Vocamus Writers Community Blog

GPL Teen Writing Contest Is Now Open!

The Guelph Public Library Teen Writing Contest is now open.

Friday, Jan 18 2019

We Have A New Fundraising Platform

Vocamus Writers Community is moving to a new fundraising platform.

Tuesday, Jan 15 2019

"penumbra" by Darcy Hiltz

"penumbra" by Darcy Hiltz.

Tuesday, Jan 15 2019

Kate Anderson-Bernier Releases "A Gap in the Fence"

Kate Anderson-Bernier Releases "A Gap in the Fence".

Wednesday, Jan 9 2019

"Grandma's House" by Rob O'Flanagan

"Grandma's House" by Rob O'Flanagan

Monday, Jan 7 2019

Gloria Ferris Releases "Blood Patch"

Guelph author Glorai Ferris has rl;eased hr new thriller novella, "Blood Patch".

Friday, Jan 4 2019

Arboretum Press Is Guelph's Newest Publisher

Arboretum Press is Guelph's newest publisher.

Friday, Jan 4 2019

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Martina Freitag

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Martina Freitag.

Friday, Dec 21 2018

"Night Swim" by James Clarke

"Night Swim" by James Clarke.

Thursday, Dec 20 2018

Kim Davids Mandar Story in "Prairie Fire"

Guelph author Kim Davids Mandar has had a story published in "Prairie Fire".

Thursday, Dec 13 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Kate Anderson-Bernier

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Kate Anderson-Bernier.

Thursday, Dec 6 2018

Silence Open Mic – Call for Feature Readers

Silence is looking for feature readers for its twice-monthly open mic in 2019.

Thursday, Dec 6 2018

Catch Up with Bookish Radio

Check out what local books podcast Booksih Radio has been up to.

Wednesday, Dec 5 2018

"Agape in Georgian Bay" by Barb Minett

"Agape in Georgian Bay" by Barb Minett.

Tuesday, Dec 4 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Daved Muttart

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Fergus author Davd Muttart.

Tuesday, Dec 4 2018

Marian Thorpe Releases Empire's Exile"

Marian Thorpe Releases "Empire's Exile".

Monday, Dec 3 2018

VWC Newsletter – December 2018

The Vocamus Writers Community December 2018 Newsletter is here.

Friday, Nov 30 2018

Elora Writers' Festival Closes

The Elora Writers' Festival closes after twenty-five years.

Friday, Nov 30 2018

Deadline for Proposals - U of G Writers Workshop 2019

The deadline for submitting proposals to the U of G Library Writers Workshop 2019 is Friday, November 30.

Wednesday, Nov 28 2018

EMWF Artistic Director Job Posting

Th Eden Mills Writers' Festival is looking for a new Artistic Director.

Tuesday, Nov 27 2018

The Bookshelf Releases a Tribute to Reading Video

The Bookshelf has released a video tribute to the love of reading.

Tuesday, Nov 27 2018

"Swan Song" by Elaine Chang

"Swan Song" by Elaine Chang.

Thursday, Nov 22 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Amber Allen

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Amber Allen.

Tuesday, Nov 13 2018

Pat Mestern Releases "Vein of Love"

Fergus author Pat Mestern releases her new novel, "Vein of Love".

Tuesday, Nov 13 2018

"So This Is How It Feels" by Donna McCaw

"So This Is How It Feels" by Donna McCaw.

Monday, Nov 12 2018

Call for Workshop Proposals

The University of Guelph Library Writers Workshop is Calling for Workshop Proposals.

Monday, Nov 12 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Linda Kenyon

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Linda Kenyon.

Thursday, Nov 8 2018

Marianne Micros Interview

Queen Mob's Tea House posted an interview with Guelph author Marainne Micros.

Monday, Nov 5 2018

VWC Newsletter – November 2018

The Vocamus Writers Community November 2018 Newsletter is here.

Thursday, Nov 1 2018

"Leaving Siros" by Bieke Stengos

"Leaving Siros" by Bieke Stengos

Tuesday, Oct 23 2018

Vocamus Press Releases "Rhapsody 2018"

Vocamus Press relases "Rhapsody 2018", its annual anthooogy of Guelph and area poetry.

Saturday, Oct 20 2018

We Want Your Writing Tips

We want to hear your tweet-length writing tips for teens.

Thursday, Oct 18 2018

A Big Book Bash Thank You!

A big thank you to everyone involvd in making Book Bash 2018 a success.

Monday, Oct 15 2018

Book Bash Is Tomorrow!

The 2018 Book Bash Festival is tomorrow!

Saturday, Oct 13 2018

Book Bash 2018 Sponsor – Webcom

Webcom is one of our generous sponsors for the 2018 Guelph Book Bash Festival.

Friday, Oct 12 2018

Review: Ann Clayton's "Migration"

Corrie Shoemaker reviews "MIgration" by Ann Clayton

Thursday, Oct 11 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Elaine Uskoski

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Elaine Uskoski..

Wednesday, Oct 10 2018

Book Bash 2018 Sponsor – University of Guelph Library

The University of Guelph Library is one of our generous sponsors for the 2018 Guelph Book Bash Festival.

Tuesday, Oct 9 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Morvern McNie

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Elora author Morvern McNie.

Tuesday, Oct 9 2018

"Asphyxia" by Jeremy Luke Hill

"Asphyxia" by Jeremy Luke Hill

Tuesday, Oct 9 2018

Book Bash 2018 Sponsor – Moisan and Associaetes

Moisan and Associates is one of our generous sponsors for the 2018 Guelph Book Bash Festival.

Friday, Oct 5 2018

Book Bash 2018 Sponsor – Modern Castles

Modrn Castles is one of our generous sponsors for the 2018 Guelph Book Bash Festival.

Thursday, Oct 4 2018

Adam Lindsay Honsinger Interview

Queen Mob's Tea House posted an interview with Guelph author Adam Lindsay Honsinger.

Wednesday, Oct 3 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Shayne Coffin

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Shayne Coffin.

Wednesday, Oct 3 2018

Book Bash 2018 Sponsor – Janus Books

Janus Books is one of our generous sponsors for the 2018 Guelph Book Bash Festival.

Tuesday, Oct 2 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Tamara Jong

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Tamara Jong.

Tuesday, Oct 2 2018

Ed Butts Nominated for Award

Guelph author Ed Butts has been nominated for the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario media award.

Tuesday, Oct 2 2018

VWC Newsletter – October 2018

The Vocamus Writers Community October 2018 Newsletter is here.

Monday, Oct 1 2018

Karen Smythe Is Our February Workshops Coordinator

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to announce that Karen Smythe is our new February Workshops Coordinator.

Monday, Oct 1 2018

New Literary Press in Guelph

Gordon Hill Press is Canada's newest literary publisher, right here in Guelph.

Friday, Sep 28 2018