Tips to Make Your 15-Minute Appointments a Success

By DiAnn Mills @DiAnnMills The Blue Ridge Conference is fast approaching, and writers are polishing their manuscripts and proposals One of the conference highlights is the ability for the writer to schedule two face-to-face appointments with an agent, editor, or professional writer. We want that event to be a positive experience for you. Over the […]

Friday Faculty Five

Ben Wolf & Lindsey Brackett & Lynn Blackburn

Faculty Five Ben Lindsey Lynn

Welcome to this week’s faculty five. We hope you’re enjoying getting to know our 2017 faculty as they share five fun  and interesting facts about themselves! This week, we’ve got Splickety’s Ben Wolf and Lindsey Brackett, as well as romantic suspense writer Lynn Blackburn. Ben Wolf I went to Australia as a 7th grader and […]

Returning to The Conference a Published Author

by Felicia Bridges @FBridges272 Seven years ago, I stood in the check-in line in Pritchell Hall at Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference for the first time. My first writers conference, it was also the first time I took a step of faith to follow the calling God placed in my heart many years before. […]

Friday Faculty Five

Beth Patch & Katara Patton & Michelle Cox

We’re getting closer to conference! Only five weeks left! Welcome to this week’s edition of our Faculty Five, where we’re getting to know our faculty by learning five fun (or at least interesting) facts about them. Up this week is Beth Patch from CBN, Katara Patton of Esteem Publishing, and Michelle Cox of 18 Summers. […]

Headshots at Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference

Everything You Need to Know to Get Yours

By Mary Denman  @MaryDenman One of my favorite times of year is May. Why? Because of Blue Ridge! There’s something so special about the conference, the people, the teaching and the worship. And for me, one of the great parts is meeting YOU. As the conference photographer, I think I have the best job there. […]

Friday Faculty Five

Rhonda Rhea & Vicki Crumpton & Jevon Bolden

Welcome to this week’s Friday Faculty Five with Rhonda Rhea, Vicki Crumpton, and Jevon Bolden. Someone is made from the same metals as her bike. Someone is seriously lacking sleep (or was for 12 years, at least). And someone loves to say “Yes!” Find out who below. Rhonda Rhea Anytime I’m in a counseling situation […]

Friday Faculty Five

Cyle Young & Aaron Gansky & Jesse Florea

Blue Ridge Conference

Welcome to our Blue Ridge Conference faculty five post for this week! Today we’ll learn more about Cyle Young, Aaron Gansky, and Jesse Florea, all of whom hold more than one position (writer, agent, publisher, editor, teacher…) Cyle Young Even when I’m tired I do the “Hippy Hop”… My niece told me this. I’m not […]

2017 Blue Ridge Conference Genre Night

By DiAnn Mills @DiAnnMills In less than 2 short months, the 2017 Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference will be in full swing—teaching, speaking, agent and editor appointments, awards, and fun! We are so excited for you and praying God’s blessing on every detail. Genre Night is a favorite tradition at the Blue Ridge. For […]

Friday Faculty Five

Tosca Lee & Lynette Eason & Paula Mowery

Tosca Lee

Welcome to our faculty five post, where you’ll learn five fun facts about the BRMCWC 2017 faculty. This week, we’ll hear from authors Tosca Lee & Lynette Eason, as well as Paula Mowery, acquisitions editor from Prism Book Group, an imprint of Pelican Book Group. Tosca Lee Last year I married my love–a single father […]