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2019 Festival - October 17 - 20, 2019

The Whistler Writing Society was founded in 2001 and became a non-profit organization in 2005. The group includes over 150 members. From its inception the group has promoted the literary arts, provided a forum for local writers to develop their craft within the community, and sponsored literary events for readers and writers alike, including the annual Whistler Writers Festival and the Writer in Residence Program.
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    Apply now for the Write Fresh Retreat, June 1-10, 2020 in Belarus News

    Apply now for the Write Fresh Retreat, June 1-10, 2020 in Belarus

    Applications are now open for the Write Fresh Retreat, June 1-10, 2020 in the rustic art-village Kaptaruni, Belarus with mentor Harold Rhenisch. Enhance your writing skills within the charm and ease of traditional hospitality in an artists’ abode where what’s modern and crisp is nested in the rustic. Whether your path through the forest follows Leschii, the ancient man of…

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    Telus Winter Classic Tickets On Sale Now! News

    Telus Winter Classic Tickets On Sale Now!

    The Whistler Blackcomb Foundation is a long-time supporter of our Authors in the Schools program which delivers books and provides guest author presentations to 19 schools in the Sea to Sky Corridor. We thank them for their generous support, and invite you to attend their fundraiser, Imagine 2120, happening this century, March 6-7, 2020. Buy…

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    Writing the Body, Dancing the Soul Retreat at Loon Lake Blog

    Writing the Body, Dancing the Soul Retreat at Loon Lake

    If you’re interested in a writing retreat this year, consider the Writing the Body, Dancing the Soul Retreat at Loon Lake: Dear Writing Women, At the close of a year that has brought challenges of all kinds for our beloved planet and also for many of us personally, I have been thinking about the power…

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