Edmonton Creative Writing Collective

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Christmas Poems!
Christmas Poems!
October 26, 2012

Words with Friends 9 (the last one of 2012)

For our last event of 2012, we get back to our roots and invite you to Bohemia (10217 97 St.) for an open floor reading from anyone who has something they’d like to read. Poems and stories on the topic of the holiday season, family time, what you want ... read more »


August 31, 2012

Words with Friends 8 (The Ocho!)

Our eighth Words with Friends event will be held 200 feet above the North Saskatchewan river on the High Level Streetcar. We will board the streetcar promptly at 7:00 pm from the South Terminus in Old Strathcona, located on 103 Street at 84 Avenue. The streetcar will depart from ... read more »


1st birthday
1st birthday
June 25, 2012

Words with Friends (yegwords) Micro & Anniversary Celebration

June 2012 marked the one year anniversary of the founding and launching of Words with Friends (yegwords) creative writing collective and performance series. Since we started last year, our community and events have grown, and we’ve been quite thrilled and humbled by the response. We’ve featured over 25 local ... read more »


Patrick Swan - WordCrawl
Patrick Swan - WordCrawl
May 14, 2012

WordCrawl Videos!

So, WordCrawl happened this past Saturday. The event was a lot of work to plan, and so both Jason and I were thrilled with how everything finally came together. While ticket sales were a bit slow to start off with at first, things picked up in the final days ... read more »


May 9, 2012

Preview coverage for WordCrawl

Thank you to the St. Albert Gazette and Gig City for giving WordCrawl some press! We’re half a week away now and getting more excited by the day. IT WILL BE AMAZING. Check out the articles: from the St. Albert Gazette “Word Crawl launches” by Anna Borowiecki from Gig ... read more »