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From Our Blog
Wednesday April 23, 2014[+]
Dear Writers, Thank you to those of you who entered our Annual Best Opening Contest. After reviewing over 200 entries, we’d like to congratulate our winner and three runner-ups. First Place: Baxter Clare Trautman Lieutenant L.A. Franco glanced at her Timex. Eight fifteen … Continue reading
Saturday April 12, 2014[+]
Dear Writers, Enter to win a tuition scholarship to the 42nd Annual Santa Barbara Writers Conference! Send us your BEST OPENING, up to 50 words — a beginning most likely to compel a reader to turn the page. Email all entries … Continue reading
Thursday June 6, 2013[+]
Register Today for the 2014 Conference
Thank you for your interest in SBWC!
You can sign up today with credit card using our Secure Online Registration Form.
You may register by mail by downloading the registration form (PDF) and submitting it with your payment.
Conference registration is $575 on or before March 15th, and $650 after March 15th.
- Five days of morning, afternoon, and late-night workshops
- Five afternoons of panels (including the Agent Panels)
- Five evenings of world famous author speakers
- Opening night dinner on Saturday, June 7th
- Wine and cheese party Monday evening, June 9th
- Final evening banquet on Thursday, June 12th
Cancellation and refund policy
No refunds will be given after May 10, 2013. Requests for refunds can be made in writing by emailing: email@example.com. A $50 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds.