Registration opens March 1 for the 2014 Word on the Lake Writers Festival, May 16 – 18, in Salmon Arm, BC.
Presenters this year are authors Carmen Aguirre, Gail Anderson-Dargatz, Ann Eriksson, Diana Gabaldon, Gary Geddes, C.C.Humphreys, and Ursula Maxwell-Lewis; musician-songwriter David Essig; editorShelagh Jamieson; agent Carolyn Swayze; and publisher Howard White.
Pick up a registration form at Bookingham Palace, Hidden Gems Bookstore or The Book Nook, all in Salmon Arm, or register on line at http://www.saow.ca. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Cathy @ 250-832-2454
There are still a few days left to sharpen your metaphorical pencils! As part of the Word on the Lake Writers Festival, the Shuswap Association of Writers invites you to enter the Askew’s Foods’ Word on the Lake Writing Contest, but hurry. The contest closes March 3, 2014. There are cash prizes as well as inclusion in the Askew’s Foods Word on the Lake Anthology. Find all the details at www.saow.ca or call Mary-Lou @ 778-489-3331