Authors Announced for 2nd Annual Northern Ontario Book Fair

The Silverleaf Writers Guild is proud to announce the line-up of authors who will be present at the 2nd Annual Northern Ontario Book Fair which will take place at Roberta Bondar Park in Sault Ste. Marie from August 10-12, 2018. The Northern Ontario Book Fair is an annual event organized by the Silverleaf Writers Guild … Continue reading Authors Announced for 2nd Annual Northern Ontario Book Fair

Announcing the 2018 Northern Ontario Book Fair

Plans for the 2018 Northern Ontario Book Fair are under way! This annual event brings Northern Ontario authors together to sell their published works, meet some fans, and offer book signing and words of advice for promising writers. The Silverleaf Writers Guild has partnered with the Fringe Festival organizers to host our second annual Northern … Continue reading Announcing the 2018 Northern Ontario Book Fair

Weekly Agenda

Check our scheduled events to see what's happening at our next meeting. These activities and discussions are subject to change. Please check page often!   Date Activity Discussion March 28th, 2018 Paper Bag Creative Writing Prompts Elements to Amplify your Author Brand April 4th, 2018 Newspaper / Magazine Literature Writing a Believable Antagonist April 11th, … Continue reading Weekly Agenda

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We support writers across Northern Ontario

The Silverleaf Writers Guild wants to remind Northern Ontario writers that we still meet every Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Our in-person meetings currently take place in Timmins, ON at the Timmins Public Library, but we are interested in setting up branches in other communities across Northern Ontario. We just need local champions! … Continue reading We support writers across Northern Ontario

N/O Summer Writing Contest Cancelled

Due to a lack of entries for the N/O Summer Writing Contest, the Silverleaf Writers Guild's Board of Directors must (reluctantly) cancel the contest. Those that have submitted entries to the contest will be provided with feedback on their work and refunds. The Board is disappointed by this outcome, but will take this as a … Continue reading N/O Summer Writing Contest Cancelled

Northern Ontario literary contest deadline extended

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Timmins, ON. Due to a low number of entries, the Silverleaf Writers Guild has extended the deadline of the N/O Summer Writing Contest to September 17, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST. The Silverleaf Writers Guild Board of Directors hopes that enough entries will be submitted by the new deadline so that the … Continue reading Northern Ontario literary contest deadline extended

Literary contest underway for Northern Ontario writers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Timmins, ON. The Silverleaf Writers Guild is happy to announce the opening of the N/O Summer Writing Contest. This literary contest, open to all Northern Ontario residents 18 years or older, includes poetry, fiction and nonfiction categories. The theme of the contest is “Northern Ontario perspectives.” While the submitted poems, stories and … Continue reading Literary contest underway for Northern Ontario writers

Northern Ontario Book Fair Author Schedule

The Northern Ontario Book Fair is almost here! You can meet with the featured authors (and in some cases editors and illustrators) at Gillies Lake between 12:00 pm and 10:00 pm from June 24th to July 1st, 2017. Here is the schedule*: SATURDAY, JUNE 24th 12:00 to 5:00 pm - Bryan Davies & Andrew Traficante … Continue reading Northern Ontario Book Fair Author Schedule