Vocamus Writers Community Blog

EWF Writing Contest Deadline Coming Up

The deadline for the Elora Writers Festival is coming up on March 2.

Friday, Feb 23 2018

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Publication Studio Guelph Calls for New Writing

Publication Studio Guelph is calling for submissions of new writing.

Wednesday, Feb 21 2018

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Fenylalanine Publishing Releases "CanCon" by Jeremy Luke Hill

Fenylalanine Publishing has released "CanCon", a chapbook of poetry by Jeremy Luke Hill.

Tuesday, Feb 20 2018

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Dreamers Creative Writing Is Calling for Submissions

Guelph-based literary website Dreamers Creative Writing is calling for submissions.

Tuesday, Feb 20 2018

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Silence Open Mic - February 2018

The February 2018 Silence Sounds open mic features Guelph musician Andy Hughes..

Friday, Feb 16 2018

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U of G Library Writers Workshop Calling for Volunteers

The University of Guelph Library Writers Workshop is looking for volunteers.

Thursday, Feb 15 2018

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"Washing pre-dog" by Candace De Taeye

Washing pre-dog

Wednesday, Feb 14 2018

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Anyone Up for a Manitoulin Retreat?

Join us Vocamus Wriiters Community for a writers' retreat at Dominion Bay Cottages on Manitoulin Island.

Saturday, Feb 10 2018

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Our Fall 2017 Rewards Package is (Finally) Here

The Vocamus Writers Community Fall 2017 supporters' rewards package is (finally) here.

Thursday, Feb 8 2018

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Get Involved with Running and Reading Clubs

Start2Finish is looking for volunteers for its Running and Readings clubs.

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

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Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Marco Muzzi

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Marco Muzzi.

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

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Mary Ann Burrows Stepping Down as Director of Fundraising

Mary Ann Burrows is stepping down as Vocamus Writers Community Director of Fundraising.

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

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We're Rebranding!

Were changing our name to Vocamus Writers Community to better reflect what we actually do.

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

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"So Sadly Quietly Miss" by Rob O'Flanagan

So Sadly Quietly Miss

Friday, Feb 2 2018

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FOVP Newsletter – February 2018

The Friends of Vocamus February 2018 Newsletter of literary news and events in the Guleph area.

Thursday, Feb 1 2018

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Call for Submissions - SHARING Anthology

One Thousand Trees is calling for submissions for its SHARING anthology.

Wednesday, Jan 31 2018

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Michelle McMillan in "Art Ascent" Magazine

Guelph author Michelle McMillan has a poem in "Art Ascent" magazine.

Tuesday, Jan 30 2018

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Marian Thorpe Short Story on "Bob's Short Story Hour"

Guelph author Marian Thorpe has had her story "In an Absent Dream" featured on "Bob's Short Story Hour".

Friday, Jan 19 2018

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"in les étoiles, i toil" by Jeffrey Reid Pettis

in les étoiles, i toil

Thursday, Jan 18 2018

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Friends of Vocamus Press Welcomes Penelope Winters

Friends of Vocamus Press is pleased to welcome area author Penelope Winters.

Thursday, Jan 18 2018

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Tom Vaine Piece in Bewildering Stories

Local suthor Tom Vaine has had his story "Her Mother's Girl" published in Bewlidering Stories.

Wednesday, Jan 17 2018

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Freinds of Vocamus Press Welcomes Tom Vaine

Friends of Vocamus Press is pleased to welcome Elora author Tom Vaine.

Wednesday, Jan 17 2018

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Registration Open for U of G Library Free Writers' Workshops

Registration is now open for the University of Guelph Library's free writers' workshops on March 3 and 4.

Tuesday, Jan 16 2018

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Body Breath and Pen Writing Workshops

Join facilitator Melinda Reidl for "Body Breath and Pen" writing workshops.

Friday, Jan 12 2018

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The Guelph Public Library Teen Writing Contest Is Now Open

The annual Guelph Public Library Teen Writing Contest is now open for submissions until April 14.

