WriterFest Nashville – With Founder and Director Ami McConnell

I love writing conferences! I especially enjoy networking and meeting fellow attendees. I met Ami McConnell when we were both on the faculty at the Writing For Your Life conference last year. She's former Editor-in-Chief and Vice President of Howard Books/Simon & Schuster, has edited many best-selling authors including Ted Dekker, Karen Kingsbury, Max Lucado,…

Impacting the Film World With Love

This week I had the privilege of teaching screenwriting at the Writing For Your Life conference. In addition to my two workshops, I also got to attend fabulous sessions by authors and editors. One of those was "Loving Your Readers" by author, editor, and publishing consultant Ami McConnell. In her class Ami stressed how important…

Writing For Your Life – With Brian Allain

Writing for Your Life conference

If you follow me on social media, you know that next month I'm teaching a screenwriting session at the Writing for Your Life conference at Belmont University.  I can't wait! They've got a great lineup of speakers from the writing and publishing worlds, and promises to be a wonderful learning environment. I'm excited to have…

Faith and Film Summit 2016

It all started with two guys sitting at a coffee shop deciding to join together like-minded souls for a monthly breakfast. From there came the 1,500+ member Nashville Faith in Film Facebook group, the 1,000 members Atlanta group, and 100 member Los Angeles group. In addition to the monthly breakfasts, the Nashville group also hosts…