The McLoughlin Gardens is pleased to welcome local writers and visual artists to reside and work at the Gardens for one- and two-week residencies this summer and fall. We offer successful applicants space and privacy to pursue their art and nurture their artistic vision and voice.
Applications will be juried by a committee. Residencies are subsidized and the cost to the artist will be $500 per week. The seaside cottage is comfortable, fully furnished and equipped with WIFI service. Please note: vehicle access is limited, and there are no laundry facilities.
To apply for the residency, please go to https://www.mcloughlingardens.org/literary-arts and submit an application by May 20, 2021.
Three fer Half – The Federation of BC Writers is reaching out to writers groups with a unique membership drive.
Their Winter 2020 deep discount membership drive is inviting non-member writers to join in groups of three or more at a fifty percent discount. Runs from January 17 to February 17, 2020.
Check their website at https://bcwriters.ca for more information, or write to them at email@example.com.
CVWS members are encouraged to submit ten (10) to twelve (12) pages of their work in fiction, memoir, Creative nonfiction, song lyrics and scripts (both playwriting and screenwriting) to Terry Jordan, Haig-Brown writer-in-residence. You can send your manuscript to firstname.lastname@example.org.