2019 Conference Program


Below you will find a detailed description of each session. Remember to visit Publisher’s Row, where publishers will be waiting to talk to you about your book! Sign up sheets for pitches will be available at each publisher's table. As a participant, you are invited to attend all sessions including the Friday night entertainment and the Saturday Awards Ceremony. If you wish to attend either Friday or Saturday banquets, please purchase tickets in advance as a limited number will be available at the conference.


Thursday, October 10th

2:30 - 5:00 PM

REGISTRATION:

Registration for the conference will be from 2:30 until 5:00 .

OPEN MIC: Sign up at the registration table from 2:30 - 6:30. Bring five double-spaced pages. A STRICT five-minute time limit will be observed.

Share with us what you have worked on since the last conference!


3:00-4:30 PM

SPECIAL EARLY BIRD SESSION:

FINDING YOUR INSPIRATION

In this interactive workshop, Tiffany will show ways and places to find inspiration for your writing, as well as how famous authors found their inspiration. Come ready to share with the group how you find inspiration.


6:30 PM

THURSDAY EVENING WELCOME RECEPTION:

Beginning at 6:30, snacks will be served as well as naughty and nice punch!

Visit with old friends and make new friends!


SPECIAL NOTES:

  • Coffee and tea will be served throughout the day on Friday and Saturday

  • Be sure to sign up at publisher’s row and pitch your book! Fantastic books are available at the author’s tables!

  • Friday evening entertainment and Saturday evening awards banquet are open to attendees even if they dine elsewhere.