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OWL Fall 2022 Conference

October 28 & 29, 2022

at the Honeysuckle Inn, Branson, MO

Standard room with two queen beds: $75.00 plus tax.

Be sure to mention OWL!
when registering to get the discounted room rate.

Hotel amenities include a hot tub, an indoor and
an outdoor pool, and a free hot breakfast.

OWL membership includes every conference
offered in a year, and more!
No pre-registration.

Yearly dues are $30.

Join Now!

Non-member conference fee: $20.00 at the door.

Any questions? Email Duke at President AT OzarksWritersLeague DOT com.

We've got some outstanding speakers for you:

Phyllis Harris www.phyllisharris.com
Brenda Minton www.brendaminton.net
Linda Apple www.lindaapple.com
1st Page of Your WIP Critique Panel (Details below)
Susan Croce Kelly www.amazon.com/Susan-Croce-Kelly/e/B00I5SWG10


8:45 AM

Registration open, book table set-up/browsing

9:15 AM

Welcome, announcements

9:30 AM

Phyllis Harris—
Patience and Persistence Pave the Road to Publication

10:20 AM


10:30 AM

Brenda Minton—
Know Your Character: Why Backstory Matters

11:20 AM

Elections, raffle

11:40 AM

Lunch, social time, book browsing

1:00 PM

1st Page Critique Panel

1:50 PM

Linda Apple—
Using the Elements to Build Characters

2:45 PM

Break, door prizes

3:00 PM

Susan Croce Kelly—
FAME, WEALTH, POWER My Life as a Writer for Hire

3:50 PM

Wrap-up, welcome new officers and board

How to Submit the First Page of Your Work-in-Progress


• Email your first page to Kim at newsletter@ozarkswritersleague.com.
• Use standard formatting: Times New Roman, 12 point font; double-spaced; 1" margins.
• Due to time constraints, only the first 10 submissions will be accepted.
Deadline for submission is October 15, 2022.
• All submissions kept strictly confidential.

Be brave! Submit now!

Would you like a book sales table
at the conference?

Email President AT OzarksWritersLeague DOT com to reserve one!

But what about the Spring Conference?

If you missed it, you missed one of the best in years!

If you were there, here are some reminders of the fun:

This guy must have some good info. Look how much we're paying attention!

Jan and Russell Friday night. We had fun!

Margarite at Open Mic.

Sean Golden reminding us that rules
are necessary . . . and they don't matter.

Marketing techniques
from Talya Tate Boerner.

Heather Burch gave us the straight scoop
on being a best-selling author.

John Crawford reads poetry during Open Mic.

Michael Fontana on getting published.

Tex Thompson. Wow, what a firecracker!

See you soon!