WFNS fosters creative writing and the profession of writing in the Province of Nova Scotia; provides advice and assistance to writers at all stages of their careers; encourages greater public recognition of Nova Scotian writers and their achievements; and enhances the literary arts in our regional and national culture.


Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 4:10pm

If you're a lapsed or new member, you can join the WFNS for $20 for the balance of 2015! Membership is valid from August 1 - December 31, 2015. If you register prior to August 1, you will be activated on that date.

Click here for more information and to join. 

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 11:01am

Saturday, July 18, 2015. 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
$90/members, $135/non.

Friday, June 12, 2015 - 1:50pm

JOB TITLE:           Managing Editor, Eastword
POSITION TYPE:    Contract Position
REMUNERATION:   $4,000 per annual contract (4 issues / contract)
JOB LOCATION:     Virtual (Nova Scotia only)
POSTING DATE:     June 12, 2015
CLOSING DATE:     Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.


Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 9:17pm
Halifax, NS – The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia (WFNS) announced the winners of the 2015 East Coast Literary Awards during a celebration of Atlantic writers and writing on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax, NS. 
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:53am

Join us on Saturday, June 6 as we announce the winners of the 2015 East Coast Literary Awards! All are welcome.

Please RSVP to by no later than 5 PM, Friday June 5th. 


Monday, June 1, 2015 - 3:08pm

The big week is finally here! Join us as we celebrate the shortlist for the 2015 East Coast Literary Awards!

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