Do you know of a writing conference in your area or an open call for submissions that would would be of interest to LDS writers? If so, please email the information and link(s) to meto be included in next month’s post. Event posts go live on the last Friday of each month.
Note: This listing does not constitute an endorsement by LDS Publisher. It’s for your information only.
Utah Valley Writers Workshop, July 27 & 28, 2012
Co-sponsored by Alpine School District and iWriteNetwork
Alpine School District Office, 575 N 100 E, American Fork, UT
More info at: wewritenetwork.blogspot.com
Write On Con, August 14-15, 2012
Online Writers Conference
More info at: www.writeoncon.com
LDStorymakers Midwest Conference, September 15, 2012
Holiday Inn, Olathe, KS
More info at: ldstorymakers.com
Heritage Writer’s Guild 2012 Writer’s Conference, October 12 & 13, 2012
850 South Bluff Street, St. George, Utah
*Can’t find a website for it but here’s the announcement at LinkedIn
More info at: http://linkd.in/NbMvmB
Call for Submissions/Writing Competitions
Writers Unite to Fight Cancer
Theme: Courage to Thrive
Submission deadline: August 15th, 2012
More info at: writersunitetofightcancer.com
New Multi-Author, Multi-Genre Book Project: Cardinal Directions
Needed: Four authors to help me with an experimental type of series that will include six books.
More info at: www.writermike.com
Our Voices Online Magazine
Accepting article submissions for inspiring stories from you, the reader. Have you had an experience or trial where you learned some important lessons? Have you witnessed some miracles in your life? How about a humorous story? Chances are there are many who will benefit from and be inspired and uplifted by your story.
Submission deadline: Ongoing
More info at: http://ourvoicesmagazine.com/
Four Centuries of Mormon Stories Fiction & Art Contest
Fiction and artwork depicting Latter-day Saints in the 19th, 20th, 21st, and 22nd centuries.
Submission deadline: September
More info at: www.everydaymormonwriter.com
Camp NaNoWriMo, August, 2012
Write 50,000 words in one month
More info at: campnanowrimo.org