First ever Guild Gathering in Sault Ste. Marie

The Silverleaf Writers Guild is happy to announce that the first ever Guild Gathering in Sault Ste. Marie will take place this September. More than a dozen writers have expressed interest in attending, and we expect an excellent turnout! Guild Gatherings are a great opportunity to: share something you have written get feedback on your … Continue reading First ever Guild Gathering in Sault Ste. Marie

Featured Author Schedule for Northern Ontario Book Fair

The Northern Ontario Book Fair will take place at Roberta Bondar Park in Sault Ste. Marie from August 10-12, 2018. The fair, organized by the Silverleaf Writers Guild in partnership with Fringe North, will feature books by authors from all across Northern Ontario, which will be available for sale at the booth. In addition, nine … Continue reading Featured Author Schedule for Northern Ontario Book Fair

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