News


Recent Releases

Canzine Ottawa - Oct 13, 2018 - Registration opens on August 15, 2018
Vendors wanted for autumn 2018 edition of the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair-November 24, 2018
Arc Angels: Join the Celestial Choir of Canadian Poetry Lovers!
The Tree Reading Series GoFundMe campaign
the Parliamentary Poet Laureate - Canada's National Poetry Registry
Help a Bywords.ca reader find a poem from the 60s/70s
Pearl Pirie's list of English Canadian poets in Ottawa


Literary Contests

Arc Poetry Magazine Diana Brebner Prize - deadline: September 4, 2018
The Seventh Annual Thomas Morton Memorial Prize in Literary Excellence -deadline: September 30, 2018
Prairie Fire Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award, Short Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction Contests - deadline: November 30, 2018


Call for Submissions

Coven Editions: Call for submissions - Haunted - deadline: September 19, 2018
Grey Borders Magazine Call for Submissions
Byward Market Authors' Market - Vendors Wanted
Canthius 06 - call for submissions - transformative kinships: deadline - October 1, 2018
July 27 deadline for the Glebe Report's Poetry Quarter, theme: Water
Ontario Arts Council Deaf and Disability Art Projects - deadline: October 11, 2018
Vallum Magazine: Call for Submissions: 16:1 Connections - deadline: November 15, 2018
Coven Editions Call for Broadsides and Magical Micropoems
League of Canadian Poets Call for Submissions - Poem-a-day
h&: actively seeking submissions
Bywords.ca Call for Poetry by Current and Former Ottawa Students, Residents and Workers


Workshops

SistaFrizz Slam Poetry Workshop, Gatineau, Quebec - August 24, 2018 6pm
Saw Video Screenwriting Bootcamp with Jennifer Mulligan - 4 consecutive Tuesday evenings: Sept., 4, 11, 18, 25, 2018 (6-9pm each day)
A Call for Poets: Writing Retreat with Lorna Crozier - Sept 9-15, 2018
rob mclennan's 8 week poetry workshop starts July 9, 2018
Write Your Novel with Kate Heartfield: 9/12/18 12/12/18; On line; $585
Ottawa Romance Writers Association - Writing Workshop with Tanya Huff, Sept 15, 2018 - $20
The A-Frame Residency Call for Applications - Deadline: October 12, 2018
Welcome to StoryTelling: 10 Things You Need to Know Mary Wiggin and Kathie Kompass - Oct 13 and 20, 2018 $115
Ottawa Romance Writers Association - Five Secrets to Painless Revisions With Sharon Page, Oct 14, 2018 $20
Finish Your Novel with Kate Heartfield 8/1/18 - 8/29/18 - Online, $80
THE ORIGIN ARTS presents: TANYA EVANSON MASTERCLASS - August, 23, 2018: $10
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity: Literary Arts Programs 2018