Serious Writer, Inc

Writing, marketing, & networking for the clean & Christian markets




Welcome to the SW Family

No matter where you are in your writing journey – just starting out, working on proposals, looking for an agent, or marketing your book – we’re happy you’re here and we’re happy to help.

– Co-Owners, Cyle Young & Bethany Jett

2022 Serious Writer Contests Open soon.

Your Career. Your Way.

The mission of Serious Writer is to build community within the clean and Christian writing markets, create platform and networking opportunities, teach the most current industry information, and provide free and affordable instruction and training.


The Serious Writer Academy contains workshops and teachings that you’d find at the best writers conferences.  Our instructors are brilliant in their fields and you’ll really enjoy their expertise.


We offer affordable events in various ways: one-day boot camps, 2-3 day conferences, and online webinars, simulcasts, and summits. Many events are recorded and available for replay or online access. 


The Serious Writer Club is a paid membership group where you get exclusive access to weekly live trainings, personalized content, special networking opportunities, and access to the SW team.

Weekly Newsletter

The email newsletter is a fan favorite! Each week you’ll receive industry updates, resources, trainings, and a great “In Case You Missed It” section so you’ll always be up-to-date and in the know!

Award-Winning Blog

The Almost An Author blog has been a Writers Digest top 101 blog for two consecutive years!

Be sure to check it out!

Online Community

Join the growing online community of serious writers in our Family Facebook Group.

We can’t wait to get to know you!

Join us in our Discord server

We're on Discord!

The Serious Writer Family has a new social media platform: Discord! Join us on this free platform and get access to TONS of don’t-miss content not shared anywhere else.