Member Announcements

Congratulations

Written by TWUC member Glen C. Strathy, How to Write a Book Now (www.how-to-write-a-book-now.com) has been named one of the 100 Best Websites for Writers for 2017 by Write Life (https://thewritelife.com/100-best-websites-for-writers-2017). Geared towards writers new to story theory, the site offers... More

Calls For Submission

DEADLINE EXTENDED for one week! BIG POND RUMOURS ~ CHAPBOOK CONTESTFor Canadian authors only.Submit poetry, flash fiction, or short-short fiction.(no submission fee).Deadline extended from February 28 to March 7, 2017.Winner receives publication & 30 copies. Runners up receive publication... More

New Publication

Canadian poet novelist and critic, Patricia Keeney announces the launch of two new books.  Just out is her moving new novel about theatre and artistic risk during the reign of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin, One Man Dancing (Inanna). As well, she has just launched a new volume of theatrical poetry based... More

Workshop

Ready for summer? :) Register now for the Providence Bay Writers' Camp on Manitoulin Island. Morning workshops with me, fun stuff in the afternoon and evening on this magical island. (The beach!) Great for both local Sudbury-Manitoulin area writers and those from away. Check it out: www.... More

Calls For Submission

Big Pond Rumours now publishes book reviews. In an effort to correct a problem - too few literary reviews published - I started writing reviews, then created my own book review blog: https://sharonbergblog.wordpress.com/However, there is still the problem that too few periodicals are publishing... More

Calls For Submission

Sharon Berg of Big Pond Rumours Press offers you a Chapbook Contest.  Canadian authors of poetry, flah fiction or short-short fiction are eligible. Submit 15 - 20 pages (2,000 words max for fiction). No Submission Fee. Deadline: FEBRUARY 28, 2017 Winner receives publication and 30 copies. Runners... More

New Publication

Wapiti    Words for Writers                                                         www.wapitiwords.ca                                                          PRESS RELEASE Canadian poet and novelist Patricia Keeney announces the launch of not one but two new books.  Just out is her moving new... More

New Publication

Save this date: April 25, 6 p.m. Heliconian Club, 35 Hazelton Avenue I've researched this 224 page book for over ten years. Research, and networking with descendants of Tom Thomson and his friends, paid off. Be the first to hear astounding revelations about Tom Thomson's life, art and cooking... More

Residencies & Colonies

Beginning February 1, the usually Halifax-based A J B Johnston will be Writer-in-Residence at the Center for the Writing Arts in Fairhope, Alabama. While there, John's focus will be on the fourth and final novel in his seiers of Thomas Pichon Novels. More

New Publication

I am pleased and excited to announce the upcoming release of His Brother's Bride on March 1, 2017. This is the second offering in Canadian publisher Books We Love series to celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday. There will be one book for each province and territory, each written by a different... More

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