Check out all the adorable Bed & Breakfasts in Eureka Springs.

Nothing in Eureka Springs is very far from the Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center. So if you want to stay at another hotel, or a wonderful B & B, just do a little searching online. And it wouldn’t hurt to ask if you might get a discount for attending the Ozark Creative Writers Conference. […]

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Win a Free Friday Night Buffet Ticket!

Win a Free Buffet Ticket for Friday night! Be the twentieth person to register for the OCW conference and meals and we’ll reimburse you for your Friday night Buffet ticket.

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OCW Attendees are a Talented Bunch!

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The attention that we received  for our 2014 conference is exciting. The attendance was wonderful and our speakers and board have been amazing in making this happen. The other day on Facebook, Thomas Eaton wrote to say he’d be there. He’s a writer living in Arkansas, plus he was a student of Doctor Susan Swartwout […]

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Robert Knott was a wonderful speaker at OCW

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If you watched the movie Appaloosa, you’ve seen some of Robert Knott’s work. Writer, actor, producer, Robert does it all. His latest novel, Bull River, written for the estate of Robert B. Parker, has been an instant success.  Knott’s heritage is steeped in show business. His grandparents owned and operated a traveling tent show that […]

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Opportunity for Publishers at OCW

We would love to have your publishing company attend our conference to give the writers who have been loyal to us over the years a better oppotunity to see their work published. We have a very varied and talented collection of people who are loyal to Ozark Creative Writers each year, and on this, our […]

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Printable Registration Form

We are working on our PayPal account to set up a shopping cart for your convenience when registering on the website. We also have a pdf printable registration form if you’d like to register early and mail a check. OCW Printable Registration Form    

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Ozark Creative Writers is the Place to Be!

Our Speaker line up this year is amazing. Check back on the speaker’s page on this website as we will be posting all our speakers information there. We are also looking for OCW ambassadors. If you’d like to get more information about this program, contact Lou at louturn@aol.com. You could earn your registration fee, banquet […]

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Watch This Page for 2015 Speaker Lineup

We have a great lineup of speakers for our 2015 conference, in October at Eureka Springs, Arkansas. We will be adding information about each of our speakers here. Bear with us while we switch over from last year’s information. But we promise you’ll be please with our Ozark Creative Writers 48th annual conference.

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How to Pitch to an Agent or an Editor

All writing careers start out with a novice writer struggling to get the attention of an agent or an editor. The best way to do that, folks, is NOT to follow them into the bathroom and slide a manuscript under the stall. It’s not to shadow them down a conference hallway tapping them on the shoulder and […]

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