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Summer Conference

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Registration is open for the OCW 2014 Summer Conference! In order to secure your position as a registered conferee, you must register and make your $100 deposit. There are two ways to do this: 1. Download the registration form PDF file HERE, then fill it out and mail it with your $100 deposit to the address indicated on the form. 2. ... Read More »

2014 Magazine/Newspaper Editors

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If you want to expand your reader-circle, think seriously about submitting to periodical editors. Whether you are writing fiction or nonfiction, you could turn your research into an article or a devotional. Writing for magazines or e-zines gives you publishing experience and a wider (often much wider) audience than a book will—and more immediate compensation. Also, as your career progresses, you can market your books through your bio printed with the articles. It’s a great way to build those bylines. Editors and agents love to find writers with exposure! (Note: Not all of these are paying markets.) Continue reading Read More »

2014 Workshops

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Kim Bangs: To Self-Publish or Not to Self-Publish? That Is a Question We live in a world of multiple options for almost everything, and publishing is certainly no exception. There are many ways to get a book published, but which is the best choice for your work and for your hopes and dreams? We’ll discuss when and if there is ... Read More »

2014 Agents

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Oregon Christian Writers is happy to introduce the wonderful agents joining us for the 2014 summer conference. Pay particular attention to types/genres agents are interested in representing and note: Some agents will accept mini-proposals submitted through the manuscript submission program before the conference. Some will review exclusively at the conference. See the Manuscript Submission (hyperlink) link for general submission guidelines ... Read More »