Fabulous writing workshops coming up!

Stories in the North is hosting four workshops on Saturday October 5th. There are still places, so sign up now by calling Angie Gallop at 705-842-2451, or email her at angiegallop@gmail.com. The slate again is: 10 A.M.: Discover Your Stories with Idea Queen Angie Gallop You know you’d like to write but where do you […]

The Story Contest…

…deadline has passed, and we had a decent response to our very first contest. We’re so excited that so many of you wrote your stories and sent them in to us. The judges have them now, and we’ll be announcing the results here and on our Facebook page on August 31st. Stay tuned! Aside from […]

Call for workshop proposals!

The next Stories in the North workshops/reading event is October 5th and we are giving you a chance to teach a workshop. We pride ourselves on offering top-notch, interactive workshops so it’s important to us that you give participants a learning journey with chances to create and share work. Our workshops typically run for two […]

A Day with the Horrorista

A Day with the Horrorista

Susie Moloney bills herself as a “horrorista” on her Facebook page, but she is much, much more than that. To start with, she’s a great workshop leader. The morning workshop was about backstory. Even if the character’s backstory doesn’t end up as part of the story on the page, the author has to know it […]

Spring Workshops and Show with Susie Moloney: She’s Come a Long Way Baby!

Spring Workshops and Show with Susie Moloney: She’s Come a Long Way Baby!

Visiting Author Susie Moloney Coming to Thessalon on May 4th, 2013 Stories in the North is proud to announce it will be hosting Susie Moloney on Saturday May 4th, 2013 for a day of workshops and an evening performance of her work alongside jazz stylings from the Jeff Holmes Band.

Mark it on your calendars! May 12th!

That’s the date for the next reading and set of workshops presented by Stories in the North. Our guest author for the day will be Elizabeth Creith. Elizabeth was a regular on CBC Sudbury for many years, and also a featured writer/broadcaster on Richardson’s Roundup. She recently completed a book based on the “Shepherd in […]

A new year for Stories in the North

We’re excited to announce our events and guest authors for 2012! We’re planning another Open Mike event, with our usual cash prizes, date to be announced. For all of you looking for literary gifts as well as the thrill of bidding, we’ll be having our regular Silent Auction. New this year, a writing competition. Although […]

Kateri and Shane a hit

Yesterday morning Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm led a workshop in writing with courage, giving the participants tools to deal with a story that stops you cold. In the afternoon, Shane Belcourt led a lively workshop on screenwriting. I attended both, and I’m glad I did! The evening at the Oddfellows’ Hall also went well. The Rebekahs put […]

Saturday…

…is the big day. We have a few spots left for the two workshops, Writing with Courage at 10 a.m. with Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm, and Screenwriting at 1:30 p.m. with Shane Belcourt. Lunch included. Even if the workshops aren’t your thing, don’t miss the performance at 7:00 p.m. at the Oddfellows’ Hall on Main Street in […]

Summer Writing Workshops

Stories in the North has two fantastic writing workshops coming on July 16th. Writing with Courage with Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm 10:00 a.m. to noon Everyone has a story they are afraid to write. Memoir, personal essay, fiction rooted in truth, sometimes there are moments, incidents or whole subjects that are difficult to write. Bring yours to […]