Welcome to the library's blog for writers. Hope you all had a chance to take advantage of our Writer-In-Residence program. It was a pleasure and honor to have Gail Bowen here to guide, inspire, and read Calgary’s aspiring writing community.
For more guidance and inspiration, mark February 5 on your calendar. The library has a blockbuster lineup for this year’s Writers’ Weekend. Rona Altrows, Oana Avasilichioaei, Marcello di Cintio, Lori Hahnel, and Betty Jane Hegerat will all be here to deliver a wide range of programs on the craft, business, and pleasures of writing. This glorious day will also feature a visit from members of the Book Publishing Association of Alberta and Susan Toy from Alberta Books Canada. These programs are sure to fill up quickly, so register today.
To make the most of this year’s Writer’s Weekend, there are a slew of new titles for writers on our shelves. The more information you have coming in to these presentations will likely increase what you take away from them. Here’s a few titles that may stir up questions you didn’t know you had…
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