Writing Guild Call for a New Member

Wanted: one new member for the Thunder Bay Writers Guild. The Guild is a well-established writing group of 12 members who meet monthly to critique each other’s work and to support and encourage each other in the writing process.

Requirements: to be actively writing and able to produce a polished piece of work (fiction or non-fiction, not poetry) to be critiqued every few months. Able to attend meetings at the college on the 2nd Monday of each month.

Interested? Please send 2 pieces of your work (fiction or non-fiction—between 1,500 - 3,000 words, no poetry) to Jack Shedden at no5rdnorth@gmail.com

Deadline: Wednesday 31st October 2018

Great Opportunity for Writers

Great Opportunity for Writers
For more information, see article below

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Governor General's Literary Awards Short List 2016

Short listed for Poetry

Poetry:
    Regeneration Machine by Joe Denham
    The Waking Comes Late by Steven Heighton
    Throaty Wipes by Susan Holbrook
    Prairie Harbour by Garry Thomas Morse
    Marry & Burn by Rachel Rose


The Emperor of Any Place by Tim Wynn-Jones. GG short list for Young People's Literature (test)

Young people's literature (text):
    The Unquiet by Mikaela Everett
    A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston
    Once in a Town Called Moth by Trilby Kent
    Calvin by Martine Leavitt
    The Emperor of Any Place by Tim Wynne-Jones

Toyko Digs a Garden by Jon-Erik Lappano short listed for Young People's Literature, Illustration.

Young people's literature (illustration):
    The White Cat and the Monk by Jo Ellen Bogart, illustrated by Sydney Smith
    Tokyo Digs a Garden by Jon-Erik Lappano, illustrated by Kellen Hatanaka
    The Branch by Mireille Messier, illustrated by Pierre Pratt
    Ooko by Esmé Shapiro

Drama:
    Kill Me Now by Brad Fraser
    Pig Girl by Colleen Murphy
    A Man A Fish by Donna-Michelle St. Bernard
    Concord Floral by Jordan Tannahill
    Refuge by Mary Vingoe


Brad Fraser author of Kill Me Now, short listed for GG drama

Translation (French to English):
    The Party Wall translated by Lazer Lederhendler, written by Catherine Leroux
    Guano translated by Rhonda Mullins, written by Louis Carmai
    The Goddess of Fireflies translated by Neil Smith, written by Geneviève Pettersen


The Goddess of Fireflies by Genevieve Pettersen translated by Neil Smith. GG short list for Translation from French to English



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