A Sneak Peek at the 2014 South Carolina Writers’ Workshop Conference

This week, Conference Chair Linda Cookingham was kind enough to take time out of her hectic planning schedule to give us a sneak peek at the exciting events on tap for our 2014 Conference. Read on for details:


The 24th Annual 3-day South Carolina Writers’ Workshop will be held October 24th-26th at the Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort. Our theme this year: DISCOVER THE DEPTH IN YOUR WRITING.  Registration begins June 20th at 9 a.m. for early bird specials. This year’s conference is sure to be one of our best. We have something for everyone whether a new writer or seasoned author. Come and meet agents, publishers, editors, and published authors who will be on hand to discuss the craft and give insight into a wide range of genres;   fiction, non-fiction, screenwriters, playwrights, poets, and short story writers. If you desire to enhance your talents, and learn more about publishing, promotions, marketing, blogging, and audiobooks this is the place to be. Check out  www. myscww.org  for more details. Information is being added as we speak.  For questions email: scwwconferencechair@gmail.com

We are also on the lookout for volunteers. If you are interesting in helping, please email scwwconferencechair@gmail.com

Donations for silent auctions and raffles are a hot topic. If you or anyone you know would like to donate please email the same address as above. Items may include gift certificates, wine, crafts, photography, art work, etc. Be creative.

Vendor and exhibit tables are also available. If you or someone you know would like to be a part of that event feature, please contact the same email address.

If anyone has ideas or suggestions to share about this year’s conference, please let us know. Email scwwconferencechair@gmail.com

SCWW is happy to offer our own Playwright Contest.  The winning play will be performed by the Murrells Inlet Community Theatre Friday evening Oct. 24th in front of a live audience that includes attendees and faculty. This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone who ever felt the urge to write a play or to get the play you know if better than good to be performed by talented and experienced people.  Visit http://www.myscwa.org for submission fee and guidelines.  This is time sensitive so don’t wait. For questions email scwwplaywrightcontest@gmail.com    ENTER TODAY! All proceeds go towards the conference.

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