Join emcee E. D. Morin for an evening of readings and refreshments followed by a literary Q&A. Rob Bose, Susan Calder, Joan Crate, Taylor Lambert and Sarah L. Johnson. Music by the Central Memorial Stringlets!
Last fall the wonderfully gifted Natalie Olsen packed up her books and moved to Vancouver to follow her book designing dreams. Although relocated across the Rockies, Natalie continues to work Kisscut Designs magic for her existing publishing clients, including Crabapple Mews. Her artisanal … Continue reading
So fun to see everyone at Thursday’s reading. I can’t tell you how much it makes me miss the Calgary community. Thank you to everyone who came out. And thanks to Cecelia Frey and Inanna and Owl’s Nest Books and Sarah Johnson for … Continue reading
Date: Thurs, March 24th, 7 pm Location: Owl’s Nest Books, 815A 49th Ave SW, Calgary When spring hits Alberta, we hang on to the promise of bulbs and new growth while sweeping away the last blasts of winter from our … Continue reading
The CMC members would have loved to attend last Sunday’s Florida launch of Pelee Island Stories, for reasons other than the recent snow dump in Alberta. But we were there in spirit as Tanya and a host of distinguished literati gave her exquisite … Continue reading
It’s been an industrious fall for the collective. We launched first one new CMC book, then another. Now we’re launching a digital storybook—our new website—featuring such futuristic technologies as responsive templates, share buttons… and quotes! Most of all, we’re excited at the opportunity to more … Continue reading
How it all started In the summer of 2015, the Collective took on an unusual project. One of our members, Jane Cawthorne, heard from a fellow MFA student, Tanya Coovadia, that she had cancer. Jane is a huge admirer of Tanya’s … Continue reading
CMC member Inge Bremer-Trueman was asked about her projects, inspiration, process and writing tips. Here’s an excerpt: What inspired you to write your first book? As long as I can remember, I’ve wanted to write books. I think it was because Nancy … Continue reading
Please join Inge at Owl’s Nest Books, 815A-49 Avenue SW on Thursday, September 24, 2015, at 7 PM as she launches her latest book, When the Wheels Fall Off, a sequel to A Root Beer Season. There will be plenty of … Continue reading
A big Root Bear sized thanks to The Edmonton Journal’s Michael Hingston for this fantastic article about Inge’s experiences and her debut novel. Click on article to enlarge.