Category Archives: News

  • 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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  • Magic Moments Unpublished Author Contest

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

    Magic Moments Unpublished Author Contest Any 10 pages when the H/H meet Minimum of 3 detailed critiques provided Final judge Borough’s Publishing editor $100 prize http://heartandscroll.com/contest_MagicMoment_rules.htm

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  • Creative Writing Scholarship

    Posted on August 5, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Contests, News, Opportunites.

    3rd Annual 2015 Daffodil Tea Creative Writing Scholarship WIN $500 Scholarship! ~ Any high-school or home-school senior from a public or private school in Calcasieu Parish may submit. ~ The winning scholarship recipient will read his/her piece aloud at the 2015 Daffodil Tea Presentation Program in April, with event details forthcoming. ~ The scholarship will […]

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  • In the Spotlight: Patricia Dawsey Fox

    Posted on July 31, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Author Spotlight, News.

    Congrats to Patricia Dawsey Fox! Her first book has been published – (62 pages / 5″ X 7″) titled “My Lenten Journey”. It can be found at Crossroads Bookstore in Lake Charles. Forty of her Jim’s prayerful musings are included in the book; one short musings follows each daily Scripture. The Foreword was written by […]

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  • In the Spotlight: Mark Allen

    Posted on July 31, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Author Spotlight, News.

    Congrats to member Mark Allen! He had his first TV interview with Sudiie Landry of AOC Community Access in Lafayette, La. See it on Youtube @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xgRFc431q4k

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  • Arts Council Party!

    Posted on June 16, 2014 by Bayou Writer in News, Opportunites.

    The Arts Council is hosting a party for our patrons to show our appreciation and display to our members how their membership affects the arts locally.   We want to have a mixture of performers and displays of local organizations we represent. The event is Thursday June 26, 2014 from 5:30 to 7:30 at Springhill Suites. […]

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  • Blog By Jessica Ferguson

    Posted on May 21, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Learning Opportunities, Members, News.

    Let’s Support Our Members! Check out this great blog written by on of our Members – Jessica Roach Ferguson! The most recent post features one of our other Members – Sherry Perkins. It’s a great article. Take a read and follow the blog. http://www.realwriter.blogspot.com/ Click Image to read more…

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  • Opportunity – Stonebridge Publications’ Silent Writing Contest

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

    OPPORTUNITY: I am delighted to announce this year’s Stonebridge Publications’ Silent Writing Contest!  The winner will receive a contract for a traditional publishing package at no cost to the author! Manuscripts will be rated and judged by the highly experienced staff of editors at Stonebridge Publications in the following areas: 1) Does the writing style […]

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  • Anthology

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

    Get Writing! Only 3 more weeks until the entries are due! For submission guidelines, go to: http://bayouwritersgroup.com/resources/bwg-2014-anthology-information-guidelines/

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  • Young Writer’s Contest

    Posted on May 4, 2014 by Bayou Writer in Contests, News, Opportunites.
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