Vocamus Writers Community Blog

Eramosa Eden Writing Retreat

Eramosa Eden Retreat Centre holds a day-long writing retreat.

Wednesday, Feb 28 2018

"Journey" by Valerie Senyk

"Journey" by Valerie Senyk.

Tuesday, Feb 27 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Nikki Everts

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Nikki Everts.

Monday, Feb 26 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Marion Reidel

Vocamus Writers Community is pleased to welcome Guelph author Marion Reidel.

Friday, Feb 23 2018

EWF Writing Contest Deadline Coming Up

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

Friday, Feb 23 2018

Publication Studio Guelph Calls for New Writing

Publication Studio Guelph is calling for submissions of new writing.

Wednesday, Feb 21 2018

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

Dreamers Creative Writing Is Calling for Submissions

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

Tuesday, Feb 20 2018

Kate Harris Reading

Kate Harris reads from "Lands of Lost Borders" at The Bookshelf.

Tuesday, Feb 20 2018

Silence Open Mic - February 2018

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

Friday, Feb 16 2018

U of G Library Writers Workshop Calling for Volunteers

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

Thursday, Feb 15 2018

Poetry Slam – January 2017

The January 2018 edition of Guelph Poetry Slam features Missing Linx.

Wednesday, Feb 14 2018

VWC Genre Fiction Writers Hang-Out

Join Genre Fiction Coordinator Ryan Toxopeus for our Genre Fiction Writers Hang-out.

Wednesday, Feb 14 2018

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

Our Fall 2017 Rewards Package is (Finally) Here

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

Thursday, Feb 8 2018

Get Involved with Running and Reading Clubs

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

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Marco Muzzi

Vocamus Writers Community Welcomes Marco Muzzi.

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

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

We're Rebranding!

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

Tuesday, Feb 6 2018

"So Sadly Quietly Miss" by Rob O'Flanagan

"So Sadly Quietly Miss" by Rob O'Flanagan.

Friday, Feb 2 2018

FOVP Newsletter – February 2018

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

Thursday, Feb 1 2018

Melinda Burns Workshop - Writing & Mindfulness

Guelph poet Melinda Burns offers a workshop on writing and mindfulness.

Wednesday, Jan 31 2018

GenreCon

Guelph's conference for all things geek, from books to movies, games to music.

Wednesday, Jan 31 2018

Call for Submissions - SHARING Anthology

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

Wednesday, Jan 31 2018

Michelle McMillan in "Art Ascent" Magazine

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

Tuesday, Jan 30 2018

Tara Mondou Book Signing

Cambridge author Tara Mondou signs copies of her new book, "Little Girl in the Mirror".

Saturday, Jan 27 2018

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

"in les étoiles, i toil" by jeffrey reid pettis

"in les étoiles, i toil" by jeffrey reid pettis

Thursday, Jan 18 2018

Friends of Vocamus Press Welcomes Penelope Winters

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

Thursday, Jan 18 2018

Books and Beer with Terry Fallis

The Elora Writers's Festival Presents Books and Beer with Terry Fallis.

Thursday, Jan 18 2018

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

Freinds of Vocamus Press Welcomes Tom Vaine

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

Wednesday, Jan 17 2018

Brian Henry Workshop – Writing and Revising

Brian Henry of Quick Brown Fox presents a workshop on writing and revising.

Tuesday, Jan 16 2018

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

Barbara Kyle Online Master Class - Your First 30 Pages

Guelph author Barbara Kyle offers on online Master Class – Your First 30 Pages: The 3 Essentials

Tuesday, Jan 16 2018

Body Breath and Pen Writing Workshops

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

Friday, Jan 12 2018

Silence Open Mic - January 2018

The January 2018 Silence Sounds open mic features Diem Lafortune.

Friday, Jan 12 2018

Free Teen Writing Workshop

Guelph graphic novelists Chris Sanagan and Jason Lapidus offer a free writing workshop for teens.

Wednesday, Jan 10 2018

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

Joy Lynn Goddard's Canadian Writing Blog

Guelph author Joy Lynn Goddard's Canadian writing blog.

Monday, Jan 8 2018

Ed Butts Signing

Guelph author and historian Ed Butts signs his new book "Wartime: The First World War in A Canadian Town".

Monday, Jan 8 2018

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

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

Friends of Vocamus Press Welcomes Kat McNichol

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

Thursday, Jan 4 2018

"Benedictions" by James Clarke

"Benedictions" by James Clarke

Wednesday, Jan 3 2018

Marina Gascho Releases "Sucker for an Octopus"

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

Wednesday, Jan 3 2018

Brian M. Oldham Meet and Greet

Brian M. Oldham holds a meet and greet for his book, "Dust of Many", at the Bookshelf.

Tuesday, Jan 2 2018

FOVP Newsletter – January 2018

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

Monday, Jan 1 2018

FOVP Free February Writing Workshop – Kasia Jaronczyk – Point of View

Friends of Vocamus Press presents its annual Free February Writing Workshops on Sunday afternoons in February.

Saturday, Dec 30 2017

FOVP Free February Writing Workshop – Adam Lindsay Honsinger – The Imagination in Fiction

Friends of Vocamus Press presents its annual Free February Writing Workshops on Sunday afternoons in February.

Saturday, Dec 30 2017