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Writers' Retreat

Virtual Writers' Retreat

With Lorina Stephens - virtual, no-charge weekly sessions over 8 weeks with other writers to wrestle that novel into shape! .

To join in:

1. Sign up at adultprograms@westgreylibrary.com

Subject line "Writers' Retreat"

2.  Submit your work (max 5000 words ea) – we’ll tell you how once you’ve registered. 

3. Read other writers’ works and offer critiques.  

4.  Meet (virtually) weekly for 8 weeks to discuss …. Writer’s craft workshop included in each session.

5. Meet virtually with Lorina (optional). 

All for no charge!  Get your New Year off to a great start! 

West Grey Library’s writer in residence Lorina Stephens:  Lorina has worked all sides of the publishing desk: writer, editor, publisher. From freelance journalist for regional and national periodicals, to editor of a regional lifestyle magazine and then her own publishing house, Lorina has been professionally active since 1980.  She operated Five Rivers Publishing as a house which gave voice to Canadian authors for 12 years. Lorina's short fiction has appeared in literary and genre publications, novels under her own house, Five Rivers Publishing, non-fiction under Boston Mills Press and an anthology co-edited with Susan MacGregor, Tesseracts 22: Alchemy and Artifacts.