Upcoming Events

Do you know of a writing conference in your area or an open call for submissions that would would be of interest to LDS writers? If so, please email the information and link(s) to meto be included in next month’s post. Event posts go live on the last Friday of each month.

Note: This listing does not constitute an endorsement by LDS Publisher. It’s for your information only.

Writing Conferences

LDStorymakers Midwest Conference, September 15, 2012
Holiday Inn, Olathe, KS
More info at: ldstorymakers.com

Heritage Writer’s Guild 2012 Writer’s Conference, October 12 & 13, 2012
850 South Bluff Street, St. George, Utah
*Can’t find a website for it but here’s the announcement at LinkedIn
More info at: http://linkd.in/NbMvmB


Call for Submissions/Writing Competitions

New Multi-Author, Multi-Genre Book Project: Cardinal Directions
Needed: Four authors to help me with an experimental type of series that will include six books.
Submission deadline: ?
More info at: www.writermike.com

Four Centuries of Mormon Stories Fiction & Art Contest
Fiction and artwork depicting Latter-day Saints in the 19th, 20th, 21st, and 22nd centuries.
Submission deadline: September ?
More info at: www.everydaymormonwriter.com

Our Voices Online Magazine
Accepting article submissions for inspiring stories from you, the reader.  Have you had an experience or trial where you learned some important lessons?  Have you witnessed some miracles in your life?  How about a humorous story? Chances are there are many who will benefit from and be inspired and uplifted by your story.
Submission deadline:
More info at: http://ourvoicesmagazine.com/




Camp NaNoWriMo, August, 2012
Write 50,000 words in one month
More info at: campnanowrimo.org