Member Announcements

Congratulations

I'm pleased to announce that my debut novel, The Transaction (Guernica Editions), is shortlisted for the Crime Writers of Canada Awards of Excellence Best Crime First Fiction. More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Tofino. A beach party. A mutating virus. Please join me at my first solo Zoom reading (sponsored by the Canada Council's National Public Readings Program). I'll read my dystopic short story "Social Bubble" and share a trio of poems from my forthcoming collection, Go (Radiant Press, Spring 2022... More

New Publication

Bren Simmers is pleased to announce the publication of her third book of poetry, If, When (Gaspereau Press 2021). These poems link the author’s contemporary experiences living in Squamish, British Columbia, with those of her great-grandparents, who lived in the nearby mining town of Britannia a... More

Members' Activity

I will be interviewed on Monday, April 19, 2021 by Elizabeth Ann Atkins at 7pm Eastern on Writer Talks!, the You Tube channel from Two Sisters Writing and Publishing, where we'll talk about the craft of writing, the lifestyle and the challenges. I recently won the Romance Short Story Contest from... More

Members' Activity

Register now for my summer session blue pencil and fiction mentorships (May to August). Online, one-on-one. Also booking developmental edits for later in the year. For details, please go to my website: www.gailanderson-dargatz.ca More

Members' Activity

Last year, I saw advertised The Ontario Poetry Society’s “Spring Peepers” contest. What a cute name, I thought, as images of first crocuses tipping up through the soil came to mind. I had few poems to enter relating to flowers or other signs of the earth reawakening, but thought I would give a try... More

Workshop (Virtual Event)

Looking for a way to get students buzzing about books and headed to the library?With a focus on easy-to-read fiction. Fast Fun Reads will send even the most reluctant readers into the library, looking for the stories that will bring them back for more.   We are presenting live virtual event on... More

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New Publication

As I am sure with other TWUC members and their recent endeavours, COVID-19 has wrought havoc with launch plans to celebrate the publication of a new 4th edition of my memoir of Guatemala, "A Beauty That Hurts." This notice is to let TWUC members know that the book is now available from Between the... More

Members' Activity

I've been creating poetry films combining spoken word, images and music. As If can be viewed here:  https://eleonoreschonmaier.com/2021/01/05/as-if-poetry-film/ Poem "Skin" is one of fifteen poems chosen by the League of Canadian Poets for their 2021 Poem in Your Pocket Day Brochure.  More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Please join Katherine Koller and Rona Altrows on Thursday, April 15 at 7 pm for a free online reading on the theme, "Critical Moments." Katherine will read from her short story "Skunked" and Rona will read from her book of letters, At This Juncture. Each writer will read for 15 minutes and then... More

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