Member Announcements

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Marvyne Jenoff will be giving a virtual reading at the Art Bar Poetry Series on September 1, 2020 at 8:00 PM. These are poems of youth and age, showing how the same spirit continues over the decades. The reading can also be accessed for a few weeks afterwards. Search “Art Bar Poetry Series Public... More

New Publication

  Recovering  instructor Crystal Hurdle, after teaching English and Creative Writing at Capilano University (North Vancouver) for 35 years, is attempting to reinvent herself in brand-new retirement by practicing yoga (wimpily), cycling, jogging (badly—cyclists can pass her), weaving, quilting, and... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

I peformed a virtual reading on ZOOM for Salt Spring Island library on Vancouver Island. Future readings: ZOOM reading of my poems for Wordstrom organisation at Nanaimo .B.C. ZOOM reading of my poems from my poetry books--Fleeting Shadows and In the rising mist for the Author Connection event by... More

Workshop (Virtual Event)

Wherever you are in your writing career, bestseller Bill Arnott outlines foolproof strategies to maximize your book’s success. Gain the tools to brand, promote and market your book AND enjoy doing it! Bill turned his first book, Wonderful Magical Words, into a Canadian bestseller. His indie... More

New Publication

I am pleased to announce the launch of my first novel Home Waltz. Palimpsest Press will release it this fall. Date TBA. More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Join renowned poet Tom Wayman as he interviews Sean Arthur Joyce about his latest book, Dead Crow & the Spirit Engine, a hybrid of lyric and epic poetry that seeks to reinvent the long form mythic narrative in verse. The interview will be preceded by a performance by the author in the title... More

Members' Activity

Posting this recording of my poem, The Night She Left Lahore in honor of those we lost and those who survived and rebuilt their lives after the Partition and Independence of India on Aug 14-15, 1947. https://www.shaunasinghbaldwin.com/audio/ Thanks to the University of Calgary for producing this... More

New Publication

Heather Stemp is pleased to announce that Nimbus Publishing will be re-releasing her Red Cedar shortlisted book Amelia and Me and launching Under Amelia’s Wing in September 2020. The first two books in the Ginny Ross series follow Ginny from 1932 Harbour Grace, Newfoundland to Indiana’s Purdue... More

Call For Submissions

I took the title of this book, 'Before the Heart Went Down', from one of 12 previously uncollected 'White City' poems by Robert. This is a book of poems selected from all six of Robert's books with the addition of those 12 'new' poems. The book cover is being designed and it will be printed by... More

Members' Activity

Hello fellow writers, Sending recent discussions on the writing process in case they are helpful: July 2020: University of Calgary education podcast. Shauna Singh Baldwin discusses her writing process. Produced by Astrid Kendrick. Astrid has been using my poem The Night She Left Lahore and an... More

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