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Introducing the Florida Writers Association (FWA)
 
Join us for the 2014 13th Annual Florida Writers Conference
 October 24 - 26, 2014 - Lake Mary, FL.

If you haven't been in a while, this is the year to go!

Find details here.

Registration and conference related purchases are no longer available online.  Please come to the conference to register in person.  We're looking forward to seeing you there!




7th Annual Florida Writers Foundation Celebrity Workshop proudly presents Marie Bostwick
Online registration is closed - but onsite registration opens at 8:30 AM.
Workshop being promptly at 9 AM - ending at 4 PM
Lunch is included.  Hope to see you there!




Fall is in the air, which means it's almost time to gather all writers together.  Follow the link below to get a sneak peek at the 2014 Florida Writers Annual Conference program.  Find everything you ever wanted to know about the conference!  The information included is current as of September 1st, so there will be some changes before the event, including more door prizes and more books for sale.  The program is 100 pages long, so check it over now to get the most from this year's conference.

2014_Conf_Program.pdf
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Conquer the Conference with Confidence

In the podcast Words that Matter with Eric Sheridan, 2014 Conference Faculty Chairperson Jennie Jarvis discusses some pretty handy tips on how to get the most from any conference, with special focus on - you guessed it - our annual conference.

  
                                                                                      Listen here.



Mary Burton, Person of Renown for FWA Collection #6 - The First Step has selected this year's top ten winners.  Congratulations!

  1. Wild Rose, Karen Dillon                                          6.  Lethal Injection, Judy Harte
  2. Hunger Pangs, Mark McWaters                               7.  High Flight, Ian Darling
  3. Wreckage, Micki Browning                                      8.  Shadows of War, Frank T. Masi               
  4. A Walk in the Park, Robert Alan                              9.  My First Day on the Job, Charles Harris
  5. It Was a Dark and Stormy Night, Michael Goldcraft  10. Te Amo, Catherine Giordano

Click here to view the names of all 60 winning authors.




Pre-Order your copy today!

 
 


FWA Collection #6  - The First Step
The winners have been chosen for this collection with Person of Renown, Mary Burton.  View the list of winning authors by clicking on the link at the top of the page.


Florida Writers Foundation announces the Annual Celebrity Workshop.  Internationally renowned author Marie Bostwick will host her all-day workshop, “Conception to Completion: A Bestselling Author’s Guide to Writing,” which is a tax-deductible seminar offering an opportunity to meet and learn from the acclaimed NYT bestselling author and master of warm, compelling fiction.  Click here for more information.

Know a youth writer?  FWA has a special program just for them. Click here to visit our Youth Writers website.

We're also proud to announce our first Youth Writers Collection.  We're also proud that the three winning writers from our Youth Writers Collection competition will be published in a special section at the end of
Collection #6.                                       


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