Take your recipe book from concept to complete cookbook! We’re excited to have talented instructor Theresa Albert leading the "How to Write a Cookbook" Write Now Retreat. Read the Q&A with Theresa below to learn more about the retreat and how to get started writing your own cookbook!
Instructor Kim Echlin leads the "Writing Technique and Creativity" Write Now Retreat. Read our Q&A with Kim to learn more about this exciting retreat and her unique approach to teaching.
We’re excited to have talented instructor Alison Wearing leading the "Memoir Writing" Write Now Retreat over the course of three days. Read this Q&A with Alison to learn more about the retreat and the process of writing a memoir.
Talented instructor Farzana Doctor will be leading the "Finesse your Next Draft: Editing and Revising your Manuscript for the Marketplace" three-day Write Now Retreat. Read this Q&A with Farzana to learn more about the retreat and the process of revising your manuscript.
Chef and author Theresa Albert will lead the "How to Write a Cookbook" Write Now Retreat. Take your recipe book from concept to complete cookbook over 3 days!
Learn tips and tricks to hone your writing technique and bolster your creativity at this three day Write Now Retreat with award-winning author and professor Kim Echlin.
Learn about the art of memoir writing at this three-day Write Now Retreat in Stratford, Ontario, led by award-winning author and seasoned instructor Alison Wearing.
Learn about editing and revising your manuscript for the marketplace with award-winning author Farzana Doctor at our Finesse Your Next Draft Write Now Retreat.
Vanessa Ricci-Thode, branch president of the Waterloo-Wellington Canadian Authors Association, explains the many benefits of joining a writers group.
Everything You Need to Know Before Pitch Day! We’re only a few short days away from #CanLitPit taking over Twitter on Wednesday, February 8, 2017! Over the past few weeks, we have had quite a number of great questions regarding everything from how to participate to self-published authors. In this post, we’ve provided an overview [...]
Before #CanLitPit on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, learn more about Thistledown Press! On Wednesday, August 10, 2016, Canadian writers from coast to coast are invited to pitch their unpublished and polished manuscripts as part of #CanLitPit (Canadian Literature Pitch). Using the hashtag #CanLitPit as well as manuscript specific age and genre hashtags, writers will be [...]
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Participating in Twitter Pitch Events The saying “I wrote you a long letter because I didn’t have time to write you a short one” wasn’t written about Twitter pitches, but it might as well have been. The successful Twitter pitch packs compelling conflict into a microscopic space. Authors often get [...]