September 20, 2014

Madison Community House

25 Cook Avenue, Madison, NJ  07940

Women Who Write, Inc. is pleased to announce that we will host our Fourth Annual Writers’ Conference on Saturday, September 20, 2014.  This event will be held at the same venue as last year’s conference, Madison Community House, located at 25 Cook Avenue, in Madison, NJ.

We are providing this year’s conference schedule and speaker information as .PDF documents that you may view and print online, just click these links:

2014 Conference Schedule

2014 Conference Speakers


Online Registration is Now Open:

Click on the track for which you’d like to register.  PLEASE NOTE:  All Critique Sessions for this conference are sold out, but you still register online to attend the conference without a private critique of your work.










If you were a member and your membership has lapsed, or if you’d like to take advantage of the members’ discounted conference prices, you may join or renew your membership right now by clicking on this box:



Critiques will be provided by the following experts:

  • Children’s Writers:  Wendy Loggia, Sara Sargent and Bridget Smith
  • Poetry Writers:  Barbara Crooker and Christina Kapp
  • Prose Writers:  Katie Grimm, Kim Perel and Michelle Richter

For more details see the 2014 Critique Registration Form

Instructions for Submitting your Works:

If you ordered private Critique Session at our conference, this is how to submit your works to be critiqued.

  • All critiques must be submitted electronically to by Aug 8, 2014.
  • You may only submit a critique for the track you are registered in
  • Only one critique per person at this time
  • There are no refunds (once a critique is purchased you have taken that block of time)
  • The critique will be returned to you for corrections if the formatting is not right.

Prose and Children’s:

  • 15 pages double spaced maximum or one picture book
  • 12 pt Times New Roman, 1 inch margins, sent in Word .doc format (Word 97-2004)
  • You may also include a synopsis as part of your 15 pages
  • Each page should be numbered at the top
  • Your name and the name of the piece should be at the top of each page along with the genre of the piece.


  • 1 poem, no longer than one page
  • 12 pt Times New Roman, 1 inch margins, sent in Word .doc format (Word 97-2004)
  • Your name and the name of the piece should be at the top the page


How to Register by Mail:

For those members and guests who prefer to mail in their Conference Registration Forms, here are links to two .PDF files.  The first is the form for registering for the conference, and the second is the registration form (with instructions) for reserving your Private Critique Session during the conference. If you are attending the conference and requesting a critique session, please note you will need to submit both forms.

2014 Conference Registration Form

How to Contact our Conference Chair:

For additional information, please contact our Conference Chair, Mary Olmstead using this handy form: