Why a Writers Conference?

A Guest Post by Patricia Bradley

Are you one of those individuals who have people wandering around in your head? Maybe you even talk to them. Or maybe you have ideas floating in that gray matter that beg to be put on paper. And maybe no one in your family ‘gets’ you. Even your close friends sometime look at you like you’re from another planet.

Well, I have the perfect place for you. The Mid-South Christian Writers Conference will welcome you with open arms. We understand. We talk to the people in our heads, too. Some of us don’t have people we talk to, but we have these wonderful stories to tell about other people, or places and events. And some of us write devotionals. But rest assured, we want to help you take what’s in your head and put it on paper.

At MSCWC we have workshops that range from beginner to advanced to help you and encourage you in your writing journey. In addition, there will be editors, small press publishers, agents and mentors you can connect with to discuss your short and long range plans. And on Friday night, we have a Meet and Greet where you can mingle with the speakers and other writers.

For you fiction writers out there, Johnnie Alexander and I will have a workshop on deepening your characters. We’ll talk about things like writing emotions into your characters and how to make your characters come alive. And that’s just one of the workshops you’ll encounter at the conference.

So, make plans to attend the MidSouth Christian Writers Conference March 15-16, 2019. You will be glad you did.

Meet Patricia

Winner of an Inspirational Readers’ Choice Award in Suspense, Patricia Bradley lives in North Mississippi with her rescue kitty, Suzy. Her romantic suspense books include the Logan Point Series and the Memphis Cold Case Novels. She also has written sweet romances for Harlequin Heartwarming available as ebooks. Her workshops on writing include online courses with American Christian Fiction Writers and workshops at the Mid-South Christian Writers Conference in Collierville, TN, including one on Scrivener. When she has time, she likes to throw mud on a wheel and see what happens.

Patricia and Johnnie’s Workshop

Creating Characters with Personality and Pizzazz!

To write an unforgettable story, create memorable characters then deepen their emotional connection to your readers. We’ll share ideas for developing well-rounded characters using techniques such as Myers-Briggs Personality Types and “channeling” your character’s inner life. 

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