New Caleb Criteria and Closing Date

We have received a few inquiries regarding the CALEB entry criteria. SO…we’d like to announce a few changes. These changes will open the competition to more authors being able to enter. These will not affect any entries that have come in, but just open the way for more to be received. CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS –…

Caleb Prize 2017 is Open

Categories for 2017 CALEB Award Published Fiction novel Published Non-Fiction. Published Children’s picture Book. Unpublished Manuscript YA novel. Each book can only be entered in one section. E-books are not eligible in this year’s competition. We hope to expand our categories in future years. Unpublished manuscripts will receive written feed-back from the judges. All entries,…

Sydney Chapter – Meeting Information

The Sydney chapter of Omega Writers kicked off the year with a treat, with author Narelle Atkins joining as guest speaker for the February meeting. Narelle is a very accomplished inspirational romance author in both the Australian and American market and drove all the way from Canberra to be with the group. She has a…

Special guests Hallee Bridgeman and Naomi Reed

Conference – Important Dates and Links

Our national conference is now just a few weeks away and we want to make sure you have these important details at your fingertips. (The photo is of our special guests, Hallee Bridgeman and Naomi Reed). Important dates: 1st Oct    Requests for pre-reading of manuscripts close 7th Oct    Live-in Registrations close 12th Oct  Day Registrations…

Edmund Rice Retreat and Conference Centre Main

YOUR WORDS CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

This years Omega Writers Conference wants to empower you to believe ‘Your Words Can Change the World’. We all have a unique voice and story to be told. My daughter’s anxiety driven screams began a journey that would lead my husband and I to learn that our words could change our daughter’s world.  Who would…

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CALEB Prize Short-listed entries

Thank you to everyone who entered our re-launch of the CALEB Prize and congratulations to all of our short-listed authors. I’m afraid we’re having a slight issue with the website that has stopped me putting in all of the book covers on one page but here is a link to the short-list. Feedback for the…