Fed Members Make Whistler Shortlist

Congratulations to our Federation of BC Writers members, Bill Arnott, Mark Cameron, Jacqueline Carmichael, Edythe Anstey Hanen, Ann Shortell and Diana Stevan, and to all the writers who made the Whistler Independent Book Awards shortlist! https://independentbookawards.ca/news-whistler-independent-book-awards/?fbclid=IwAR0A9-ddFDEjorGggzSfxJw8BZ3U9et0AIWXTlneIsCR4XoWHNZDVkKH_LU

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All Rights Reserved – Who Owns the Copyright?

As writers, we need to be careful when signing contracts from publishers, whether our work is appearing in full length books or magazines. While most Canadian literary journals and publishing companies are careful to leave copyright ownership with the author, it’s helpful to familiarize ourselves with some of the terminology…

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In the Spirit of the Beats

Nine years ago when Franci Louann (third prize winner of the 2019 Burnaby Writers Contest with “Selling the Pinto,” a contest she’s placed in since the 1980s, and a regular on the Vancouver poetry scene, once winning “all the prizes” in a Pandora’s Collective contest) and Candice James (New Westminster…

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