Welcome to the Federation of BC Writers

We are a community committed to providing support and assistance to our members, and writers across the province. We may post a few important upcoming events on this page, but otherwise please check our BC Writers Calendar for information on what’s happening. For information on writing groups, membership benefits, resources for writers, information on our publications, and more, please check our menu bar above. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Happy writing!

A Few of Our Favourite Pages

BC Writers Calendar
 
BC Writers Calendar
Writing Events Across British Columbia!
WriteOn
 
WriteOn
Newsletter of the FBCW
Read WordWorks
 
Read WordWorks
The FBCW tri-annual Magazine

Enter the 2019 BC SHORT Short Fiction Contest!

Sponsored by the Federation of British Columbia Writers, the BC Short is a competition for original, unpublished short stories by Canadian writers. Word length is between 1,200 and 2,000 words. (No children’s fiction.) Stories must be written in English. Award-winning writer JJ Lee will be the judge of the second annual 2019 BC Short. The deadline is June 1, 2019.

First prize is $350. The entry fee is $10 for FBCW members and $15 for non-members. Full details at Submittable.

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