VMI alumna Jan Redford on Memoir, Marriage, Motherhood, and Mountains

VMI alumna Jan Redford on Memoir, Marriage, Motherhood, and Mountains

Jan Redford, VMI alumna and author of the memoir, End of the Rope: Mountains, Marriage, and Motherhood (Random House Canada, 2018) will be in conversation with Hal Wake, former director of the Vancouver Writers Festival and Angie Abdou, author of Home Ice (ECW Press,...
VMI Alumna Jan Redford Publishes Memoir with Penguin Random House

VMI Alumna Jan Redford Publishes Memoir with Penguin Random House

Jan Redford, Vancouver Manuscript Intensive alumna, has published her memoir, End of the Rope: Mountains, Marriage, and Motherhood with Penguin Random House. Hearty congratulations to Jan! The 400-page memoir has received praise from acclaimed novelist, Ayelet...
Betsy Warland on Panels at Growing Room 2018

Betsy Warland on Panels at Growing Room 2018

Growing Room: A Feminist Literary Festival returns from March 1-4, 2018 at various venues in Vancouver, BC. Betsy Warland will be at Growing Room on Saturday and Sunday, where she will be participating in and moderating panels, respectively. SATURDAY, MARCH 3 From...

Register for writing retreat on Cortes Island with Shaena Lambert

Dear Writers of Fiction & Memoir: Want to spend 5 days delving deep into your writing? Want to do that to the sound of waves crashing on the beach? Join Shaena Lambert on Cortes Island, BC, June 2-7, 2017. Read Shaena’s letter below, and register for the...
Life Stories, Memoir & Identity: Betsy Warland at Word Vancouver

Life Stories, Memoir & Identity: Betsy Warland at Word Vancouver

Dear Vancouver Readers, Oscar of Between will be one of the distinguished guests at Word Vancouver this year. Oscar (a.k.a Betsy) will treat us to a reading from her latest memoir on Sunday, September 25th, at 2:10 at the Vancouver Public Library’s Central...