Upcoming Events

Aug 14 – Aug 16 all-day
When Words Collide 2020 Online Festival
12:00 am
This is a general entry for the When Words Collide online festival. Program is here It will be updated on Aug 12 with links to all of the individual sessions, which will be held on[...]
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
World Class Disasters
2:00 pm
Craig DiLouie, P.D. Workman, Ariel Kroon, David Worsick [PM] Climate change, asteroid strikes, virulent viruses. There are no end to disasters that can “plague” our fiction writing. Our panelists will examine these and other global[...]
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Write it Right - Human Trafficking
11:00 am
Talena Winters, ACT Alberta, P.D. Workman [PM] Human Trafficking is a huge industry, in both North America and around the world. With an estimated 40 million victims and generating $150 billion annually, it is not[...]
Aug 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Medical Errors and Tropes
3:00 pm
Blair Lindsay, P.D. Workman [PM] A bullet in the shoulder that doesn’t hit anything important? Knock-outs without actual damage? Induced comas? What is realistic and what is not? A discussion of common medical mistakes and[...]
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Getting to Know Your Characters
10:00 am
How do you develop realistic characters with real motivation, flaws, strengths, and relationships? Brainstorming, character sketches, and other methods to help you to get to know your characters. Host: Danita Maslankowski
Release of Fairy Blade Unmade
12:00 am
Don’t take a pixie on a road trip. Reg Rawlins is taking things one day at a time, which is the best way to approach life when your perception of reality has been shattered beyond[...]
Release of Web of Nightmares
12:00 am
Psychic Reg Rawlins is hoping to get her life back to normal, or some semblance of it. With the gems she was given by the fairies for saving Calliopia’s life, she doesn’t need to worry[...]
Release of A Whisker's Breadth
12:00 am
Reg acquires a client with terrible luck. Reg needs all of the psychic powers that she and Starlight possess to see Vivian King’s future and what catastrophic accidents stand in her way. But this is[...]