Tag Archives: 2015 Summer Conference

Summer Conference

Summer Conference Revisited – “Being Salt and Light” by Lindy Jacobs, OCW Summer Conference Director Our many prayers of the last year were answered as more than 225 writers, staff, and faculty gathered to worship, study, and fellowship at the 26th OCW Summer Conference in Portland August 10–13. Fifty-seven attended our first-ever early bird session, “Book Promotions Boot Camp.” Our …

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Plot vs Character

Plot vs Character in Youth Fiction by YA Agent Sally Apodek  Team Character or Team Plot? If you would have asked me several years ago what was most important to me as a reader of middle grade and young adult books—plot or character—I would have said character. No hesitation. Readers Love Characters I fell in love with reading as a child …

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2015 Cascade Writing Contest

The 2015 OCW Cascade Writing Contest is now closed. Thank you for your participation!  The 2015 OCW Cascade Writing Contest is now open, and the deadline will be 11:59 p.m. (PDT) March 31. Judges include top professionals in the field of Christian writing and publication. Awards will be presented to the winners during the annual OCW Summer Conference at the Red Lion …

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2015 Summer Conference Faculty

We are pleased to announce the following outstanding faculty will be joining us: Agents Sally Apokedak (Children’s) of Les Stobbe Literary Karen Ball of the Steve Laube Agency Don Jacobson of D.C. Jacobson Associates Greg Johnson of WordServe Literary Group Mary Keeley of Books and Such Literary Wendy Lawton of Book and Such Literary Chip MacGregor of MacGregor Literary Tamela Hancock …

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2015 Summer Conference Update

Plan Now to Attend the Summer Conference, August 10–13 by Lindy Jacobs, Summer Conference Director “Being Salt and Light” (Matthew 5:13–16)

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