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Congratulations to Barb Howard, Cathy Ostlere and Jacqueline Guest!

I would like to extend my congratulations to two former and one present WordsWorth instructors whose writing has made the 2012 Alberta Literary Awards Shortlist. 2012 Alberta Literary Awards Shortlist R. Ross Annett Award for Children’s Literature • Jacqueline Guest (Bragg Creek)—Ghost Messages, Coteau Books. • Barb Howard (Bragg Creek)—The Dewpoint Show, Fitzhenry & Whiteside • Cathy […]

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Week Two Classes and Instructors!

            Week Two Classes and Instructors.  More information about each course and the instructor can be found on this blog. High Velocity Verse with Cathy Ostlere Thriving Under Pressure with Derek Beaulieu Wordbound with Shantelle Simone Landry Your Voice Outloud-Spoken Word Workshop with Mary Pinkoski Elements of Fiction with Alexis […]

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Sandy Pool

Experience Contemporary Libretto with poet and multi-disciplinary artist Sandy Pool (Week one)

Course Description: Like writing poetry? Song lyrics? Drama?  How about writing ALL of them at the SAME TIME?!!  In this collaborative workshop, you will learn all the ins and outs of writing contemporary libretto! (I know,  I know…you’re probably thinking what the heck is a libretto??  Or perhaps you are picturing a woman on a stage , wearing horns, […]

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