Writing For Life Conference 2016

Don’t miss the SDCWG Fall Conference on Saturday, October 22 from 9am-4pm at Maranatha Chapel in Rancho Bernardo

Register today! $120

Not a member? No problem! Join the SDCWG today and get and member priority for faculty consultation signups.

October 22, 2016

Main Stage Speakers

Bestselling Author Bodie Thoene

thoenesSmallBODIE AND BROCK THOENE (pronounced Tay-nee) have written over 65 works of historical fiction. Over thirty-five million of these best-selling novels are in print. Eight ECPA Gold Medallion Awards affirms what millions of readers have already discovered–the Thoenes are not only master stylists but experts at capturing readers minds and hearts.

Bodie began her writing career as a teen journalist for her local newspaper. Eventually her byline appeared in prestigious periodicals such as U.S. News and World Report, The American West, and The Saturday Evening Post. She also worked for John Waynes Batjac Productions (she is best known as author of The Fall Guy) and ABC Circle Films as a writer and researcher. John Wayne described her as a writer with talent that captures the people and the times! She has degrees in journalism and communications.

NY Times Bestselling Author Lynn Vincent

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Our fall writers conference is for all writers–beginners to professionals, and those who are wondering if this is what they are called to do. Our workshops offer instruction in how to get started, self-publishing, fiction, non fiction, marketing, book proposals, screen writing, script writing, journalism, as well as spiritual inspiration —and more. You can see a complete list subjects by going to the Faculty page here.


fall conferenceThis conference is designed to instruct, inspire and let you meet the writers, editors, and publishers who are committed to helping you write, get published and follow the Lord’s call on your life. We’re here to help you use your gifts.

Reminder: Guild members receive priority for faculty consultation signups. Signup numbers are awarded in the order your paid registration is received. So, as always, we encourage you to join the Guild and to sign up early in order to receive the consultation of your choice.

Take Interstate 15 to Rancho Bernardo Road or Camino Del Norte. I-15 northbound turn left, southbound turn right. Proceed westbound on either RB Road or Camino Del Norte to Camino San Bernardo. RB Road, turns left. Camino Del Norte, turns right. Proceed on Camino San Bernardo to Coastwood Road.

Refund Policy

  • Before 10/1/2016: %90
  • Before 10/10/2016: 50%
  • After 10/10/2016: 0