• WFSC Back to Basics 2016 Conference Logo

    Back to Basics Writers Conference TOMORROW SATURDAY APRIL 30TH.  
    8:00 am registration opens
    8:45 am – 10:15 am – Session 1 - Barbie-Jo Smith - The Flat-Out Basics of Getting Started with Your Writing Project
    10:15 am – 10:30 am – Break 1
    10:30 am – 12:00 pm – Session 2 - Judy Schultz - Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Writing but were Afraid to Ask
    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – LUNCH
    1:00 pm – 2:30 pm – Session 3 - Janice MacDonald - Detective Fiction - How a Formula Can Create the Individual
    2:30 pm – 2:45 pm – Break 2
    2:45 pm – 4:15 pm – Session 4 - Linda J. Pedley - The Basics of Prepping for Publishing - What?! It's Not Just the MS that took Years to Write?!
    4:30 pm conference closes 
  • 10 year anniversary Calendar icon10 Years of Writing our Dreams

    Check out our story from the first 10 years of our growth. Although in calendar format, this keepsake marks our place in Strathcona County arts & culture history. Get your copy today and help support our fundraising efforts. All money raised is channeled back into the community. 

  • linking writing communitiesThe links provided here are to local groups we've worked with or have an affiliation with - to find out more about each one click their logo and visit their web site. Remember to check out the terms and conditions or any fees associated with membership or servcies.

  • 276 Great gift idea for the writer on your list. Give a WFSC conference T-Shirt!

  • Roses in memoriam Remembering those writers who have gone before us - their work, their passion, their life.

  •   Your Lifetime of Stories   - get your workbook from the WFSC. What's your story?

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  • Solitary Drop @2011 Book Cover

    This book recounts the history of the Strathcona County Writers Circle, as told by members of the group. The book not only includes the contributing authors' vision of how the Circle affected their writing, but includes interaction with others around them who share their journey. The book also provides points to consider if starting your own writing group.
  • Writing Prompt Journey - WFSC 2010Although this book targets writers, everyone will enjoy this collection of stories and poems from 17 authors as they explore their creativity and respond to 20 different writing prompts. It displays the diversity that exists among writers even when prompted by the same written inspiration. Go on - give it a try! 

  • 206 The newsletter is a great way to connect and share with others - please take a look.

    Members send your submissions and get your work published in the Strathcona Muse Newsletter!

  • As the day's become warmer - vacations are creeping closer. Write about your favorite destination.