Write for a Reason
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
CROSSROAD COMMUNITY CHURCH
20864 State Forest Road
Georgetown, DE 19947
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Gayle Roper "Writing When Life Happens"
Gayle Roper has been in love with story for as long as she can remember, whether reading one or writing one. She has authored more than 50 books. She has won the Carol Award, the RITA Award, a Romantic Times Book Report Reviewer’s Choice Award, and finaled repeatedly in the Christys. She has won the Holt Medallion three times and twice her titles have won the Inspirational Readers Choice Award. Her nonfiction title, A Widow’s Journey, won the 2015 Golden Scroll Award as the best nonfiction of the year. Romantic Times Book Report has given her the Lifetime Achievement Award. Several writers conferences including Mount Hermon CWC, Florida CWC, and Greater Philadelphia CWC have cited her for her contributions to the training of writers. She lives in Southeastern PA where she enjoys her family, her friends, and eating out. To learn more about Gayle, CLICK HERE.
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CONFERENCE COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Betty Kasperski and Judi Folmsbee (co-directors), Judy Adams,
Marilyn Emanuel, Rebecca Jones
QUESTIONS? Call Betty Kasperski at 302.381.3198 or Judi Folmsbee at 302.684.3603.
HISTORY: The tenth Vine & Vessels Christian Writers Conference was held on October 20, 2018. At the end of the conference, Joyce Sessoms and Betty Jarmon announced they were co-directing it for the last time. Betty Kasperski and Judi Folmsbee have picked up the baton to carry on! They will host the FIRST Delmarva Christian Writers Conference on October 19, 2019, at the same location, using the same one-day timeframe.