Greetings writers!

Thank you so much for joining us for our 2016 conference. It was a huge success and we hope you took away wonderful memories and priceless information from our amazing presenters. We​ truly hope you had a great experience. Our visiting agents and editors were so impressed by the talent coming out of our conference and most of them are taking submissions from our attendees. Submission guidelines for our visiting agents were sent via newsletter. If you did not receive these guidelines, you’re welcome to email us at conference@ldstorymakers.com and we’ll send them to you directly.

Information on submitting to our visiting publishers is listed below:

How to Submit To Our Visiting Publishers:

-Covenant: Please go to their website at http://www.covenant-lds.com/submissions for their submission guidelines.

-Future House: Check out their website at http://www.futurehousepublishing.com/submissions/ for their submission guidelines and an online form to fill out.

-Deseret Book: Here is their website for more information on submitting your manuscript to Deseret Book https://deseretbook.com/author-guidelines

-Shadow Mountain: Go to http://www.shadowmountain.com/submission-guidelines/ for more information about what they’re looking for and how to submit your manuscript.

Bookstore Participants:

If you had books in the bookstore this year, we need your updated mailing addresses. If you could e-mail Margot Hovley  mhovley@gmail.comwith your mailing address, that would help us a ton. Thanks in advance!

2017 News:

We wanted to let you know a few details about the 2017 conference. The committee is hard at work already, finding amazing instructors and brainstorming ways to make next year just as awesome as 2016.

A few announcements if you missed the closing session of the conference:

-Jolene Perry has graciously agreed to be Chantele Sedgwick’s Vice-Chair. We are so happy to have her on board! She will be fantastic.

-The dates for the 2017 Conference are May 12-13th with Thursday Workshops on the 11th.

-We’d also LOVE to give a huge shout-out to our new MCs for 2017! Sarah Eden and James Dashner! If you missed their hilarious announcement video, check it out on the Conference Facebook Page. It’s awesome.

-Also, we are already taking class proposals for 2017. If you have a great class that would fit our conference, click on the link below to fill out the form.

2017 LDStorymakers Class Proposals

We want to thank you again for joining us this year. It was such an amazing weekend and we already can’t wait for next year!