My new writing desk

What do I have in common with writers like Woolf, Hemingway and Roth? A standing writing desk. I’ve wanted one for years. Finally I was able to co-design my desk with fellow writer, wood artist and custom furniture maker Ivan Antoniw. The three different writing...

Upcoming all-genre workshop with Betsy in Montreal

Writing the Between a special Montreal event February 22, 2014 All-genre workshop 10am – 5pm   Cost: $90 for 6 hours Register by: February 15, 2014 Contact: Betsy Warland Participants: writers, journalists, memoirists, visual artists—anyone published or...

Upcoming workshops in Edmonton, Nov 29-30

Join me in Edmonton on November 29 and 30 for two workshops: Trust Each Narrative’s Requirements: During this presentation, we’ll discuss several methods of identifying and trusting each narrative’s idiosyncratic requirements Work with Contradictions in your...

Upcoming course with Betsy – Memoir of Inquiry

A memoirist is a lifelong student in the ways of memory. He or she is intrigued by their memories, the memories they share with others, and the collective memory that shapes us all. In this discussion-based course, we’ll focus on memoir writing not only as a...

“Writing the Between” – September 28, 2013

All-genre workshop 10AM – 5PM in New Westminster Betweenness is usually something to avoid – the devil and the deep blue sea, between a rock and a hard place – yet writers need to engage with it. Whether it’s between doubt and confidence, cultures, drafts, languages,...