful downtown Long Beach, California, November 13-16, 2014! American Guest of Honor: J.A. Jance International Guest of Honor: Edward Marston Lifetime Achievement: Jeffery Deaver Toastmaster: Simon Wood YA Guest of Honor: Eoin Colfer Fan Guest of Honor: Al Abramson For more information, contact Ingrid Willis Ingrid_Willis@mail.vresp.com