Writers Workshops Led by The Upper Room Editors

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Looking for ways to sharpen your writing skills? The Upper Room magazine editors speak at a variety of Christian writers' conferences each year.  You are welcome to register for any of those conferences to reap all the benefits of a Christian writers' conference—among which are classes on how to write for The Upper Room.

Here is a list of 2019 conferences (detailed descriptions to come). 

Florida Christian Writers Conference – Leesburg, Florida – March 6-10, 2019

Blue Lake Christian Writers Retreat – Andalusia, Alabama – March 27-30, 2019

Wordsowers Christian Writers Conference – Omaha, Nebraska – April 26-27, 2019

Colorado Christian Writers Conference  Estes Park, Colorado – May 15-18, 2019

SoCal Christian Writers Conference – Fullerton, California – June 20-23, 2019

Oregon Christian Writers Conference  Portland, Oregon – Aug 12-15, 2019

Detailed Course Descriptions

Florida Christian Writers Conference
March 6-10, 2019
Lake Yale Baptist Conference Center, Leesburg, F

Eva Marie Everson & Mark T. Hancock, Directors

Email: FloridaCWC@aol.com
REGISTRATION: https://word-weavers.com/registration
Florida Christian Writers Conference offers writers from teens to seniors the opportunity to interact with editors, agents, professional writers, and readers—offering workshops and continuing classes in a wide array of creative categories.
The Upper Room Associate Editor Susan King will teach a three-hour workshop on writing and publishing meditations for daily devotional magazines, and a one-hour workshop on writing poetry. She will also meet with writers interested in writing for the magazine.

Blue Lake Christian Writers Retreat
March 27-30, 2018
Blue Lake Campground, Andalusia, Alabama

Marilyn Turk – Director – Marilyn Turk

Email: emeraldcoastchristianwriters@gmail.com

REGISTRATION: http://bluelakecwr.com/registr...

Blue Lake Christian Writers Retreat is a special opportunity for aspiring or experienced writers to receive quality instruction from writing professionals in a quiet, retreat-type environment. The retreat offers instruction in writing fiction and nonfiction during morning continuing classes and afternoon workshops. In addition, attendees will be motivated by inspirational speakers and stirring praise and worship by singer/songwriter Lynn DeShazo. All food and lodging is included in the very economical fee.

For more information, email emeraldcoastchristianwriters@gmail.com.
At this conference, The Upper Room associate editor Susan King will be teaching a continuing class, How to Become a Best-selling Author Writing Devotionals and Articles which will focus on analyzing magazine markets and writing and marketing non-fiction devotionals and feature articles.  She will also be teaching a workshop on polishing an author’s writing style for any genre.

Check back for more detailed information about 2019 conferences featuring The Upper Room editors.

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