Hi Guys With the winter coming and the Christmas music hitting every radio station and mall, it’s time to commiserate our writing over this past season with our annual December Social! When: December 17, 2015, 6:30pm, (so don’t go to the North York Library, you’ll only find a confused librarian and a locked room, sorry) … Continue reading Your Invited to our December Social 2016
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Last week at the Coach House Wayzgoose I met a couple of the first year U of T MA in Creative Writing students, reminding me of how, just 5 years ago, my classmates and I finished our graduate department orientation in the early sun-dazed week of September and headed to another kind of orientation… Continue reading What to Grab Onto: A Newcomer’s Guide to Toronto’s Literary Huddle
I normally don’t do movie reviews on this blog. And I tried to write something really narrative or literary about this movie, The Gift (directed and written by Joel Edgerton, starring Joel Edgerton, Jason Bateman & Rebecca Hall) but it’s so good that it deserves a closer examination. If you haven’t watched the trailer, check … Continue reading The Horror of the Idea: A Critical Analysis of “The Gift”
Genre: Erotica Author: Mike Sauve Publisher: Check out this new spin on Biblical Miracles. Instead of an ugly brown Jew who just has to say the word to let the deaf hear and the blind sea, it’s a drop-dead gorgeous perfect girl who has to have sex with people to heal them. That’s the premise … Continue reading Book Talk: Goodbye Pantopon Rose
Hi Guys The polls are in and the location has been chosen! Spring Rolls! Mark your calendars June 25th, 6:30pm @ SpringRolls Writing Prompt: You have to break the news to your parents… you were adopted. See you there! p.s. it would be helpful if you could confirm whether you are coming or not in the … Continue reading June 25th Summer Social! Update!
Hi everyone Our Summer Social is coming up when we come together in celebration of our time of reading, editing, writing and the rest of that grand stuff. As per tradition we will be sharing work (only 1 page) based on a writing prompt. For this Social, write You have to break the news to your … Continue reading June 25th Summer Social!
Hi Guys Ryerson’s having a 50+ Festival of some sort, comprised of documentaries, talks and plays. One of those plays was written by Richard, “The New 80”, as some of you had the pleasure of reading and hearing and commenting on. For those who are unfamiliar or don’t remember, “The New 80” is a spicy … Continue reading Ryerson’s 50+ Festival starring Richard Ellen!