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Events

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The Italy Conference is March 9-16, 2023.

For more information or to join the waitlist, click the button below.

Past 3-day conferences include:

  • North Carolina Christian Writers Conference [2018, 2019, 2020]
  • Ohio Christian Writers Conference [2017, 2018]
  • Genre & Marketing Intensives – NC [2021, 2022]

Past 1-day “tour stops” included these cities:

  • Pensacola, FL [2019]
  • Tallahassee, FL [2018, 2019]
  • Tampa, FL [2017, 2019, 2020]
  • Atlanta, GA [2018]
  • Cullman, AL [2018]
  • Lexington, SC [2018, 2019]
  • Nashville, TN [2019]
  • Wimberley, TX [2018]
  • Chicago, IL [2019]

Upcoming 2023 Events include:

  • Italy Tour *sold out*
  • Genre & Marketing Intensive – NC 
  • Genre & Marketing Intensive – MI
  • Genre & Marketing Intensive – VA

Podcast

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Season 1 of the Serious Writer podcast is available! Check out the last couple of episodes below.

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Contests

The 2022 contests are now closed. The final round of judging has finished and the winners have been notified. 

The awards ceremony will take place live on November 10 in Orlando, FL.

To see the list of past contest winners, finalists, and semifinalists, click here.