Bartlett Christian Writers

Build Your Publishing Dreams


9:00AM to 12:00PM

Second Saturday of each month

Coffee & Donuts

New Hope Christian Church

3300 Kirby Whitten Rd.

Bartlett, TN 38134

Newcomers welcome!

3300 Kirby Whitten Rd. Bartlett, TN 38134

Upcoming Events:

September 10, 2016

Contributing author of the bestselling

Chicken Soup for the Soul,

Jeri McBryde


Write a Novel in 30 Minutes

Followed by critique time

(Bring 7 copies of up to 1000 words double-spaced for feedback.)

7th Annual Christian Writers Retreat:

"Developing A Platform"

October 8, 2016

9:00AM - 5:00PM

Decatur Trinity Christian Church

2449 Altruria Rd, Memphis, TN 38134

COST: $30.00 w/ Chick-Fil-A lunch

$25.00 without lunch

Registration Open Now

Contact Elizabeth Garrett:


  • Workshops
  • Q&A Panel
  • Door Prizes
  • Fun, Food, Fellowship
  • Networking

Workshop Hosts

Gary Keith

Worship Leader

Johnnie Alexander

Author and Inspirational Speaker

"What is a Christian Writer?"

Helen Nazzaro

CEO of Nazzaro & Price Publishing

"The Three Main Components of Platform: Internet Presence, Publication Credits, and Marketing"

Jens Lodholm

Owner of Axiom Computer Services

"How to Create a FREE Website or Blog"

Londa Hayden

Author, Teacher

"Why You Need Internet Presence"

Cheryl Smart

Publication Specialist

"How to Build a Writing Portfolio"

Elizabeth Maynard Garrett

Marketing Expert

"How to Build a Marketing Strategy, Positioning, 

Social Media"


November 12, 2016

Author, speaker, and editor

Tracy Crump


"Writers' Rights"

Suggested Reading:

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