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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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    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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    2020 Whistler Writers Festival Fundraiser Blog

    2020 Whistler Writers Festival Fundraiser

    “Action is the foundational key to success.” Pablo Picasso I need your help. Before I delve into that though, first let me thank you for attending our 2019 Whistler Writers Festival. The conversations generated, the relationships forged, and creative expression released – were incredible. We succeed because of you. We’re launching on ongoing fundraising campaign.…

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    Stella Harvey headlines The Writers Studio Reading Dec. 5 Blog

    Stella Harvey headlines The Writers Studio Reading Dec. 5

      Everyone is invited to The Writers Studio reading series at Hood 29 (4470 Main Street) for the last reading series of 2019 on Thursday, December 5th at 8:00pm led by headliner STELLA HARVEY. We won’t be back until February, so be sure to get your poetry, fiction and non-fiction fix this week!   STELLA is a fiction writer…

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