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Writing Contest

Victoria Writers’ Society has a writing contest every year. There are three categories: fiction, non-fiction and poetry, and the prizes in each are $300 for first and $200 for second. There are also two honourable mentions in each category and publication of all winning entries in Island Writer magazine. The contest is open to writers … Continue reading

Do the Dead Want to be Resurrected?

With “All Souls/Saints Day” just a few days away, this is a good question. I am reading a “memoir” of Margaret Drabble and she suggests that all writers abuse their sources. She says, “The dead may not want to come back to life. It may not be proper to resurrect them.” This gave me pause … Continue reading