We’re happy to introduce you to the 2024 Agents & Editors Conference Exhibitors, a wonderful assortment of organizations, businesses, and entities with some terrific offerings for writers. Supporting them is a great way to support our larger literary community – and also make some valuable connections that could help you on your writing journey – so check out their websites (just click on the logo) and see what might be a good fit for your own writerly needs. 

Atmosphere Press
Founded in Austin in 2015 by an author and PhD in Literature, Atmosphere Press is *the* selective hybrid book publisher that helps writers get taken seriously as authors. Benefiting from expert editors, award-winning design, global distribution, and dynamic promotion, Atmosphere Press authors have sold hundreds of thousands of copies and won dozens of awards. As the only press dedicated first and foremost to providing rewarding and meaningful publishing experiences to authors, you can trust that you’ll receive the best for your book.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Atmosphere Press would like to offer WLT Conference attendees a free author interview posted on our website. This exclusive bit of free publicity for you and your writing can be signed up for at Just make sure to mention WLT! As a bonus, we’ll throw in $500 off any Publication Package, too!


ACC Creative Writing logo, links to their websiteAustin Community College Creative Writing Department
A two- year degree program open to all writers in multiple genres, online and face-to-face. Writers do not have to be in the degree program to enroll in classes.

Austin’s Writer’s Workshop
Get personal editing with professional results. Author coaching, including Finishing School. Fiction and nonfiction book development. Editing at all levels. Production editing, to manage a self-published book’s release and promotion. Evaluations for fiction, nonfiction, and memoir.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Conference attendees enjoy a 20 percent discount on edits or evaluations of the writing sample you will submit to agents. Mention this Conference discount while you schedule your call at Follow up calls include a transcript, for detailed work on your revisions.

The largest independent bookstore in Texas, offering books on writing and getting published as well as books by conference panelists, presenters, and keynotes.

Booktique Consulting
Booktique Consulting provides one-on-one concierge editorial and publishing services and consulting to new and established authors to help them build the literary career they’ve been dreaming of.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Sign up for a free 30-minute consultation with Booktique to brainstorm how to take your author career to the next level.

The First Line/Workers Write!
Blue Cubicle Press publishes two literary journals: The First Line and Workers Write! and chapbooks in our Overtime series.

Inkdrop Lit
Sarah Welch is a book editor and writing coach, and the founder of The Inkwell writing community. Build a fulfilling and sustainable writing practice in community with other authors, get your book ready for publication, and hone the tools and the confidence you need to achieve your writing goals.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Use the code WLT24 for 50% off one of The Inkwell’s monthly writing workshops!

The Mindset to Finish Your Book
The Mindset to Finish Your Book is personalized, one-on-one life coaching for writers. You will learn how to use your novelist brain to imagine everything that is possible, write yourself a happy ending, and actually bring your creative vision to life.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Use code wlt2024 for $500 off any package at

The Writing Consultancy
Award-winning author and editor Britta Jensen and her team of editors offer collaborative, holistic editing and author services including: developmental editing, copy editing, manuscript critiques, literary agent submission edits, writing coaching and publishing assistance.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Get $25 off your query package edit or $50 off a manuscript edit. Find out more & snag a free 20 minute call today at coupon code: WLT2024! Offer expires 11/30/2024.

Yellow Bird Editors
Yellow Bird is a team of independent professional editors and writing coaches based in Austin and beyond. From memoirs to sci-fi novels to how-to-books, our experienced team can help you polish your manuscript and guide you on your path to publication. We offer critiques, developmental editing, content/line editing, copyediting/proofreading, monthly writing coaching, and publishing consultations. With more than 200 years of combined editing experience, all of our editors and coaches are vetted professionals who will treat you and your work with the respect you deserve.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR ATTENDEES: Yellow Bird Editors would like to offer WLT Conference attendees $25 off an editorial service of their choice. Services include manuscript critiques, line editing, developmental editing, query letter & synopsis editing, monthly writing coaching, and more. Use code: WLTCON24. (Valid for 12 months after the conference. Minimum purchase: $200.)