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WordCrawl
WordCrawl
April 13, 2012

Announcing WordCrawl 2012!

It’s been a long time coming, but we’re finally announcing the big spring event we’ve been planning for the last 4 months. As you may recall, the Awesome Foundation Edmonton awarded Jason $1000 after he pitched the WordCrawl idea to them back in December. His original idea was to ... read more »


Words with Friends 5
Words with Friends 5
March 13, 2012

Meticulous Vandalism reviews Words with Friends 5

Local blogger Premee (@premmeridian on Twitter) decided to check out Words with Friends 5 and review it for her blog, Meticulous Vandalism. While I quite wasn’t sure if this was a good review or not, it was an honest assessment from a subjective observer, and an undeniably entertaining read. ... read more »


February 23, 2012

Metro Edmonton: ‘Connecting literary lovers’

Metro Edmonton has a delightful little preview piece on tonight’s action in today’s edition. Thanks to Jennifer Laraway from Metro for the push. Whether you like to have flings or full on love affairs with literature, you do not want to miss tonight’s Words with Friends event. Taking place ... read more »


February 15, 2012

WordPress with Friends

We have a new website now. Our website before was just a standard-template WordPress.com blog, and I knew that eventually, I could not let that stand. So I put together a pretty simple custom WordPress installation with an equally simple design theme. I’ve also added some new content. We ... read more »


The Unknown Studio
The Unknown Studio
February 15, 2012

Word Rhyming with The Unknown Studio

In case you missed it, yegwords co-founder Kasia Gawlak was a guest on The Unknown Studio in December. The Unknown Studio is a popular Edmonton-based podcast hosted by Adam Rozenhart and Scott Bourgeois. Kasia chats about Words with Friends, as well as the launch of her self-published poetry book, ... read more »