TWP Weekly Writing Post 2016 New Year Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2016 New Year Edition (Dec 27-Jan 2) Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for…

Write to Surprise Yourself—in Poetry or Prose

Dianne Hicks Morrow: Writing Workshop Facilitator Saturday, May 7, 2011: Lefurgy Cultural Centre 205 Prince Street, Summerside. Call 902-432-1327 for directions If you have times when your inspiration has evaporated, this workshop is for you. The tools you practise today will bring the juice back into your writing. You can continue to use these tools…

PEIWG 2011 Workshops

WRITING FOR CHILDREN WORKSHOP Deirdre Kessler: Writing Workshop Facilitator PEI Writers’ Guild 2011 Workshop Series (Central) Co-sponsored with the Department of English at UPEI WHEN & WHERE Saturday, April 30, 2011: UPEI, Main Building, Room 420 Presented before the 2011 PEI Writers’ Guild Annual General Meeting Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (will start promptly;…

2010 Great Blue Heron Writing Workshop

The 2010 Great Blue Heron Writing Workshop (June 29 – July 4) at St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, offers mid-level writers a wonderful opportunity to develop their writing  by working with some of Canada’s top writers in the areas of fiction, playwriting, poetry, or memoir. In addition this year the Great Blue Heron is offering…

Sage Hill Spring Poetry Colloquium and Summer Writing Experience

When:  May 7-20, 2010 Facilitator:  John Barton Guest Poet:  Barbara Klar Application Deadline:  February 15, 2010 Sage Hill offers an intensive two-week working and critiquing retreat for published poets seeking to develop their craft and tune a manuscript.  The pastoral reflective setting is ideal for such work.  The colloquium will include a ‘wired’ follow-up.  Writers…