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Make Them Wonder: Sparking Curiosity, Surprise, and Awe in Our Readers with Daniel Scott Tysdal

Make Them Wonder: Sparking Curiosity, Surprise, and Awe in Our Readers with Daniel Scott Tysdal

Jan 13, 2019
1:00pm – 4:00pm

One of our most basic tasks as writers, as Janet Burroway reminds us, is to “make them wonder”to spark in our readers a sense of curiosity and awe,…

Page to Stage: with Charlene Jones

Page to Stage: with Charlene Jones

Jan 31, 2019
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Page to Stage: How to Engage an Audience and Speak into a Microphone at the Same Time with Charlene Jones

**This is a FREE Members-only workshop. Space…

Fact or Fiction? Q&A with the York Regional Police

Fact or Fiction? Q&A with the York Regional Police

Feb 10, 2019
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Do you know the rights of an accused criminal? What is the booking procedure? How long are police allowed to hold a suspect? Do Miranda rights apply in…

Creating Compelling Characters with Ibi Kaslik

Creating Compelling Characters with Ibi Kaslik

Mar 10, 2019
1:00pm – 4:00pm

What is story? Is a narrative simply a series of events happening to random people? No! Who is this story about is just as important as What is this story…

Playing the Short Game #2: You Sold a Story!: Contracts, Editing, & Reality with Douglas Smith

Playing the Short Game #2: You Sold a Story!: Contracts, Editing, & Reality with Douglas Smith

Mar 28, 2019
7:00pm – 9:00pm

**This is a FREE Members-only workshop. Space is limited. Please reserve your spot below.
Following on from Douglas’ workshop in October 2017 and drawing…

Pens ‘n Friends: Luncheon & Peer Critiques

Pens ‘n Friends: Luncheon & Peer Critiques

May 5, 2019
12:00pm – 4:00pm

Join us for lunch and a peer manuscript review session. We’ll begin with a light lunch of wraps, sandwiches and salads. Take this time to get to know…

Writing From a Reader's Perspective with Larry Weller

Writing From a Reader’s Perspective with Larry Weller

Jun 9, 2019
1:00pm – 4:00pm

The writer and the reader are in an intimate bond that crafts the work of art. By sending a novel or short story into the world, the writer is asking the…