Although writing often fosters introversion, meeting other writers and writing professionals either online or in real life can be very useful for learning and networking. Below are some groups and organizations to help writers who seek writing and publishing knowledge or networking opportunities. Also be sure to check bookstores for writing events and author readings.
Canadian Authors Association
Writer’s Trust Canada
Writers’ Union of Canada
Victoria Writers’ Society
Federation of BC Writers
Association of Book Publishers of BC
Writers’ Choice Review (Victoria and Gulf Islands)
BC Writers Groups
Children’s Writers and Illustrators of BC
Read Local – BC Initiative
Writing Courses – See Events page
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