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Do I Need An Editor? (And What Do They Do?)

Do I need an editor for the book I have just written

If you’ve just finished your Christian book, you may be wondering: ‘do I need an editor?’ You may also be wondering: ‘what do editors even do?’ Let’s discover who editors are and the different types of editing they do, and then answer the question: do I need an editor?

Hub Appointments at the 2024 Omega Writers Conference

The Hub is an opportunity for conference delegates to book appointments with agents, publishers, editors and industry experts to discuss their work in progress, or to pitch a manuscript ready for submission. Writers will be able to gather valuable feedback, suggestions, guidance as well as to increase their understanding of the publishing process.

Call for Judges in the 2024 Caleb Awards

The CALEB awards are an opportunity to celebrate excellence within our Christian writing community. We invite you to help us celebrate the talent within our community by volunteering to be a judge of the 2024 Award.

Omega Writers Conference 2024

Book now for Australia's only Christian writers conference in 2024

Book now for the Omega Writers Conference, a conference for Australian Christian writers, featuring best selling author Susan May Warren in Sydney, September 2024.

The Omega list of Christian bookshops in Australia and New Zealand

If you have written a book for a Christian audience, it’s natural to seek out a Christian bookshop to help you sell it. In the 1990s Australia had over 250 Christian bookshops, including five large chains with multiple locations and standalone stores dotted in both city and regional areas. Since then, the religious face of […]

The Omega list of Australian Christian publishers

If you’ve written a book intended for a Christian or cross-over audience, you may be on the hunt for an Australian Christian publisher. The Australian Christian publishing landscape is much smaller than in the USA, but we still have several options for authors looking to pursue traditional publishing with a Christian press. We have pooled […]

Introducing Iola Goulton

Iola Goulton is a New Zealand book reviewer, freelance editor, and writer. She holds a degree in marketing, has a background in human resource consulting, and works as a freelance editor specialising in Christian fiction. When she’s not working, Iola is usually reading or writing her next book review. Tamika: Hi Iola, I am thrilled […]

Tassie Chapter Zoom Meeting

Omega members are invited to the next Tasmanian Chapter Group Meeting! The Zoom meeting will be on Wednesday 11th May starting at 7.30pm – 8.30pm (Tasmanian Time). We will be joined by special guest, Jo-Anne Berthelsen. Jo-Anne is the author of 7 novels and 2 non-fiction titles, plus a short story in an anthology. She has gained a wealth […]