Bartlett Christian Writers meets on the second Saturday of each month.
9:00 a.m to 11:30 a.m.
New Hope Christian Church
3300 Kirby Whitten Rd.
All writers including non-members are invited to attend meetings and special events.
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New Anthology Project
Yes, finally. This is a real book complete with ISBN#, which will be sold worldwide on Amazon and available in bookstores.
We are happy to announce our new "You Know When ... " - Anthology Series. Prepare a submission for one of the topics listed below. See guidelines below.
First Draft Deadline for Critique
April 12, 2014
1. You Know You’re an Old Foggy When...
(Funny Senior Moments)
2. You Know You Survived Childhood When...
(Therapeutic Childhood Memories – Funny, Sad, Mad, or Crazy)
3. You Know You’re an American When...
(Yep, this is America...moments of realization and gratitude for living in America)
4. You Know It’s Christmas When...
(Official Christmas moments as a child or adult. (Precious memories or Funny times) Ex: Grandma gets run over by an reindeer, Dad gets out the snowblower, Mom starts baking certain cookies or pies, (National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation moments) Christmas tree goes up in smoke, Santa falls off the roof, Dog eats reindeer antlers, etc.
Submissions Guidelines: (Follow these exactly)
Any subs received that do not follow guidelines will be sent back for reformatting and may be resubmitted before the final draft deadline.
Maximum 1500 words or less, Only one sub per author, 1 inch margins, Double Spaced, 12 pt., Times Roman Font, Headers (Right side only, last name / piece title / pg #), No footers. All contact information upper left hand corner (must include author name, email address, phone number, author website, if available), Title and Text begin 1/3 down the page.
Only 20 to 25 submissions will be accepted for publication. The BCW Board of Directors will be the final judges on which pieces are accepted.
VOL. I, II, III, IV, V & VI
This series is now retired, but are still available to the general public for a $3.00 donation - here on this site and locally. To purchase copies, please go to the web store page or make a donation - click here.
April 12, 2014
Get an overview of what this local Christian publishing company has to offer.
Bart Dahmer, Founder & Managing Partner of Innovo Publishing, LLC.
and Sales & Marketing Representative Lindsay Olford will offer a presentation overview and materials to help you decide which publishing options are right for you.
Q&A will follow
Critique Circle for First Drafts
First Draft Anthology Subs Due
May 10, 2014
John and Maxie Hellmann
Maxie is the author of
"From Our Wicked Ways"
To learn more about
Heal Our Land Ministries
Second Drafts of Anthology Submissions Due
June 14, 2014
due to VBS Activities