Wednesday, Jan 10 2018

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Joy Lynn Goddard's Canadian Writing Blog

Guelph author Joy Lynn Goddard's Canadian writing blog.

Monday, Jan 8 2018

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Kat McNichol's Launches Dreamers Creative Writing Site

Guelph author Kat McNichol has launched Dreamers Creative Writing site with resources for Canadian writers.

Friday, Jan 5 2018

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Friends of Vocamus Press Welcomes Joy Lynn Goddard

Friends of Vocamus Press is pleased to welcome Guelph author Joy Lynn Goddard.

Friday, Jan 5 2018

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Friends of Vocamus Press Welcomes Kat McNichol

Friends of Vocamus Press is pleased to welcome Guelph author Kat McNichol.

Thursday, Jan 4 2018

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"Benedictions" by James Clarke

Benedictions

Wednesday, Jan 3 2018

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Marina Gascho Releases "Sucker for an Octopus"

Marina Gascho releases "Sucker for an Octopus" through Fenylalanine Publishing.

Wednesday, Jan 3 2018

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FOVP Newsletter – January 2018

The Friends of Vocamus January 2018 Newsletter of literary news and events in the Guleph area.

Monday, Jan 1 2018

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"Hagiograph" by Robin Elizabeth Downey

Hagiograph

Wednesday, Dec 20 2017

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"Neaped in Donegal" by Michelle McMillan

Neaped in Donegal

Wednesday, Dec 6 2017

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FOVP Newsletter – December 2017

The Friends of Vocamus December 2017 Newsletter of literary news and events in the Guleph area.

Friday, Dec 1 2017

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"What a Good Party It Might Have Been" by Nora Ruddock

What a Good Party It Might Have Been

Tuesday, Nov 21 2017

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Friends of Vocamus Press Welcomes Ajay Heble

Friends of Vocamus Press welcomes Guelph author and musician Ajay Heble.

Tuesday, Nov 21 2017

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Review of Marion Reidel's "We Drank Wine and Other Stories"

The Bookshelf posted a review of Marion Reidel's "We Drank Wine and Other Stories" by Karen Gascho.

Tuesday, Nov 21 2017

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Interview with Ed Butts

An interview with Guelph author and historian Ed Butts by Sheri Doyle.

Monday, Nov 20 2017

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Kira Vermond Workshop - Writing for Kids

Guelph author Kira Vermond offers a 4 week writing course for kids.

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017

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Barbara Kyle Offers Writing Mentor Program

Guelph Author Barbara Kyle offers a three month online mentorship program.

Thursday, Nov 9 2017

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"The Salient Unintended" by Darcy Hiltz

The Salient Unintended

Wednesday, Nov 8 2017

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Marilyn Kleiber Course - Memoirs and Memories

Guelph publisher Marilyn Kleiber offers a three week course on writing memoir.

Tuesday, Nov 7 2017

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Ann Clayton Releases "Colonial Perspectives"

Guelph author Ann Clayton has released "Postcolonial Persepctives", exploring English South African fiction under apartheid.

Friday, Nov 3 2017

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Reviewers Wanted for New Ann Clayton Books

We're loking for those interested in reviewing one or more new books by Guelph author, Ann Clayton.

Friday, Nov 3 2017

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Setting Up Your Weekend

Here's your guide to what's happening in literary Guelph between Friday, November 3 and Sunday, November 5.

Friday, Nov 3 2017

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Barbara Kyle’s 4th Annual Manuscript Evaluation Contest

Guelph author Barbara Kyle is holding her 4th Annual Manuscript Evaluation Contest.

Thursday, Nov 2 2017

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FOVP Newsletter – November 2017

The Friends of Vocamus November 2017 Newsletter of literary news and events in the Guleph area.

Wednesday, Nov 1 2017

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PS Guelph Publishes "Queer City, A Reader"

Publication Studio Guelph has published the English edition of "Queer City, A Reader".

Wednesday, Nov 1 2017

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Elora WordFest is Tonight

The fall 2017 edition of Elora Wordfest is tonight, 7:00 PM, at The Elora Centre for the Arts.

Thursday, Oct 26 2017

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