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Here's the skinny: In 2016, my partner and I sold our 155-year-old stone cottage on Facebook. We shoved everything into a shipping container and assumed our new postal code would be romantically adjacent to a pinot noir vineyard in Prince Edward County, Ontario. Instead, our forwarding address (for... More

New Publication

Riveting, heartfelt, and unforgettable--TWUC's Shawn Gale has done it again. Book three of his acclaimed sci-fi/fantasy series, World of Dawn: The Great Reach, has blasted off. Check it out:https://www.amazon.ca/World-Dawn-Great-Shawn-Gale/dp/1796046108 More

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Up until now, Sharon Berg has been known as a poet, but she is releasing two full books this month: one is short fiction, the other is history. The first, Naming the Shadows, is a collection of short fiction that includes two novelettes. It is published by the renown Ontario press, Porcupine's... More

New Publication

Lauren Carter's second novel, This Has Nothing To Do With You, has recently been released by Calgary's Freehand Books. Described by Angie Abdou as "an antidote to apathy and despair" and Sarah Selecky as "tender and devastating," the novel is the story of a brother and sister coming to terms with... More

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My debut work of literary criticism / playwriting THE RISK THEATRE MODEL OF TRAGEDY: GAMBLING, DRAMA, AND THE UNEXPECTED is in great company! Here's the blurb from the Readers' Favorite website: We receive submissions from independent authors, small publishers, and publishing giants such as Random... More

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Manitoba member Doreen Pendgracs was elected Preident of the Professional Writers' Association of Canada (PWAC) at PWAC's annual general meeting in Calgary on August 9, 2019. Pendgracs has been a member of PWAC since 1997. In addition to being a member of TWUC, she is also a member of the North... More

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New Publication

I am delighted that my non-fiction short story "The Invisible Bridge" will appear in the anthology "Human Kindness: True Stories that Reveal the Depths of the Human Experience" to be released mid-October 2019 by Exisle Publishing. More

Congratulations

I am impressed with how quickly my publisher, Guernica Editions, has been able to negotiate the sale of rights to my novel, Quill of the Dove, for a TV series and translation into French, Spanish and Catalan. This week, I learned that they have also managed to sell the audio-book rights to an... More

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Shout out to Rae Porter and Don Descoteau at Monday Magazine for covering Langham Court Theatre's Risk Theatre Project. The goal of the Risk Theatre Project is to discover this generation's greatest stage tragedies. https://www.mondaymag.com/…/taking-risks-victoria-theatre-…/     More

New Publication

I am thrilled to announce the publication of my debut book of poetry, "Daring to Hope at the Cliff's Edge: Pangea's Dream Remembered" / Chapel Street Editions in association with Joggins Fossil Institute. http://www.chapelstreeteditions.com/daring-to-hope-at-the-cliff-s-edge.html About the book:... More

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