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Conferencing 101 with Jane Friedman

Never been to a conference? Don't know what to expect or how to prepare? Publishing gugu Jane Friedman covers all the nuts and bolts, with tips for newbies and veterans and speakers. Find the idea of networking daunting - check out her tips on schmoozing for introverts? Want to meet publishing profe...

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MWA 2019 Poetry Contest Now Open

The Maryland Writers' Association's 2019 Contest is devoted to Poetry. We challenge the poets to help us get a sense of this great state and its people with a poem (or three) about Maryland.  MWA members, or non-MWA members who reside in Maryland, may submit up to three previously unpubli...

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Call for Proposals for 2020 MWA Conference

Submission Deadline  September 6, 2019 EXTENDED - SEND In Your Proposal today Workshop Submissions are now Closed. Do you have information to share with your fellow writers? Are you ready to wow audiences with your expertise? Consider presenting a workshop at the 2020 Maryland Writers&#...

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Registration Now Open! Special Low Rates for MWA Members

All-Day Workshop with Donald Maass: The Emotional Craft of FictionOctober 12, 2019, BWI Hilton. DON'T WAIT. THIS IS BIG! Member low rate: $99 including lunch. We expect to fill this workshop early. Non-members may register after August 1 on a space-available basis at the regular rate of $135. Abo...

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