Tag Archives: summer conference

Mentor Appointments

We are pleased to offer half-hour career mentoring appointments where you can sit face-to-face with an experienced professional author to ask advice about craft, marketing, goal-setting, or the business of writing. Mentoring appointments are not just for new authors. A writer can benefit from wise counsel at any stage of his or her career. An appointment might include a brief prayer, if requested.

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2014 Summer Conference

The OCW summer conference is becoming known as one of the country’s best Christian writing conferences, with top editors, agents, and award-winning authors dedicated to helping you reach your writing goals. We are planning 12 coaching classes and 30 workshops for both advanced and beginning instruction in fiction, nonfiction, memoir, devotionals, magazine articles, writing for children, poetry, marketing, and intensive critique.

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Cascade Writing Contest 2014

 The 2014 OCW Cascade Writing Contest will open February 14, and the deadline for entries will be March 30. Judges include top professionals in the field of Christian writing and publication. Awards will be presented to the winners during the annual Summer Conference at the Red Lion on the River in Portland, 7:00 p.m., August 6, 2014. You do not …

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2013 Summer Conference Schedule

Any changes will be posted here on the website. You may also download a printable version of schedule: PDF Version of Schedule (requires the free Adobe Reader) Monday, August 12 2:00–4:00: Registration 3:30–4:30: Welcome and Orientation 4:45–5:55: Agent Panel followed by Magazine Panel 6:00–7:00: Dinner 7:15–8:45: Worship and Keynote Address with Liz Curtis Higgs 9:00–9:45: Nite Owls – A. “First Pages: …

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SC 2013 Director’s Letter

Summer Conference – August 12-15, 2013 OCW’s Summer Coaching Conference is becoming known as one of the country’s best Christian writing conferences, with top editors, agents, and authors coaching 12 intensive morning classes and 30 one-hour afternoon workshops. We’d love to have you join us! “There’s something about OCW that makes it a standout among writing conferences. It’s a tangible …

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