Updates

COVID-19 Update: Event Still On at This Time

March 12, 2020 Update The safety of all participants at DFWCon is our first priority. The conference team has been watching the COVID-19 situation closely and we’re planning our response. At this time, everything we know points to DFWCon happening as planned, with protective measures in place. We’ll get into more detail closer to the Read more about COVID-19 Update: Event Still On at This Time[…]

DFWCon team planning for COVID-19

March 3, 2020 Update Last week, DFWCon began detailed discussion and contingency planning regarding COVID-19. This included a meeting with the conference center staff on Friday, Feb. 28. We are watching the situation, relying primarily on the World Health Organization as a sober, authoritative source of information. Our first priority is the well-being of everyone Read more about DFWCon team planning for COVID-19[…]

The Writer magazine cover

The Writer magazine’s readers choose DFWCon as one of America’s best writing conferences!

The Writer magazine asked its readers to name the best writing conferences in America — one winner for each state. Thanks to your support, DFWCon was recognized in the magazine’s February issue as the best writing conference in Texas! All of us on the conference team are gobsmacked and thrilled that you think so highly Read more about The Writer magazine’s readers choose DFWCon as one of America’s best writing conferences![…]

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What to Expect at Your First Writers Conference

Is this your first conference ever? Congratulations! You’ve made a big step toward getting real about your craft. (Yes I am using all bitmoji for this article!) For many (looking at you, introverts) the thought of spending an entire weekend around a bunch of strangers can be absolutely somewhat terrifying intimidating. As a fellow introvert, let Read more about What to Expect at Your First Writers Conference[…]

I’m A new/hobby/pro writer

What can I get out of your conference? Great question! We have made every attempt to ensure our conference encompasses all level of writers. So if you’re really new to writing, or you’ve published four books, there’s something for you here. Our education tracts range from rank newbie to someone looking to attract and keep Read more about I’m A new/hobby/pro writer[…]