BC-Yukon Flash 2020

The 4th annual Flash Fiction contest sponsored by the Federation of BC Writers is now underway! No theme. Maximum 500 words, including the title. First prize is $350 and a year’s FBCW membership. Deadline for submissions is October 1, 2020. For more information...

Come and join me at Word Vancouver 2020

Word Vancouver is still going ahead September 19-27 in an online format. I’ll be hosting/moderating the following events within the LGBTQ2S+ programming. Click on the individual link for participating authors and registration details. All events are free....

Friday June 26 on Instagram Live

“This Friday, June 26 at 5pm (PT) I will be LIVE on Instagram reading from Lost Lagoon/lost in thought at the spring season finale of @soundonreadings sponsored by @readlocalbc. I will be joined by Alison Acheson reading from her book Dance Me to the End. Please...

Interview April 1 on Wax Poetic, CFRO

Tune in to CFRO 100.5FM on April 1, 2020 at 2pm to hear an interview with Betsy Warland about her new book Lost Lagoon/lost in thought. Wax Poetic is interviews with Canadian poets, live readings, and recordings with hosts RC Weslowski, Kevin Spenst, Lucia Misch, and...

Book Launch — Postponed

Unfortunately the Lost Lagoon/lost in thought book launch scheduled for March 19, 2020 is postponed.