Are You Called to Write A Book?
Invitation to Join AWSA Protege

Sponsored by Advanced Writers & Speakers Association (AWSA)

Who We Are:   AWSA is the 800 Christian women  Association who have written books, spoken at conferences, hosted TV programs, published magazines, written produced movies, blogged with huge followings, created Podcasts and Youtube followings and have succeeded at various styles of communications from screenplays, books, to social media.
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AWSA Wants to Mentor and Support You as You Write Your First Book!


The organization was founded in 2000 by best-selling author Linda Evans Shepherd and is under the umbrella of Straight from the Heart D.B.A. Right to the Heart Ministries, a 501 (c) 3.

We want to reach back to help our Christian women proteges write their first book.

We support our proteges with dedicated training from our professional authors members, as well as a group coaching program, and a book publishing course to help them avoid the pitfalls and scams.

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What Does AWSA Protégé Membership Include?

  • You'll receive our monthly newsletters filled with opportunities for fellowship and training.
  • You will be invited to attend our live online events like AWSA Connect, various courses, and our Christmas party.
  • Invitation to attend our yearly AWSA conference with our published authors.
  • The chance to attend the Christian Product Expo to meet editors, publishers, and bookstore owners.
  • Invitation to work with our trained writing and speaking coaches.
  • You will get a link to watch a wonderful video class called Story Telling for Writers and Speakers by AWSA Steering Committee President Karen Porter.
  • Receive Kathy Collard Miller’s e-books: THE COMPLETE GUIDES TO WRITING & SPEAKING PROFESSIONALLY, our gift to you!
  • You'll receive an invitation to  join in our Power Call, a montly group training program which includes trainings by published authors.*

* The Power Call is an add-on programs, not included in the cost of your basic membership package.  You must belong to our AWSA Protege Membership to gain access to our AWSA Protege Power Calls.

Do you Qualify for Protege Membership?

  1. Are you a Christian woman who wants to write her first book?
  2. Are you a speaker or communicator?
  3. Do you believe in John 3:16?   "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."?
  4. Do you feel God is calling you to communicate for His Kingdom?

If you can answer 'YES' to these questions, please click the button below.

  • NOTE:  If you already a published author of a book that appears on Amazon, click HERE.