Our regular meetings take place from 6-8 PM on the fourth Sunday of the month at
Life Point Church
2220 Edgerton St.
(SE corner of Edgerton & Hwy 36. Come to the doors on the upper west side of the building, which face Edgerton Street.)
Carol Topp, CPA “Bookkeeping for Writers”
Michelle Lim “Just the Basics”
Michelle Griep “Research Shmeesearch: Fact Finding for Fiction Writers”
William Kent Krueger – Topic TBD
Erica Vetsch & Gabrielle Meyer “Writing for a Collection”
John Otte “Conflict in Story: Adding Fuel to the Fire”
Janet Kobobel Grant and Wendy Lawton, "The Inside Scoop: Two Agents Dish on Getting Published"
Padelford Riverboat Sightseeing Cruise on the Mississippi River from 12:45 to 3:00 instead of our usual meeting. See our Facebook page for details.
informal meeting for those not attending conference
Stacy Monson & Brenda Anderson “Persevering through Rejection”
NaNoNICE + elections
Workshops / Retreats /
FIRST IMPRESSIONS gives unpublished writers the opportunity to have the first five pages of their Christian fiction manuscript evaluated by an industry professional.
Finalists for the 2017 contest will be announced, November 16.
If you have any questions regarding the contest, please see the contest webpage or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Genesis Contest is the ACFW contest for unpublished Christian fiction writers. The 2018 contest opens January 2. Winners will be announced at the September conference gala. For more information see the contest webpage.
The Carol Awards are ACFW's recognition for the best Christian fiction published by traditional publishing houses in the previous calendar year. The 2018 contest opens January 2. Winners will be announced at the September conference gala. For more information see the contest webpage.