The Federation of BC Writers has over 800 members in every genre, at every stage of the literary journey. It’s an organization ‘for writers, about writing’. We offer programs and events, publication venues, news, profile pages for members, promotional opportunities, and a network of dedicated colleagues for you to connect with:
WordWorks Magazine – A literary publication distributed to 1,000 plus writers, libraries, and more. As well as being a showcase for members writing, WordWorks is written ‘for writers, about writing.”
Literary Writes – Prizes and recognition; a great contest that invites creativity in every genre.
WriteOn Newsletter – A monthly update about what’s going on for writers in BC.
Writers’ Profiles – Hosted on the Fed website so you can connect with other members and beyond. Profiles are indexed and searchable by category, genre, services, workshops, locations and more.
Professional Directory – A place to market your professional skills or to find skilled help for your writing project.
Book Market – An online showcase where members can promote, and provide links to sell, their books or e-books.
Member Classifieds – Writers offering services and workshops to other writers can advertise in WordWorks Magazine. Synergy plus!
Programs, Workshops & Events – The Fed supports and runs programs, workshops, and events throughout BC. Members are often eligible for reduced rates
Advocacy – We live in a rapidly changing world; writers in BC need an organization that speaks to them and for them.
Community – The guiding principle of the Fed is ‘writers helping writers’. By bringing members together in a ‘community of writers’ we build synergy and create opportunities for writers to share experiences and skills.