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
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
Master storyteller Peter Carey to headline alongside literary stars Eden Robinson, Esi Edugyan, Billy-Ray Belcourt and more
August 13, 2018: Whistler, B.C. Read More
Our congratulations to the authors who have been selected as finalists for the 2018 Whistler Independent Book Awards.
The fiction finalists are:
T.G. Brown for Harvest (A Josh Ingram Novel)
Laurel Deedrick-Mayne for A Wake for the Dreamland
Emma L.R. Read More
WIBA 2018 Shortlist Announced
The entries for this year’s Whistler Independent Book Awards were of a high standard, their quality reflecting the professionalism of Canadian self-published authors. Read More
The Whistler Writing Society invites the public to attend our Annual General Meeting, August 22nd, from 6 – 7pm at the Whistler Public Library. Pizza, camaraderie and local literary updates will be served. Read More
The Whistler Writing Society is thrilled to announce that Vancouver author Claudia Casper will be this year’s Whistler Writer in Residence. The bestselling writer and recipient of the 2017 Philip K. Read More
Illuminating Worlds Reading Event
Featuring Four Authors, Four Genres
Tickets on sale now at whistlerwritersfest.com
May 22, 2018: Whistler, B.C. Read More