Our meetings show you how to give speeches and presentations with out feeling like you are melting from fear. Surrounded by like minded writers one feels like everyone wants you to succeed.. They do! This is a positiive learning environement like no other. We welcome guests.
Following is a list of upcoming events: readings, writing workshops and seminars, and so on. Unless specified otherwise, events happen in Nova Scotia, Canada. We strongly encourage you to check dates and times with hosting organizations as typos and sudden changes happen. Follow us on Twitter, @WFNS, to hear about these events and more day-to-day.
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Come to hear author Gwen Davies read from her new book Facing the Other Way, and chat about the characters, the stories, and the eventful world of the 1970s. https://www.facebook.com/events/373154799688506/
Winter Fiction Craft Class This comprehensive, interactive eight week craft class focuses on the first stages of writing: imagining and drafting a story or chapter. Learn to develop character, animate scenes, sharpen dialogue, shape plot and tune the hidden music of the sentence. Learn to see the structure of the story and to take advantage of the strengths in your creative process. Practice revision and self-editing and share discoveries with your fellow writers. Participants will receive a written response to their manuscript from the workshop leader.
A book launch for his latest collection, Selected & New Poems, (Mosaic Press). Music provided by the Eamon McCarron Combo. Free admission.