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West Coast writer seeks film/literary agent. Shawn Gale would like to find agent representation for his body of work as well as future works. He  currently has a time traveller TV pilot; a political thriller screen play set in Russia; an acclaimed, award-nominated story collection; a four book YA... More


  Tanya Kyi, Rachelle Delaney, and Stacey Matson are teaching three plot workshops this fall, as part of Ink Well Vancouver.   BUILDING BLOCKS OF PLOT: CONFLICT AND TENSION   Sunday September 23, 9:15 to 11:45 am   BUILDING BLOCKS OF PLOT: SCENES THAT SIZZLE   Sunday October 28, 9:15 to 11:45 am  ... More

Literary Reading or Event

"Drunken Laundry Day with Charles Bukowski: A Poem by Henry Doyle"  (directed and produced by BC's Fiona Tinwei Lam) is one of 80 poetry videos/films that has been selected out of over 1200 from 94 countries for screening at the biannual Zebra Poetry Film Festival in Muenster/Berlin this fall. ... More


Check out the latest stellar review of World of Dawn II, “World of Dawn: Reveal.” Read what distinguished West Coast author Eileen Kernaghan thinks about Shawn Gale's World of Dawn series at More

New Publication

Greetings to my fellow writers and readers,    My latest novel: The Romantic and The Vile, will hit online retailers and bookstores on August 21st.     Synopsis:   When a private Monégasque banker discovers a mysterious journal at a bookstore, he decides to ascend the spiralling staircase of the... More

Members' Activity

Member News – Glen Sorestad       2018   The Journal of Italian Translation (Vol. XII, No. 2) in New York City featured ten poems in Italian translation by Andela d’Ambra, as well as in English, in the most recent issue of the publication earlier this year. In May of this year, an Italian literary... More


Crime Writing on Pender presents a weekend Masterclass in Crime Writing  with author Bill Deverell on Pender island October 12-14, 2018. More information and registration can be found at   More

Calls For Submission

I am in possession of 10 poems, The White City Poems, all numbered to indicate their order, from a manuscript that Robert Billings was working on a year before he passed. He gave them to me for obvious reasons as we were dating at the time. I am thinking, perhaps others have unpublished poems by... More

New Publication

  I am thrilled to announce that my new book can be preordered or It is scheduled for release on August 11, 2018 Foreword by former British prime minister, Gordon Brown Overview Her family broken apart and her identity taken away, she had to forget her past in order to face... More

New Publication

Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli’s novel LA BRIGANTESSA, awarded an Ontario Arts Council Writers’ Works in Progress Grant, will be released by INANNA PUBLICATIONS on September 20th, 2018.   Rosanna is an alumna of the Humber... More