Member Announcements

New Publication

Harking, my first work of YA fiction was released in print on October 15, 2020. This coming-of-age story about Harking Thompson's fight to save a family of grizzly bears accused of injuring a mountain biker in Jasper National Park is now available at independent and Indigo bookstores across Canada. More

New Publication

I submitted my first novel to The Permanent Press years ago. They promptly rejected it. Their rejection letter inspired me to write Catastrophic Expectations: Sex, Love and the Pursuit of Marriage. It was clear they wanted fiction that made their heart beat a bit faster, and was full of metaphor so... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

*** EVERYONE WELCOME ***I will be reading a short horror story on my Facebook Fan Page, hosted by Mark Leslie Lefebvre   October 28th, 6 pm Montreal time Come to my open Facebook fan page here where you can click on REMINDER:  Nancy Kilpatrick, Writer and Editor https://www.facebook.com/... More

Congratulations

Friday, October 16th, 2020 12:54p Michael Gates is the Inaugural Story Laureate of Yukon The Story Laureate will serve as an ambassador for the literary arts, story telling and literacy in the context of Yukon’s past, present and future for two years starting on January 1, 2021. Yukon's... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Join me on Instagram for 12 hours of awesome chatting, writing pep talks, videos, readings and giveaways as I take over Massy's Instagram page for the day! More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Join me with special guest Waub Rice and musicial guest Ranj Singh, as I welcome my new book to the world!   More

Members' Activity

TWUC member Patti Flather and husband Leonard Linklater are the winners of the inaugural Borealis Prize: The Commissioner of the Yukon Award for Literary Contribution, awarded at the virtual BC and Yukon Book Prizes in September. Patti and Leonard co-founded Gwaandak Theatre. Patti also is the new... More

New Publication

Biologist Anuradha Rao has released One Earth: People of Color Protecting Our Planet (Orca, 2020). One Earth profiles Black, Indigenous and People of Color who live and work as environmental defenders. Through their individual stories, the book shows that the intersection of environment and... More

Call For Submissions

ACCENTi Magazine is inviting submissions for original and unpublished prose. First Prize is $1000 and publication.  https://accenti.ca/writing-contest/rules/ More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Poetry and Politics: A Performance by Liana Cusmano - Books and Biscotti Literary Series To receive the link: lcanton@accenti.ca                     Introduced by Christopher DiRaddo Join Liana Cusmano (aka BiCurious George) on October 18th at 12 p.m. EST. Liana will perform spoken word poems, read... More

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