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 on October 13-16, 2016 and the Writer in Residence Program.
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A Call to Action Update #1 News

A Call to Action Update #1

“The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes of each honest worker.” Helen Keller Last week I asked for your help. And in the first three days of our new fundraising campaign in support of the Whistler Writers Festival and its…

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A Call to Action News

A Call to Action

“Action is the foundational key to success.” Pablo Picasso I need your help. But before I get into that let me start at the beginning. In 2002 there were only 20 of us. We chatted, talked, learned. For many of us this was the start of a writing life. Since those humble beginnings we have…

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The Question Seeks Personal Essays News

The Question Seeks Personal Essays

The Question is seeking personal essays from people living in the Sea to Sky Corridor. See below for their call for submissions: We might be biased, but we think the Sea to Sky corridor is a fascinating community. Adventurous spirits are drawn to our mountains from all over the world each year. Sometimes they stay…

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