Category Archives: News

  • 2015 Officers

    Posted on December 7, 2014 by Bayou Writer in General, Members, News.

    Congrats to the newly elected officers for 2015! President – Cliff SeiberVice President – Sherry Perkins Secretary – Debbie Sonnier Treasurer – Beth Savoie Member at Large – Linda Todd Historian – Merrilyn Williams Publicist – Cory Conner Membership – Michele Abshire Newsletter – Mark Wayne Allen *Appointed Webmaster – Tara Wainwright*Appointed Conference Chair – […]

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  • 2014 Conference Contest Winners

    Posted on November 14, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Author Spotlight, Conference, Contests, Members, News.

    A BIG CONGRATS to our Conference Contest Winners! Robert Downer won On the Wall with “Zipper.” Members only winners were: Winners in fiction were Jan Rider Newman, first, with “Storm Surge;” Linda F. Todd with “The Little Yellow Doll,” second, and  Merrilyn Williams with “The Letter,” third place. Winners in poetry were Angie K. Dilmore, […]

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  • FIFTH ANNUAL HECTOR SAN MIGUEL MEMORIAL AWARD LUNCHEON

    Posted on November 14, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Events, General, News.

    VETERAN WAR CORRESPONDENT MOLLY MOORE KEYNOTE SPEAKER FOR FIFTH ANNUAL HECTOR SAN MIGUEL MEMORIAL AWARD LUNCHEON Bobby Dower to be recognized posthumously for excellence in journalism at Dec. 4 luncheon hosted by L’Auberge Casino Resort; tickets on sale tomorrow. For more info, download the flyer HERE.  

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  • Dinner at the Harlequin

    Posted on November 4, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Conference, News.

    For more upcoming events, go to http://eepurl.com/7wpQ1  

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  • Book Day 2014

    Posted on October 15, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Author Spotlight, News.

    Don’t miss this FUN Book Event!

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  • JOURNEYS Release

    Posted on October 4, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Anthology, Author Spotlight, News.

    JOURNEYS is now available for purchase! Whether it’s space academy, finding God, fighting wars, or bringing your cat to a psychiatrist, life takes us many interesting places. Some roads we choose. Some are chosen for us. But all have to be traveled. Join Bayou Writers Group as they explore life’s journeys in their new anthology. […]

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  • Anthology News

    Posted on October 2, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Author Spotlight, News.

    GREAT NEWS – Our large order of the Anthology came yesterday! They will be on sale at Saturday’s meeting for $8 each. We’ll see you there!

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  • Members Only Contest NEWS

    Posted on September 23, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Contests, News, Opportunites.

    The Member Only Contest POETRY Submission Deadline has been extended to SEPTEMBER 30TH! We want your entries! For rules & guidelines, go to http://bayouwritersgroup.com/conferences_and_contests/members-only-contest-2014/

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  • BWG Anthology – Journeys

    Posted on September 6, 2014 by Bayou Writer in General, Members, News.

    We are releasing our first ANTHOLOGY called JOURNEYS. It will feature poetry and prose from members. We hope you enjoy it. JOURNEYS will be available on Amazon on October 4th, 2014. Both paperback and ebook formats will be released.

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  • WRITER’S DIGEST’S POPULAR FICTION AWARDS

    Posted on August 9, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Contests, News, Opportunites.

    Hurry! the Early-Bird Deadline is September 15! Q: What do these great writers have in common? Robert Heinlein. J.K. Rowling. Stephen King. Raymond Chandler. Patricia Highsmith. Nora Roberts. A: They’d all be eligible to enter Writer’s Digest’s Popular Fiction Awards. If you’ve written a short story that could give these pop-fiction greats a run for […]

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