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Saturday, May 7, 2016

Don't Miss this One: The All Write Now! Conference at SEMO July 16

SEMO
All Write Now! Location
If you haven't signed up for the All Write Now! Conference already, you still have time.

This year's Conference at SEMO in Cape Girardeau, MO, will be July 16. Conference organizers have scheduled a variety of speakers including agents, editors, publishers, and award-winning writers. Other highlights include several contests, one-on-one critiques, a slush-pile workshop, on-site book sales, and door prizes!

The contest deadline is quickly approaching.

Writers of poetry, short stories, essays, middle grade, or flash fiction works have until May 15th to submit.

The good news is:

You don't have to attend the conference to submit and win!!!

The entry fee is modest (only $10 per entry).

And . . . previously published works are eligible to win!

Read complete guidelines here.

Here are the AWN! deadlines to watch:  

May 1st - June 27th - Standard registration is $85

May 15th - Last day to submit writing contest entries

June 15th - Last day to receive the group discount rate at the Pear Tree Inn. 

June 20th - Last day to submit sponsor ads (need setup time for the brochure)

June 25th - Last day to submit critique pieces, which cost an additional fee. 

June 27th - Last day to register for the conference and sign up for free pitches. 

July 1st - Last day to request the bookstore order your books.

July 16th - Last day to have pieces copied and ready for the Slush Pile Workshop.

For complete information, including names of faculty and schedule, visit the AWN website.


6 comments:

Sioux said...

Thanks for the information, Donna. I'll have to think about it. It DOES sound like a great conference.

Donna Volkenannt said...

Hi Sioux,
Last year's was very good, and I'm hoping this year's will be as well.

K9friend said...

I'm signed up and looking forward to it!

Pat
Critter Alley

Donna Volkenannt said...

Hi Pat,
I'm signed up too! I think there will be a nice showing from C&C.

Marcia G. said...

All registered. Working on contest submissions. Glad to see a bunch of us are going!

Donna Volkenannt said...

Yay, Marcia! So glad you are able to go to this one.