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.
HONE YOUR SKILLS
LEARN WRITING TECHNIQUES
INDUSTRY INSIDER INFORMATION
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 Anthology project - "Looking Through The Rear View Mirror." This title theme should help broaden the focus for all submissions and accommodate our authors to write what they know.
Please write true stories from your childhood or past experiences which have helped shape you into the person you are today. All occasions, seasons, genres, happy or sad are accepted.
Any Draft Accepted for Critique
Deadline To Be Determined
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.
Absolutely No Profanity or any other offensive inappropriate language which is contrary to a Christian worldview and understanding.
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 some 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.
August 9, 2014
New Members Brunch
Meet & Greet
Shelia E. Lipsey
Award Winning Author
will offer her books
and speak briefly
about her latest ventures.
Share Your Best Stories
in Critique Circle
September 13, 2014
Final Preparations for
Annual Retreat in October
October 11, 2014
Christian Writers Retreat
One Day Only (9:00-5:00)
Decatur Trinity Christian Church
2449 Altruria Rd./ Summer Ave. (I70)
Bartlett, TN 38134
Enjoy the beautiful fall weather and Worship & Praise in the Amphitheater
Bonnie Lasley Harker
"Seeing Jesus' Love In First Corinthians Thirteen"
- Tracy Crump -
The Submissions Process
- Nick Nixon -
Working with An Illustrator
- Doyne Phillips -
The Business Side of Publishing
- Gary Fearon -
The Innards of Novel Graphics and Layout
to qualify for Door Prizes
Contact Londa Hayden