Parliament calling all poets

Canada’s Poet Laureate puts out call for submissions The Parliamentary Poet Laureate’s mandate is to promote poetry, culture and language in Canada; you are therefore invited to submit your unpublished poems in electronic format for the Poem of the Month Program. Submit poems on any subject, form or style; poems…

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FBCW Spring Writers’ Retreat

Poet and fiction writer Derek Hanebury will lead the Federation of BC Writers’ Spring Retreat April 17-19 at the Bethlehem Centre in Nanaimo. Participants Spaces for the retreat will be limited to nine, the number that can be accommodated at Bethlehem Centre. Cost – including food, board and workshops –…

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We’re 500 strong & growing

Membership in the Federation of BC Writers has topped 500 A week remains in the Fed’s Winter Membership Drive, which has already topped expectations and helped boost membership over 500. Of course we’re glad to see writers joining other writers in BC’s provincial association, and hope others will take advantage…

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