Vocamus Writers Community Blog

Bookish Radio – Episode #5

Episode #5 of Guelph's Bookish Radio show interviews Jaellayna Palmer.

Thursday, Apr 12 2018

Silence Open Mic - April 2018

The April 2018 Silence Sounds open mic features Guelph poet Michael Kleiza.

Thursday, Apr 12 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Corrie Shoemaker

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Corrie Shoemaker.

Tuesday, Apr 10 2018

Meet the Makers – Comics and Graphic Novels

Meet Guelph cartoonists and graphic novelists.

Tuesday, Apr 10 2018

"Silver-Sorrowed Clouds" by Hanna Peters

"Silver-Sorrowed Clouds" by Hanna Peters.

Tuesday, Apr 10 2018

Denise Lowe Book Launch

Denise Lowe launches "The Fighter Within".

Tuesday, Apr 10 2018

Kazoo! Print Expo Is On Saturday

Kazoo! Print Fest is this Saturday with lots of local books and print media.

Monday, Apr 9 2018

Call For Short Story Readers

ArtsEverywhere needs readers for its short story contest.

Monday, Apr 9 2018

Go Big Then Go Home Poetry Tour

The Go Big Then Go Home Poetry Tour Come to The Bookshelf.

Friday, Apr 6 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Marianne Micros

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Marianne Micros.

Friday, Apr 6 2018

Bookish Radio – Episode #4

Episode #4 of Guelph's Bookish Radio show interview's Adam Dickinson.

Thursday, Apr 5 2018

Michael Barclay Book Launch

Michael Barclay launches his new Tragically Hip Biography.

Wednesday, Apr 4 2018

Kat McNichol Workshop – Writing to Heal

Kat McNichol of Dreamers Creative Writing offers a workshop on Writing to Heal.

Monday, Apr 2 2018

For the Love of Words 2018

For the Love of Words (FLOW) is Action Read’s annual poetry, music and spoken word fundraiser in support of literacy.

Sunday, Apr 1 2018

Dead Poets Live On

Let VWC introduce you to their favourite dead poets.

Sunday, Apr 1 2018

VWC Newsletter – April 2018

The Vocamus Writers Community April 2018 Newsletter is here.

Sunday, Apr 1 2018

Kazoo Print Fest

Guelph's funkiest books and print fair.

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Melinda Burns – Free Workshop

Guelph author Melinda Burns offers a free workshop on Poetry and Mindfulness.

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Sarah Howden and Nick Craine Book Launch

Sarah Howden and Nick Craine launch "5-Minute Stories for Fearless Girls".

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Samantha Brennan Book Launch

Samantha Brennan launches "Fit At Mid-Life".

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Stephen Henighan Book Launch

Guelph author Stephen Henighan launches his new novel, "Blue River and Red Earth".

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Lottie Aldarwish Book Launch

Lottie Aldarwish launches her children's cookbook "Little Cookery".

Friday, Mar 30 2018

VWC Genre Fiction Writers Hang-Out

Vocamus Wriers Community's meet-up for genre fiction writers.

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Elora WordFest - Spring 2018

Elora's twice-annual celebration of words.

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Eden Mills Writers' Festival / PS Guelph Poetry Reading

Eden Mills Writers' Festival and Publication Studio Guelph co-present a poetry reading.

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Poetry and Ecology

The Poetry and Ecology Project presents an evening of conversation, readings, and music.

Friday, Mar 30 2018

Day of the Poets

Downtown Orangeville's first ever poetry festival.

Thursday, Mar 29 2018

"My Plastic Childhood Christmas Knight 3" by Jerry Prager

"My Plastic Childhood Christmas Knight 3" by Jerry Prager

Tuesday, Mar 27 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Jerry Prager

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Jerry Prager.

Tuesday, Mar 27 2018

CANCELLED – The Charles-Étienne Ferland Launch Has Been Cancelled

The Charles-Étienne Ferland book launch ahs been cancelled for this coming Saturday.

Thursday, Mar 22 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Laura Lush

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Laura Lush.

Wednesday, Mar 21 2018

Call for Submissions: Mundane Amendments

Mundane Amendments is now accepting submissions for a new self-help blog based out of Guelph.

Wednesday, Mar 21 2018

Asa Boxer Reading

Canadian poet Asa Boxer reads from his new chapbook at the Elora Poetry Centre.

Monday, Mar 19 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Jack Florek

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Jack Florek.

Friday, Mar 16 2018

We Have a New Bookish Radio Show in Guelph!

Guelph writers Anna Bowen and Kim Davids Mandar launch new radio show, Bookish Radio, on CFRU.

Thursday, Mar 15 2018

"Al Purdy" by Kathryn Edgecomb

"Al Purdy" by Kathryn Edgecomb.

Wednesday, Mar 14 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Paul Hock

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Paul Hock.

Tuesday, Mar 13 2018

Poetry Slam – March 2018

The March 2018 edition of Guelph Poetry Slam features Yes.

Tuesday, Mar 13 2018

Melinda Burns Workshop - Fiction

Guelph author Melinda Burns offers a 7 week workshop on writing fiction.

Friday, Mar 9 2018

Guelph Book Bash Festival 2018

The Guelph Book Bash Festival is an annual celebration of the books published by Guelph and area authors over the previous year.

Wednesday, Mar 7 2018

Save the Date for Guelph Book Bash Festival 2018

The 2018 Guelph Book Bash Festival now has an official date and location!

Wednesday, Mar 7 2018

Brian Henry Workshop – Writing Great Characters

Brian Henry holds a workshop on writing great characters.

Wednesday, Mar 7 2018

Eden Mills Writers' Festival Contests

The Eden Mills Writers' Festival contests are open for submission.

Wednesday, Mar 7 2018

Michael Adams Signing

Michael Adams signs his new book, "Could It Happen Here?"

Tuesday, Mar 6 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Robert Lyon

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Robert Lyon.

Monday, Mar 5 2018

Maria Stengos Camamert Is Our 2018 ETCH Coordinator

VWC is pleased to introduce Maria Stengos Camamert as our 2018 ETCH Coordinator.

Friday, Mar 2 2018

VWC Newsletter – March 2018

The Vocamus Wrires Community March 2018 Newsletter of literary news and events in the Guleph area.

Thursday, Mar 1 2018

Silence Open Mic - March 2018

The March 2018 Silence Sounds open mic features musician Stu Ross.

Thursday, Mar 1 2018

Young Writers Open Mic

The Guelph Homeschool Group presents an open mic for young writers.

Thursday, Mar 1 2018

James Clarke and Eric Jensen Reading

Guelph authors James Clarke and Eric Jensen read from their new books at Loyola Jesuit Centre.

Wednesday, Feb 28 2018