Written by Cornelia Hoogland | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
My support for writing “Trailer Park Elegy” comes partly from my dog. Read More
Written by Dania Tomlinson | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
Writing wouldn’t be possible for me without my writer friends, my husband, my mom, and a nearby coffee shop. Read More
Written by Eve Lazarus | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
In 1965, CKNW personality Rene Castellani poisoned his wife Esther with arsenic flavoured milkshakes so that he could marry Lolly Miller, the 20-something receptionist. Read More
Written by Darrel J. McLeod | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
Mamaskatch recounts the story of a Cree boy (me) growing up near Slave Lake. I am longing for happiness, peace and a normal life – something you might see in an indigenous version of Archie comics. Read More
Written by Lynn Duncan | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
While authors who undertake the publication of their books are called self-publishers, the reality is somewhat different — no one succeeds alone. Read More
Written by Claire Sicherman | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
When I was in my thirties my mother told me that my grandfather killed himself. She spoke these words casually, as if she were a server in a restaurant telling me about the specials. My sister and I grew up thinking it was a heart attack. Read More
Written by Charles Demers | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
Sometimes long prose projects can be hard for me, since I’m used to the stand-up comedy world of instant feedback and jamming on ideas with other comics in the context of live shows — contrarily, the glow of the laptop can be a lonely and desolate Read More
Written by Katherine Fawcett of The Sea to Sky Strings Orchestra | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
Show up. Sit down.
laugh – Pet the dog.
Tighten, rosin, tune.
Talk: kids, news, dreams, dotted eighth
notes, hair, eyeglasses, skiing.
Late-comers arrive. Apologies.
Unlatch. Read More
There is always tension in our species between the desire for autonomy and the desire to belong. and work together.
Written by Claudia Casper | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
There is always tension in our species between the desire for autonomy and the desire to belong and work together. This tension is playing out politically right now with Trump, Brexit, the EU, #metoo, political correctness, refugees, etc. Read More
Written by Carolyn Marie Souaid | #NoOneSucceedsAlone
In 2013, the Banff Centre became my home for seven weeks while I wrote the first draft of my cross-cultural love story, Yasmeen Haddad Loves Joanasi Maqaittik. Read More