Categories for 2017 CALEB Award Published Fiction novel – for fiction books published during the 2016 calendar year. Self published books are eligible. Work must be between 60,000 -100,000 words. Published Non-Fiction – for non-fiction memoirs or biographies published during the 2015 – 2016 calendar year. Self published books are eligible. Published Children’s picture Books…Details
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…Details
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…Details
The Omega Writers Conference committee has finalised this year’s workshop timetable. You can download a copy here: Omega Writers Conference Timetable 2016
Ticket sales are open until October 10th. That’s less than a month away!
Look forward to seeing you there!
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…Details
Omega Writers member, Hazel Barker, will be officially launching her book this Friday at Victoria Point Library in the Lakeside Shopping Centre. Her publisher, Anne Hamilton, from Armour Books, will be introducing Hazel at 10 am.
Click here for a brochure: Hazel Barker poster
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…Details
There’s only a couple of days left for authors to book a table! Workshop tickets can be purchased online or on the day but you don’t need to go to a workshop to benefit from the day. Check our event page for more details.
Congratulations to Beryl for the recent release of Torn Between 2 Loves, a book that details her journey from a troubled past to a bright future with God: Beryl’s life was one of chaos and challenge following her sexual abuse as a child and violent rape as a teen. Struggling with a mind that was chained…Details