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Finished your first manuscript? Part way through a promising work-in-progress? Have a great idea for a story? Getting published can be a challenge, but TWUC is here to help. Read our free Getting Published FAQs to understand your next steps.

Lawrence Hill

Novelist, Essayist, Memoirist

The Writers’ Union is a valuable and indispensable organization that deserves the support of writers across Canada.

HOW TWUC SUPPORTS OUR MEMBERS

  • Powerful advocacy in support of writers’ rights
  • Connection with a community of professional writers across the country
  • Increased income opportunities through public and school readings programs
  • Free professional development resources and how-to guides
  • Access to dedicated staff for contract advice and grievance assistance

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Author David A. Robertson Wins Freedom to Read Award

The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) is pleased to announce that Manitoba author David A. Robertson is the recipient of the 2021 Freedom to Read Award. The award...

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Operation Vanished by Helen C. Escott wins a Silver Medal at the 2020 Independent Publisher Book Awards

Helen C. Escott

Operation Vanished by Helen C. Escott wins a Silver Medal at the 2020 Independent Publisher Book Awards Flanker Press would like to congratulate Helen C. Escott. Her bestselling crime thriller Operation Vanished was awarded a Silver Medal – Best Regional Fiction at the 24th annual Independent...

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