At the upcoming Southern California Christian Writers’ Conference that I’ll be directing, we have three wonderful keynote speakers lined up for the three days of the conference. I’d like to introduce one of them to you. Kim Bangs will be giving our Friday keynote session, “The Astonishing Journey.” Kim is the Senior Acquisitions Editor for […]
A warm welcome to my guest blogger, Jenne Acevedo, freelance editor, writer, and speaker. Jenne is the director of PENCON, and I’m thrilled to have her here to tell you all about it! — Are you considering a career in editing? Maybe you’ve been editing for a while and are needing fellowship with other […]
At the upcoming Southern California Christian Writers’ Conference that I’ll be directing, we have three wonderful keynoters lined up for the three days of the conference. I’d like to introduce one of them to you. Karen Ball will be giving our Thursday keynote session, “Get Ready for the Ride of Your Life!” A publishing professional […]
I love Christian writers’ conferences! I attended my first one in the late 1980s at Biola University in La Mirada, California. I’d been helping a friend prepare for the conference, which she was directing, and she said I’d helped so much I could attend for free if I wanted. I couldn’t imagine why I would […]
If you’ve never attended the Mount Hermon Christian Writers Conference but always wanted to go, I have exciting news for you! Mount Hermon is running a First-Timers Contest for the 2017 conference. Ten winners will each receive a full scholarship, including economy lodging and conference meals. There is NO FEE to enter this contest. It is open […]
Most writers’ conferences are held between spring and autumn, taking a break during the big holiday season. For me, Mount Hermon marks the beginning of my conference season (although I sometimes do a small local conference in February).
PENCON 2014 was the first editor convention sponsored by The Christian PEN. It was a great success, and next year’s will be even bigger and better!