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SCWW Conference Faculty Guest Post: Barbara V. Evers

Haven’t Written Your Book?  7 Reasons to Attend a Writers’ Conference by Barbara Evers   “My book’s not finished.  I’ll wait…

Writing and Other Disasters: The Rock Hill Intensive Workshop by J.E.S. Hays

Writing and Other Disasters: The Rock Hill Intensive Workshop by J.E.S. Hays

Why was I sitting in the Starbucks parking lot at O-God-Hundred on a Saturday morning, waiting for the doors to…

SCWW Conference Faculty Guest Post: Joan Y. Edwards

SCWW Conference Faculty Guest Post: Joan Y. Edwards

“Do You Need a Special Writer’s Hat?” by Joan Y. Edwards Image Copyright © 2013 Joan Y. Edwards   I’ve heard…

Canines and Muses by Barbara E. Magera

Canines and Muses by Barbara E. Magera

  My muse visits infrequently and unexpectedly.  She creeps into the night, drags me out of a peaceful slumber and…

SCWW Conference Faculty Guest Post: Aurelia Sands

SCWW Conference Faculty Guest Post: Aurelia Sands

  We’re less than 4 months away from the SCWW already! It’s amazing how time flies. This year, one of…

AMATEURISH WRITING by Bonnie Stanard

AMATEURISH WRITING by Bonnie Stanard

At workshop we critics often disagree about what makes good/bad writing. Some of us defend poor grammar and punctuation as…

SCWW Conference Faculty Guest Post: Helen Aitken

Ten Reasons to Try Newspaper or Magazine Writing by Helen Aitken Sometime in your writing career, an organization or charity…

Critiques, Pitches, and Unburned Bridges

Critiques, Pitches, and Unburned Bridges

  At the first conference I ever attended, I had a version of what would become my first novel in…

Join Us! by Ginny Padgett

Join Us! by Ginny Padgett

  During the three years I served as president of the organization, it was my joy and privilege to foster…

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

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…