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Writers Union of Canada to vote on admitting self-published authors

The CBC is reporting that the Writers’ Union of Canada is expected to vote on a measure to accept self-published authors as members at the end of May. From the article: “…The Writers Union of Canada represents over 1,900 authors from across the country. For the past year, an ad hoc membership committee has been …

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Ernest Hemingway’s papers coming to America from Cuba

According to the AP, the Finca Vigia Foundation is working with Cuba to preserve and digitize papers left by Papa in Cuba after his passing in 1961. More than 2,000 items have been digitized and sent to the United States.  This enhances the collection of 3,000 documents – including a manuscript with an alternate ending to “For …

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November is NaNoWriMo Month!

Writer’s block be damned! Scoop all your writing ideas up, chuck them in a blender, and start writing through the whole month of November! National Novel Writing Month begins every year on November 1st and lasts through midnight November 31st, with write-ins, helpful advice, and writing cheer from the aptly-named “Office of Letters and Light.” …

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