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Keeping Up with OCW

Susan Maas

Spring Conference Review by Susan Maas, OCW Secretary “When God calls you to be a writer, you go places you never thought you would,” according to Bob Welch, award-winning columnist and book author, who keynoted at the May OCW one-day conference in Eugene. And, he added, we go places we may not want to go. Bob reminded attendees that success ... Read More »

Keeping Up with OCW

Susan Maas

Oregon Christian Writers presented the spring one-day conference on May 19 at Northwest Christian University in Eugene. Writers had a chance to hear inspiring messages and attend informative workshops on subjects ranging from fiction and niche marketing, to social media and the life of an editor. Continue reading Read More »

Spring Keynoter Karen Ball

Keynoter Karen Ball

We Are Streams in the Desert Karen Ball has always loved the power of story. She considers it a gift that she’s been able to use this passion during nearly 30 years in publishing as an executive and acquisitions editor. Karen built and led fiction lines for Tyndale, Multnomah, Zondervan, and B&H Publishing Group. The owner/operator of Karen Ball Publishing ... Read More »

Spring One Day Workshops


Bloom with Writing Workshops Karen Ball will present “Taming the Fiction Dragons,” a hands-on class. You will tackle the most common problems in writing fiction. Bring your work-in-progress and be ready to put what you learn to the test! (Fiction) “Niche Marketing” will be taught by Geni White. Would you like free books to read? Book reviews as a niche ... Read More »