Meet the Authors Event – October 12

Brandon Christian Writers will have a display table (or two+) at the Brandon Arts Council “Meet the Authors” event on Sunday, October 12, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM. The meeting will be in the garden at Perfect Pieces Boutique, 585 S. Kings Avenue in Brandon.

Perfect Pieces Boutique

Enjoy desserts, network with other writers, expand your exposure, and sell some books.
Volunteers are needed to represent those BCW authors unable to attend. Please contact us with your availability to attend and help.

July Meeting Reminder

Don't Forget


Remember to join us Thursday night, July 24, at 7:00 PM.

At our meeting we will spend time critiquing the words you bring to share! This month’s prompt should you need one is, “A Song to Remember.” Feel free to craft a poem, 55-word story, or a personal memoir.

Please note the room change for this month’s meeting. We will meet in room 421 of Disciples’ Hall* at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 3315 Bryan Road, Brandon, FL 33511.

Group information and critique guidelines are attached below. For more information, contact

*Disciples’ Hall is the big, white building, and the entrance is in the center of the sidewalk under the arches. Go up the steps or elevator.

BCW- Details Handout.doc.

Save the Date for FIWR 2014

This year’s Florida Inspirational Writers Retreat will be held on October 4, 2014 at the Cedarkirk Retreat & Conference Center.

The retreat will feature presentations by Cheri Cowell, Barbara Routen, Terry O’Grady, Timothy Barrios, Wright Ellinger, as well as workshop directors Debora Coty and Ruth Ellinger. The keynote speaker for this year’s event is Ronda Storms.

Please see the attached brochure for additional event and registration information.

FIWR 2014 Brochure