Member Announcements

New Publication

I am proud to announce that I'm releasing my debut collection of short fiction, Naming the Shadows, with Porcupine's Quill in September 2019. It has been a fabulous experience getting the book ready to launch with such a quality press.  More

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Katie Welch is delighted to have a story, Saint Watching Over House About To Burn, shortlisted in the 2019 Okanagan Short Story Contest. The winners will be announced at a public event on April 25th at Kelowna's Milkcrate Records from 6:30 to 8 pm. http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/calendar/... More

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Ann Shortell is a finalist in the 2018 Foreword INDIES Book Of The Year Awards in the category Multicultural Fiction for her debut novel CELTIC KNOT  A Clara Swift Tale. CELTIC KNOT was also shortlisted for the 2018 Sarton Women's Book Award in Historical Fiction.  https://www.forewordreviews.com/... More

New Publication

Julie Paul's third collection of short fiction, Meteorites, will be published in June 2019 with Brindle & Glass, an imprint of TouchWood Editions. The launch will be held in Victoria at Munro's Books, on Tuesday, June 4th, at 7 pm. All are welcome. https://www.touchwoodeditions.com/book/... More

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BOOM! As promised, here is part 2 of my Xlibris World of Dawn blog: https://blog.xlibris.com/author-blogs/xlibris-author-shawn-gale-world-of.... More

Congratulations

Author Therese Greenwood has won a 2019 Spur Award from the Western Writers of America for her crossover mystery story about a B-movie cowboy at the Calgary Stampede. Greenwood received Best Western Short Fiction recognition for “Buck’s Last Ride,” one of 14 stories in her 2018 collection Kill As... More

Workshop

Wildfire Memoir Writing Workshop, Fort McMurray, Alberta Saturday April 6, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Finding the Words: Writing About the Fort McMurray Wildfire will help any new writer navigate the first steps in the writing process.  This free, limited seating workshop for new writers is custom-... More

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POW! Here is my updated website. There is something for everyone — blogs, podcasts, teasers, and other goodies. https://www.worldofdawn.com. More

Literary Reading or Event

Book Launches for Quill of the Dove by Ian Thomas Shaw in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa I am delighted to be launching Quill of the Dove in Vancouver, my hometown. The launch will be at Massy Books (229 East, Georgia Street) on April 6, 2019, at 6:30 pm. I will be reading alongside... More

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HOWDY! Take a minute to read part one of my Xlibris interview: https://blog.xlibris.com/author-blogs/xlibris-author-shawn-gale-world-of.... More

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