Indiana Faith and Writing Conference

Previous Workshop Descriptions

We have previously offered workshops on Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Screenwriting, the Writing Life, the Spiritual Practice of Writing, Publishing, and Special Topics. Listed are some of our favorite sessions from recent years. 

Writing Fantasy for a Christian Market, Michele Israel Harper

Write it Brief(ly): Flash Fiction & Flash Creative Nonfiction, Nathaniel Lee Hansen

Hacking Your Poem: How to Take a Bad, Good, or Nearly Perfect Poem and Make it Better, David Wright

The Power of Point of View, Angela Jackson-Brown

Show and Tell and Show Around: On Learning How and When to Submit Your Work, Angela Doll Carlson

The Slow Build of a Sustainable Writing Career, Ed Cyzewksi

Courageous Composing at the Cross(roads): Reconciliation, Race, Privilege, and Empathy, Mary-Alice Trent

The Ties That Bind: Finding a Structure for Your Nonfiction, Sarah M. Wells

Editors Read Book Proposals, Not Manuscripts, Terry Whalin

Writing the Ekphrastic Poem, Marci Rae Johnson

Writing from Scripture, Tania Runyan

lowercase faith: Paradox & the Art of Spirit in Memoir, Bryan Parys

Soup Beans and Sweet Potato Pie: Writing Fiction with Authentic Regional Flavor, Deborah Miller-Fox

Building a Better Box: the Literary Art of Flash Fiction, Aaron Housholder

Writing the Spiritual Memoir, Liz Boltz Ranfeld

Screenwriting Secrets to Writing Great Characters & Great Scenes, Neville Kiser

Finding Success in the YA and Middle Grade Markets, Alex Marestaing