New Managing Editor at yolk literary journal

Pamela Hensley
POSTED: Jan 31, 2023

Member Activity

Pamela Hensley is pleased to announce that she became the new Managing Editor at yolk in December. yolk is a Montreal-based literary journal that publishes fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and visual… More


The Writers' Union of Canada | POSTED: Jan 31, 2023

Call For Submissions

Toronto Lit Up: Call For Submissions Feb. 2 – Mar. 2 A new season of Toronto Lit Up is on the way to spotlight Toronto authors and provide career-building opportunities. Publishers of Toronto… More

Go and Write! London and the Cotswolds writing retreat, April 10-20, 2023 Join award-winning authors Dr. Gerard Collins and Jane Simpson on a small group, 11-day writing retreat in London and the… More

Spoken World Online, featuring Jeff Cottrill (and an open mic)

Jeff Cottrill
POSTED: Jan 28, 2023

Literary Reading or Event

A global community of artists meet at this welcoming weekly open mic, featuring performers from all around the Spoken World. Poets & writers, singers, comedians, actors, Artists of every ilk, plus… More

New Release: I Got You Babe

Paul Coccia | POSTED: Jan 26, 2023

New Publication

Paul Coccia is pleased to announce the release of his new book I Got You Babe from Orca Book Publishers on February 14, 2023. More

Two Virtual Hi-Lo Events

Paul Coccia
POSTED: Jan 26, 2023

Member Activity

Join the virtual Say Hello to Hi-Lo events on February 16, 2023, at 8 PM ET and April 13, 2023, at 8 PM ET with Orca Book Publishers' Winter/Spring Authors. Each approximately 30-minute event held… More

At the Vancouver Jewish Book Festival

Gina Roitman | POSTED: Jan 25, 2023

Member Activity

Looking forward with bated breath to appearing at the JCC Jewish Book Festival in Vancouver from February 11-16.  On February 12th, I will interview Israeli author, Yashai Sadir, about his new… More

A new short story in The Antigonish Review

Steven Benstead | POSTED: Jan 23, 2023

New Publication

Check out, if you dare, my short story "Red on One Side, Blue on the Other" in the latest edition of The Antigonish Review (Volume 52, Number 211). More

Accenti Festival of the Arts in Italy - June 28 to July 1, 2023

Licia Canton | POSTED: Jan 23, 2023

Calls For Submission

TWUC members are invited to submit proposals (creative or academic) to present. Deadline for proposals: January 29th. See the details here:  You need not… More