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Upcoming October Appearances: Can*Con, Surrey International Writers' Conference

It’s all gone a bit autumn at last, and part of me breathes easier for it, even as deadlines and imminent travel loom on the horizon. 683 more words

Conference on Canadian Speculative Arts and Literature

It’s a glorious day here in Canada’s adorable capital city.  The air is clean, the sun is out, the leaves are set to turn into autumnal confetti. 109 more words


Calling Riverdale Fans: Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe Is Coming to Toronto This Week!

Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe is coming to exclusive locations in Canada this week. Decked out with all the Pop’s essentials, fans will be presented with Archie’s classic dilemma: Betty (Old Fashioned Vanilla) or Veronica (Double Chocolate) and enjoy their milkshakes in Pop’s cups. 128 more words

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In the era of Netflix, what do we want Canadian Content to be?

Over the past few weeks, a certain speech has been arousing a great deal of discussion. It was delivered by Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, to the Economic Club of Canada, and it describes what Joly calls “our Government’s vision for a Creative Canada” – those ceremonial capital letters heralding a branded national plan. 2,124 more words


Can*Con 2017 Approaches - This is Where I'll Be!

Gobble gobble, fellow writers!

The title of this post should probably read: “This is Where I’ll Be When I’m Not Running Around Helping with Con Business, or Grabbing a Drink in the Bar.” Obviously that blows brevity right out of the water, regardless of how true it is. 495 more words


Prose & Cons: Can-Con 2017

Less than a week to go before Can-Con. I think this is my fourth visit to Ottawa. I’m looking forward to morning walks along the canal, seeing my Ottawa friends, and perhaps some fall colours. 401 more words

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