Vocamus Writers Community Blog

Martina Freiteg Releases New Book

Guelph author Martina Freitag has released "Rot-Weiss-Rot: A Village Childhood in Wartime Austria".

Thursday, Apr 8 2021

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"Dining in Restaurant" by Sheri Doyle

Dining in Restaurant

Monday, Apr 5 2021

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VWC Newsletter – April 2021

VWC Newsletter – April 2021

Thursday, Apr 1 2021

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Any Poetry Reviwers Out There?

We're looking for people interested to review a couple of recent poetry titles by local authors

Monday, Mar 29 2021

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U of G Open Learning Writing Course – Writing for Children

The University of Guelph's Open Learning program is offering a course on Writing for Children.

Monday, Mar 29 2021

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Canadian Freelance Guild Webinar

The Canadian Freelance Guild Guelph-K/W Community is hosting a webinar by Michael Strickland.

Monday, Mar 29 2021

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Call for Submissions – Sharing Anthology: Pets Edition

Lisa Browning from One Thousand Trees is calling for submissions to the latest installment of the Sharing Anthology.

Friday, Mar 26 2021

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Shayne Coffin Releases New Book of Poetry

Guelph poet Shayne Coffin has released Royal City Blues, anew collection of four longer experimental poems.

Thursday, Mar 25 2021

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New VWC Reviews Program

Vocamus Writers Community is partnering with the Guelph Arts Council to provide reviews of local books.

Tuesday, Mar 23 2021

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Arts Everywhere New Website Launch

Arts Everywhere launches its new redesigned website.

Monday, Mar 22 2021

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James Lafferty Releases New Book

Guelph poet, James Lafferty, has released a new book, entitled "A Persistent Pilgrim".

Friday, Mar 19 2021

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Help Wanted – Provide Feedback on Stories by Teen Writers

We're looking for local writers to help young authors from the Guelph Public Library's Teen Writing Contest.

Wednesday, Mar 10 2021

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"Hope" by Melinda Burns

Hope

Tuesday, Mar 9 2021

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EMWF Writing Contests – Call for Submissions

The Eden Mills Writers' Festival is calling for submissions to its writing contests.

Monday, Mar 8 2021

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VWC Welcomes Lauren Wright Vartanian

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Wright Vartanian.

Friday, Mar 5 2021

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Marion Reidel Reviews Lauren Stein's "Fun at Work"

Marion Reidel reviews Lauren Stein's "Fun at Work".

Thursday, Mar 4 2021

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Canadian Freelance Guild Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Canadian Freelance Guild.

Wednesday, Mar 3 2021

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VWC Newsletter – March 2021

VWC Newsletter – March 2021

Monday, Mar 1 2021

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VWC Welcomes John Braden Speers

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome John Braden Speers.

Tuesday, Feb 23 2021

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"every town needs a poet" by Morvern McNie

every town needs a poet

Monday, Feb 22 2021

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VWC Newsletter – February 2021

VWC Newsletter – February 2021

Monday, Feb 1 2021

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Karen Houle Reading

Guelph poet Karen Houle will be holding an online reading.

Monday, Feb 1 2021

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Free February Workshops All Next Month!

Free February Workshops All Next Month!

Wednesday, Jan 27 2021

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"The Symphonic River" by Jerry Prager

The Symphonic River

Wednesday, Jan 27 2021

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Review a Book by Local Author, Lauren Stein

Review a book by local author, Lauren Stein

Saturday, Jan 16 2021

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New Watershed Writers Radio Series

New Watershed Writers Radio Series.

Wednesday, Jan 13 2021

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23 Minute Writing Club Is Back

Kira Vermond is restarting the 23 Minute Writing Club.

Wednesday, Jan 13 2021

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GPL Teen Writing Contest Opens

The Guelph Public Libreary's Teen Writing Contest Is Now Open

Thursday, Jan 7 2021

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"Kelpie" by Tom Vaine

Kelpie

Wednesday, Jan 6 2021

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VWC Online Genre Fiction Writers Hang-Out

The Vocamus Writers Community Genre Fiction Group will meet online via Zoom.

Monday, Jan 4 2021

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VWC Newsletter – January 2021

The Vocamus Writers Community January 2021 Newsletter is here.

Thursday, Dec 31 2020

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VWC Donors Support Package Released

Vocamus Writers Community has released its annual support package to thank its 2020 donors.

Wednesday, Dec 16 2020

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"So Happy To Be" by Kathryn Edgecomb

So Happy To Be

Monday, Dec 14 2020

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VWC Newsletter – December 2020

The Vocamus Writers Community December 2020 Newsletter is here.

Monday, Nov 30 2020

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"At the Beach" by Bieke Stengos

At the Beach

Monday, Nov 30 2020

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U of G Open Learning Writing Courses

The University of Guelph's Open Learning program is offering three writing courses this winter.

Saturday, Nov 28 2020

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New Lit Mag at U of G launches tonight!

The University of Guelph has a new literary magazine launching tonight!

Monday, Nov 23 2020

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"Two Haiku" by Rashmeet Kaur

Two Haiku

Friday, Nov 6 2020

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VWC Welcomes Rashmeet Kaur

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Rashmeet Kaur.

Friday, Nov 6 2020

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Melinda Burns – Late Fall Writers Group

Guelph author Melinda Burns is hosting an online Late Fall Writers Group.

Thursday, Nov 5 2020

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Canadian Freelance Guild Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Canadian Freelance Guild.

Wednesday, Nov 4 2020

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Rhapsody 2020 Now Available

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to announce that Rhapsody 2020 is now available for order.

Tuesday, Nov 3 2020

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Book Bash 2020 Officially Cancelled

The 2020 Book Bash has been cancelled.

Tuesday, Nov 3 2020

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VWC Newsletter – November 2020

The Vocamus Writers Community November 2020 Newsletter is here.

Monday, Nov 2 2020

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Vocamus Press Launches John Galt's "The Tragedies"

Guelph publisher Vocamus Press has released John Galt's "The Tragedies".

Saturday, Oct 31 2020

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Vocamus Press Chapbooks Now Available for Shipping

Vocamus Press chapbooks are now available for shipping.

Friday, Oct 30 2020

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Kim Davids Mandar Releases Book of Interviews

Guelph author Kim Davids Mandar has released "In|Appropriate", a collection of interviews with Canadian authors.

Thursday, Oct 29 2020

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Gordon Hill Press Fall 2020 Poetry Launch

Guelph publisher, Gordon Hill Press, is launching it's Fall 2020 poetry titles.

Thursday, Oct 29 2020

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Elora Poetry Centre / Renison College Webinar

The Elora Poetry Centre is co-sponsoring a webinar on literary appropriation.

Thursday, Oct 29 2020

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Local Presses Feature on New Gap Riot Interactive Map

Local publishers, Gordon Hill Press and Vocamus Press, have been featured in Gap Riot's new Small Press Interactive Map.

Friday, Oct 23 2020

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