Member Announcements

Literary Reading or Event

You are cordially invited to the launch of Bruce Sudds's novel, Ain't Nothin' But A Stranger In This World. Bruce will offer an introduction, a short reading, take questions, and will be followed by live music while he signs books. There will also be copies of the novel for sale at the event.  Set... More

Literary Reading or Event

Come to a fun-filled afternoon that includes games for children, an open mike, a soccer exhibition match, and arts and crafts. Suspense thriller author, Russell Brooks, will be autographing copies of his books as he prepares to launch JAM RUN, his fifth novel. If you enjoy stories with conspiracies... More

Literary Reading or Event

Montreal's own suspense thriller author of the Ridley Fox/Nita Parris and Eddie Barrow series, Russell Brooks, will autograph copies of his books. Come meet Russell as he prepares to launch the upcoming Eddie Barrow murder mystery, JAM RUN If you enjoy stories with conspiracies, martial arts, sex,... More

Literary Reading or Event

Come and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon with Black Community leaders, music, craft vendors, Caribbean food, and performances by local Montreal artists. Suspense thriller author, Russell Brooks, will be autographing copies of his books as he prepares to launch JAM RUN, his fifth novel. If you enjoy... More

Literary Reading or Event

Thurs 28 July from 11am - Noon (Pacific Time): READING and INTERVIEW with Q&A and live music  hosted by Rob Crosby-Shearer of Abbey Church and Emmaus Community, with support from the Canada Council for the Arts through the Writers Union of Canada. Special guest Joe Abbey-Colborne reading Henri... More

New Publication

Genesis by Amanda Earl translates the biblical tale of creation into visual poetry, each of the book's 50 chapters represented by one visual poem. At times delicate and beautiful as flowers, at times menacing as a black hole these poems reveal new aspects of Genesis and the chaos of creation. The... More

Call For Submissions

Editors Licia Canton and Giulia De Gasperi are finalizing an anthology on wine and Canadian writing. They are looking for a few more submissions (poems, short fiction, excerpts or scenes from longer works), preferably previously published and copyright free. Texts can be about or touch on wine,... More

Members' Activity

My novel, John Passfield: Saturday Morning (Rocks Mills Press - 2121) was shortlisted for the ReLit Award. I have posted a number of readings of the novel on YouTube, each reading containing a note on the theory and technique of the poetic novel. - John Passfield  More

Congratulations

Beverley Brenna's picture book The Girl with the Cat, illustrated by Brooke Kerrigan (Red Deer Press, 2020) has won a 2022 Saskatchewan Book Award in the G. Murray & Edna Forbes Foundation Children’s Award category. More

New Publication

Just beneath the water’s surface exists a fragile and delicate ecosystem, yet is a place often overlooked and taken for granted. The Pond and Beyond explores the tiny worlds right beneath our feet and the beautiful creatures that inhabit them. This sensitive and poignant book calls out our... More

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