southeastern writers conference
local writers you’ll meet
at our book store on june 7th.
About the Author: Dana Ridenour is the award-winning author of Behind The Mask and Beyond The Cabin.
She is a retired FBI agent who spent most of her career as an FBI undercover operative infiltrating criminal organizations including the Animal Liberation Front. Dana’s third novel, Below The Radar, is scheduled for release on August 13, 2019. The characters from her three novels are in development for television.
About the author: Patrick Hempfing is a former CPA turned stay-at-home dad, international columnist, speaker, and author of MoMENts: A Dad Holds On, the first book in the Holding On series.
As an award-winning nonfiction writer, Patrick uses humor and inspiration to celebrate the joys and challenges of fatherhood.
SWA is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting writers across the southeast and farther, through access to education and training, peer support, and resources. Founded in 1975, our membership is comprised of a diverse group of writers from more than twelve Southern and Mid-Atlantic states who represent a variety of genres, styles, and levels of experience, but who are bound by a common passion for the written word.