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APRIL 2018 – PREMIERE ISSUE
We invite poetry and prose on the theme of celebration – of nature, of life, of love. Read More
THE WRITERS’ UNION OF CANADA LAUNCHES 25th ANNUAL SHORT PROSE COMPETITION FOR EMERGING WRITERS
The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) is pleased to launch its 25th Annual Short Prose Competition for Emerging Writers, which invites Canadian writers to su Read More
The acclaimed author and CBC broadcaster shares stories with special guests:
The Smugglers Acoustic Set
w / Adam Woodall & Nick Thomas
Saturday, January 20, at 8pm. Read More
We are launching our second Short Story Competition.
This is an international competition and submissions are welcome from writers worldwide. Entries must be in English. All genres welcome, except Children’s and YA.
The closing date for entries is Jan 7, 2018.
Maximum length is 3000 words. Read More
When the day closes today so will the 16th annual Whistler Writers Festival. The effort to put on such an event is enormous. But I’ve come to learn that anything is possible with vision, dedication, hard work and the support of so many people of like minds. Read More
Whistler’s own Rebecca Wood Barrett will be teaching a free creative writing workshop Friday, September 29th from 6-8pm at Maury Young Arts Centre during BC Culture Days.
All writers, whether beginner or experienced, are welcome to participate. Read More
This is the perfect time to make room on your bookshelves by clearing out all your previously read and loved books.
Please pop your books in the collection boxes at the TD Bank in Marketplace or at Nesters Market. Read More
Poet Gary Geddes is giving a talk about his book Medicine Unbundled at Quest University Canada tomorrow, Wednesday September 13th at 7:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room. Read More
Shaw TV Sea to Sky and Stella Harvey, Festival Director, give us a look inside the treasure box of the festival’s offerings – guest author readings, craft workshops, and publisher pitch sessions!