MCWC features keynotes, panels, 45+ elective workshops, continuing courses,critique sessions, and one-on-one consultations with editors, publishers and agents. Contests inclde cash prizes. Focus is on having the best experts provide personal attention.
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Children's, Fiction, Humor, Journalism, Marketing, Mystery, Non-fiction, Poetry, Publishing, Religion, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Travel, Young Adult
2014: Carol Kent, Bryan Davis, Dave & Cindy Lambert, John Chisum, Tim Haines, Jay Payleitner, Gail Gaymer Martin, Crystal Bowman, Cliff Graham, Lissa Halls Johnson, Eddie Jones, Jim Watkins, Colleen and Newell Cerak
Discounted packages for food and/or lodging-see the website. Double occupancy all-inclusive package is $676. Single occupancy is $698. Daily rates. Cottages available for writers' groups. Located on the shore of Lake Michigan. Scholarships available.
Maranatha Christian Writers' Conference Topliff
Maranatha Christian Writers' Conference
131 Division Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Algonkian Author Salon Commercial Novel Writing Program
The first truly competitive novel writing program created by literary agents, editors, and writers. No time wasting, no gimmicks. Straight talk.
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Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway
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Writing the Rockies
This annual workshop features concurrent tracks in genre fiction, poetry, screenwriting, and publishing, plus keynotes, readings, one-on-one pitch sessions, manuscript critique sessions Jul 22-25, 2015