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Workshop (Virtual Event)

Writing as Craft in the Time of Covid-19: A weekend digital writing retreat for health practitioners  Led by Damian Tarnopolsky PhD Health, Arts and Humanities Program, University of Toronto  and Shane Neilson MD McMaster University  With special guest speakers  Madhur Anand, author of the... More

New Publication

As we are limited to staycations a book following two sounds as they travel through the monuments of Halifax might be in order.  I started my own company to publish it not because it was rejected by other publishers but because it didnt fit into  what any other people were doing.  It currently has... More

New Publication

On August 1, 2020, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police will celebrate 70 years of policing in Newfoundland and Labrador with the launch of: In Search of Adventure – 70 Years of the RCMP in Newfoundland and Labrador, written by Helen C. Escott and published by Flanker Press. Due to COVID-19 we cannot... More


Congratulations to TWUC member Donna Besel for winning first place in Prairie Fire Magazine’s annual creative nonfiction contest. “The Bay Filly” will appear in their upcoming summer issue. Her story tells about a trip to Minnesota to pick up her first horse, when she was twelve. The journey... More

Members' Activity

Interview on Wine&Halva with The Theatre Times: Interview part 1:  Interview part 2: More

Members' Activity

I was delighted to be asked to read Amazon Jungle Adventure in a Children's Book Marathon in Ecuador in May.  On YouTube at:  Jennifer Cook, author of "Amazon Jungle Book"/Jennifer Cook, autora "Libro de la Selva Amazonica". More

Call For Submissions

I am looking for photographs of Robert Billings. I need one to use as the cover for an upcoming book of selected poems with 12 poems that have never been collected in a book before. Please contact Sharon Berg or 289-808-1025 The book has a publisher and I am just finalizing... More

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New Publication

This new non-fiction book frm award-winning author and playwright Kathleen McDonnell had its virtual launch on June 18, 2020 at the Imperial Pub Online. SWIM HOME takes the reader on a quest to unravel a 300-year-old mystery, and restore to history the remarkable life of Marie-Angelique LeBlanc,... More

New Publication

'Before the Heart Went Down: Selected Poems by Robert Billings' has secured a publisher but I am looking for photographs of Robert, especially one suitable for the cover. I hope that you are as enthused about this book as I am. The title comes from the last line of one of 12 previously uncollected... More