About Us

Who We Are

The South Carolina Writers Connection is a group of writers and readers in upstate South Carolina and surrounding areas who have joined together to create and maintain a central location for public information about writing events and opportunities of common interest.

The website (www.scwritersconnection.com) is owned and maintained by the Foothills Writers Guild.

Join the Foothills Writers Guild

Great Member Benefits

*Monthly meetings (3rd Thursday) with great speakers

*2 writing contests a year (no entry fee)

*More Book sale opportunities at FWG sponsored events

*Your Books placed in McDowells book Store

*Notification of last minute opportunities & Local discounts


Dues for January-December    Half price for June-December

Individual 20.00/Couple 30.00/Student 10.00

Contact Info

Writing Event information for website listing-Carlene Brown at carlenesb@aol.com
Media Inquiries-Carlene at carlenesb@@aol.com
Advertising (book listings, head shots)-Carlene Brown at carlenesb@aol.com

Join the Foothills Writers Guild-Craig Johnson-treasurer, at craigjohnson15@hotmail.com

Book Listing Prices

Yearly fee is Jan1, to Dec 31.--- July-Dec. is half price

FWG Members will be listed first, in alphabetical order

1 book listed-10.00


2-4 books listed-15.00 per year. 


5-8 books listed - 20.00 per year.


9-12 books listed- 25.00 per year.


13-16 books listed- 30.00 per year.


If you would like your books listed on our website, send me a picture of the cover, along with your website or contact info, and a link to where the books can be purchased (i.e. amazon book page or author page) to: carlenesb@aol.com


After sending that information, write a check  to Foothills Writers Guild for the appropriate amount with "website adv." on the memo line and mail it to:

Carlene Brown

3605 Old Williamston Road

Belton, SC 2962

If you have any questions, feel free to email me.