Category Archive: [Conferences]

White County Creative Writers

Cara Brookins

What: Creative Writers’ Conference
When: September 3, 2016
Where: American Heritage Conference Center at Harding University, 2nd floor, Searcy, Arkansas

Why: Get presentations from published writers, mix with other writers and participate in writing contests, with  awards presented during lunch.

Guest speakers:

Cara Brookins

Author of the thriller Little Boy Blu, the Timeshifters trilogy, Treasure Quest, and the middle grade Gadget Geeks and Doris Free novels.

Garry Craig Powell

Creative Writing at the University of Central Arkansas and author of Stoning the Devil a novel exploring the cultural and psychological gulfs in the oil-rich emirates, which has been extracted in many magazines.

Tayla Boerner

Author of The Accidental Salvation of Gracie Lee, and regular author of article in print and online.


  • Talya Tate Boerner: Marketing, Media & More
  • Garry Craig Powell: Write What You Know?
  • Cara Brookins: #RaiseMyRoof
  • Garry Craig Powell:  Reading Like a Writer