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New Publication

A BITTER, ICY COLD NIGHT... Mystery writer Michael Coleman parks at a seedy coffee shop, sits, and opens his laptop. He can't help but notice a bedraggled little urchin sitting by a frosty window alone and shivering. He sends over a hot chocolate, takes a washroom break, then leaves. He arrives... More

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I’m pleased to announce that my interview and poetry reading, hosted by Kathleen W. Smith, PhD., It is now available to the public on the Mensa Canada YouTube Channel . Recorded in July, 2021, this is part of Kathleen's series of Creativity Interviews. The interview sheds light on my life and my... More

Literary Reading or Event

I served on the board of directors of the Festival of the Written Arts in Sechelt for 10 years. I saw many writers present their work, and I introduced some of them.  This year I am one of two "New Voices" along with Michelle Good. https://writersfestival.ca/writers/new-voices-finlayson-good-cole/... More

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 A story of ancient and modern Mexico: the fantasies, realities and many meanings of conquest both in love and war. More

Congratulations

I'm pleased to announce that my historical novel The Haweaters (Signature Editions, 2020) has been shortlisted for the 2021 Fred Kerner Book Award. My congratulations go out to all of my fellow writers who made the final six. A full list can be found on the Canadian Authors Association website: ... More

Congratulations

Beverley Brenna's middle-grade novel Sapphire the Great and the Meaning of Life (Pajama Press) has won the 2021 Joan Betty Stuchner Oy Vey! Funniest Children's Book Award as well as First Place for Children's Juvenile Fiction and the Grand Prize for Fiction in the New Generation Indie Book Awards. More

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Canadian authors, this is sunrise looking out of my living room window! If you have both doses of your Covid-19 vaccine, Sharon Berg invites you to come explore in your own backyard. We’ve just reached the most beautiful season in Newfoundland and the vistas here are spectacular. While... More

Employment Opportunity

Hi Everyone, I'm a TWUC member and Director of New Business Development & Content at a production company called Everything Podcasts. We're always looking for talented freelance writers to join us to write on projects and we have many in the pipeline at any given time. Check out our website... More

Literary Reading or Event

Please join me for an all-day open house launch party of my new thriller, The Almost Wife, on Twitter, July 6, at #TheAlmostWife. For more on the novel, click here: https://www.harpercollins.ca/9781443458429/the-almost-wife/ More

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Do you have Palestinian roots? I'm a British-born Jew seeking to  write a book (fiction or creative non-fiction) focussing on a relationship/conversation between a Jew and a Palestinian. If you are interested, drop me an e-mail: zevbagel@gmail.com   More

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