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VALLEY AUTHOR TOM WAYMAN PRESENTS A WRITING WORKSHOP ON SETTING IN NAKUSP, BC, SATURDAY, FEB. 9

Tom Wayman (photo by Jude Dillon) Understanding the importance of the setting for every type of creative writing will be the focus of a workshop for fiction and non-fiction authors and poets to be held in Nakusp, BC on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Beyond the Blues at Oxygen Art Centre: Our Spring Semester Lineup is Launched!

Oxygen Art Centre is launching its Adult Education Spring Semester early this year to help you beat the winter blues. Starting February 4 Oxygen has an eclectic mix of courses to inspire you, with some follow-ups to well-loved courses! The … Continue reading

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NYTimes: How to Finally Write Your Nonfiction Book

No, it will not be easy. Yes, it will be rewarding. (Eventually.)   By Kristin Wong Dec. 10, 2018   “I’d like to write a book someday.” Like many writers, I said this for years before finally deciding to commit … Continue reading

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Mystery Author to Present at Oxygen Art Centre

Join mystery author Deryn Collier on Wednesday, November 21st at 7:00 PM at Oxygen Art Centre in Nelson for The Aunt June Files: Turning Family History into Fiction. In this multi-media presentation, Collier delves into family history in order to … Continue reading

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Two-Woman Crime Spree comes to the Nelson Library

It’s not so much “whodunit,” but “howdunit”. On Saturday, September 29 from 2:00 – 3:30pm crime fiction writers R.M. (Rachel) Greenaway and J.G. (Judy) Toews will discuss their novels and what it took to create them in a “Two-Woman Crime … Continue reading

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Public Lecture and Master Classes in Critical Writing on Art with Melanie O’Brian

  Masterclass: Saturday September 15, Sunday September 16, 2-5 PM Public Lecture: Friday September 14, 2018 at 7.30pm The first of two weekend-long workshops will be led by curator Melanie O’Brian at Oxygen Art Centre following a free public lecture. … Continue reading

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Susan Musgrave offers “Literary Cross-Dressing” talk at the Nelson Public Library

Photo: Susan Musgrave and friends at home on Haida Gwaii. Credit: Blaise Enright and Barry Peterson Multi-award-winning author Susan Musgrave offers a talk on the writing craft that promises to be both colourful and illuminating. “Literary Cross-Dressing” takes place on … Continue reading

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