If you are writing with the goal of publication, you are going to be excited about this opportunity:
ACFW and Inspire Christian Writers
2011 Write to Inspire Conference
August 26 & 27, 2011
At First Baptist Church
8939 East Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove, CA
with Agent and Editor Karen Ball
Join us as Karen Ball teaches on the following topics:
and Author Ginny Yttrup
• Editor, Friend or Foe?
• What is an Agent?
• Refine Your Craft
• The Power of Storytelling (in Fiction and Nonfiction)
• Taming Your Dragons
• Write Your Passion
Ginny Yttrup will teach:
• Finding Your Voice
• Marketing? Yikes!
As part of the Write to Inspire Conference we are providing the following opportunities to get your writing in front of Karen Ball:
Write to Inspire Writing Contest:
Ever wanted to get a professional editor to look over your manuscript and give you solid feedback on it? Here's your chance.
All unpublished attendees may submit their writing to the 2011 Write to Inspire Writing Contest. Two winners--one fiction and one nonfiction--will win an in-depth critique by Karen. Runners-up in each category will win two signed books and a $25 gift certificate to Amazon.com.
Pitch Your Project to Agent Karen Ball:
Are you ready to pitch your project to an agent looking for new clients?
We are now accepting pitches!
All attendees may submit a pitch to our review committee by August 15. The top 12 will pitch their projects to Karen on August 26 in one-on-one interviews. All the details are on our Pitch Your Project to Karen Ball page.
To Register now, visit:
To learn more about ACFW, visit: www.acfw.com
Conference Dates & Times
August 26 4-9pm
August 27 9am-5:30pm
Discounted hotel rooms are available.
Lunch will be served on August 27.
Refreshments will be served during both days.
All Conference Details are available at www.InspireWriters.com
Don't miss this great opportunity to learn from a distinguished and sought-after editor who now serves our industry as an agent with The Steve Laube Agency.
ACFW Members & Inspire Christian Writers Members receive a $20 discount on registration.
If you have any questions about the Write to Inspire Conference, you may direct them to:
Beth Thompson: firstname.lastname@example.org
Anne Campbell: email@example.com or
Lynn Squire, firstname.lastname@example.org.