Book Giveaway, Gay YA, WCDR

Book Giveaway and Update…

Just a quick post to let you know I'm having a book giveaway contest over at my TWITTER ACCOUNT. To enter to win a signed copy of PRIDE MUST BE A PLACE, all you have to do is RETWEET my PINNED TWEET and FOLLOW ME if you're not already doing so. You have until April… Continue reading Book Giveaway and Update…

Bruges, Brussels, On Writing, WCDR, Writers Community of Durham Region, Writing Life

Brussels Bound & Making Use of Member Benefits (WCDR)

I've mentioned this in the past, but it's always good to throw out a reminder to WCDR members that they should take advantage of all the benefits membership opens up to them. For those who have not yet heard of one of Canada's most vibrant writing communities, the WCDR stands for Writers Community of Durham… Continue reading Brussels Bound & Making Use of Member Benefits (WCDR)

Ann YK Choi, Festival of Authors, On Writing, Ontario Writers' Conference, OWC, Wayson Choy, WCDR, Writers Community of Durham Region, Writing Life

On the Horizon – Events of Writerly Interest

Every now and again I write a catch-all post to include some of the things on my writerly horizon. The ones in my immediate future may be of interest to those of you in the GTA (Greater Toronto Area for visitors from elsewhere on the globe). Event #1 - Ontario Writers' Conference FESTIVAL OF AUTHORS… Continue reading On the Horizon – Events of Writerly Interest

Muskoka Novel Marathon, WCDR, Writers' Community of Durham Region, Writing Life

WCDR Events, MNM Event, and Stuff of Goodness…My September Cornucopia Mash-Up Blog Post

So much going on of late! The fall is always a busy time when it comes to a writer's life. A writer with an orbit in the Durham Region in Ontario, anyway. The Writers' Community of Durham Region just had its 20th Anniversary Gala last weekend. What a milestone. Together, we have been supporting each… Continue reading WCDR Events, MNM Event, and Stuff of Goodness…My September Cornucopia Mash-Up Blog Post

Culture Days, WCDR, Words of the Season, Writers' Community of Durham Region, Writing Life

CULTURE DAYS — WCDR Words of the Season! September Event for Writers and Those Who Love Them…

Further to the WCDR lovefest, I will be reading from my latest novel at the next WORDS OF THE SEASON. I will be test-driving Pride Must Be a Place, my new LGBTQ young adult novel. This regular event takes place at the Bear and Firkin pub in Pickering, Ontario...just east of Toronto. WORDS OF THE… Continue reading CULTURE DAYS — WCDR Words of the Season! September Event for Writers and Those Who Love Them…

WCDR, Writers Community of Durham Region, Writing Life

Community – The Writer’s Lifeline! WCDR Birthday…

Somebody I love is having a birthday! When I discovered the Writers' Community of Durham Region (WCDR) around the turn of the millennium, I didn't even have the courage to identify myself as a writer. Watching WCDR announcements in my local newspaper was the extent of my connection to the group for the first two… Continue reading Community – The Writer’s Lifeline! WCDR Birthday…