A Case of Grace at W2I!

Kristi Butler and Samantha S. Bell collaborate on Groundhog Day in Amazing Grace Acres

  Author Kristi M. Butler shares how her new books about Groundhog Day and groundhogs emerged from attendance at Write2Ignite Conference, a vacation cabin, and meeting illustrator Samantha S. Bell. Write2Ignite is one of my “happy places”! Perusing the website and blog brings back sweet memories and never fails to bring a smile to my […]

Writing in a Wonder-Full World

Guest Post by Karley Conklin

“The world will never starve for want of wonders, but only for want of wonder.” -G.K. Chesterton When you see a mushroom in your yard, do you dismiss it? Or do you tap it with a stick to see it bounce? Do you think of fairies and smile? And when you see the little snail […]

Whether your Christmas celebration is small or large, alone or in a group, with family near or distant, we at Write2Ignite Team send our greetings and wishes. Let us all celebrate the best gift of all, Christ the Savior is born! As you look to the New Year 2018, may your plans be grounded in God’s love and your words (written or unwritten) emanate from hearts and minds controlled by His Spirit.

Showing Christmas Using the Five Senses

by Ava Pennington

Show don’t tell. We hear it all the time. Don’t tell the reader, show the reader. Draw readers into your story. Make it easy for them to feel as if they are in the middle of whatever you’re writing. Prompted by a recent series of blog posts on the Hartline Literary Agency website,  I’ve been […]


Write2Ignite Conference held its first-ever Black Friday deep discount pre-registration, for the 2018 Conference September 21-22 at North Greenville University in Tigerville, SC. Focusing on Christian worldview literature, non-profit W2I provides instruction and resources for writers, from young (middle-school – college) to adults writing in any genre for ages birth to young adult. One 2017 participant writes, “I went to […]

Money’s Tight – Can I Afford the Conference?

Nine ways to pay for Write2Ignite 2018

Hi, Friends! It’s Cathy Biggerstaff, Financial Director for the 2018 Write2Ignite Conference. Numbers and dollar signs dance in my head. In today’s economy I am always looking for ways to generate funds, but not just for us. This month I am concentrating on your side of the equation, so here are nine ways you can […]

Write2Ignite 2018 Registration Makes a Great Gift!

September 21-22, 2018 may seem far off, but with Christmas right around the corner, it’s not too late to begin making plans for the New Year. For writers, reserving a place at a writers’ conference is on most of our wish lists! This weekend is the best time to snag your place at W2I 2018 because our Deep Discount Black Friday Weekend special offers the biggest discounts available for this two-day conference. Check out the countdown in our ad (right), and take this opportunity to save big on registration for yourself, a loved one, or a friend!