2018 A Bridge to Publication Conference

Save The Date!

October 13, 2018

Find the Place!

Central School Arts & Humanities Center

809 Kirby Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601 

See Who's Speaking!

Michael Bracken: Decision-Tree Story Creation


L Diane Wolfe: Market Your Books Like a Professional


Gina Ardito: Ten-Hut! Fall in for Basic Boot Camp!


Jerica Guillory:  The Key to Publication, Inspiration, & Motivation


John M Floyd: Writing & Selling Short Stories


Conference Schedule

7:30-8:00 Doors Open for

Registration

8:00-8:15 Welcome

8:15-9:15 Marketing Your Books Like a

Professional

9:15-9:30 Break

9:30-10:30 Writing and Selling Short

Stories

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-11:45 Ten Hut! Basic Boot Camp,

Part I

11:45-12:45 Lunch/Bookstore

12:45-1:45 Ten Hut! Basic Boot Camp,

Part II

1:45-2:00 Break

2:00-3:00 Decision-Tree Story Creation

3:00-3:15 Break

3:15-4:15 The Key to

Publication, Inspiration and Motivation

4:15-4:30 Closing Remarks


Details HERE for "On the Wall" Contest  

Conference Registration Details

Tickets Nonrefundable but Transferable


Members--$50

Nonmembers--$55

*Students--$25 with valid ID*

At the Door--$60


*SPECIAL* E-Prime Ticket $100

1 conference ticket

Special door prize entry at conference

Name/Company Listed in registration package and on social media.


*NOTE! Online registration closes October 10


Limited Number of Scholarships (Download form below)


REGISTER ONLINE USING PAYPAL BUTTON BELOW


OR


DOWNLOAD & FILL OUT THE REGISTRATION FORM AND MAIL TO:


BAYOU WRITERS GROUP

Attn: Conference Registration

P.O. Box 1402

Lake Charles, LA 70602


*STUDENTS - Please email a copy of your ID to: bayouwritersgroup@hotmail.com


 

Ready to Publish? Sign up at the door to speak with L. Diane Wolfe, owner of Dancing Lemur Press, LLC.

Raffle Prize

Dainty in Pink

 

As she has in years past, local artist and BWG Member, Marcia Dutton has donated this beautiful 16" x 20" Geclee painting as a raffle gift to one lucky winner at the conference!


Raffle tickets will be on sale throughout the conference.

Conference Registration Form

Download the form and   

MAIL (with your check) TO:


BAYOU WRITERS GROUP

Attn: Conference Registration

P.O. Box 1402

Lake Charles, LA 70602


*Students Please Mail a Copy of Your School ID!*

Final-2018 Conference Brochure (pdf)

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Don't Forget to Download & Mail Your COMPLETED Application!

BWG Scholarship Application

If you or someone you know would benefit from attending our annual conference OR joining our group but can't afford the fees, Bayou Writers Group issues up to 4 scholarships annually (2 membership & 2 conference). Download and complete the application and either mail or email according to the directions.

BWG Scholarship Guidelines-Application 2018 (doc)

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