2008 Posts

October 2008

kcdyer, Friday October 31, 2008 - 8:37pm
        ...about the conference this year. Here's a selection (likely far from complete) of blog posts about SiWC 2008: Attendee Pamela...
kcdyer, Friday October 31, 2008 - 7:31pm
Lisa tells me that the entries from Shane Campbell, a grade 12 student from Lord Byng Secondary in Vancouver, and Ariana Vaisey, a grade 9 student...
kcdyer, Thursday October 30, 2008 - 9:22pm
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Alison is a grade 10 student at Handsworth Secondary School in North Vancouver, BC, and she was the second Honourable Mention recipient of Lisa...
kcdyer, Wednesday October 29, 2008 - 2:50pm
The following remarkable story won Gavin Luymes, a grade eight student from Abbottsford, and honourable mention in the Lisa Rector Scholarship...
kcdyer, Wednesday October 29, 2008 - 2:29pm
I find myself still snowed under by emails after this amazing conference, and I want you to know that if you haven't had a response from me as yet,...
kcdyer, Tuesday October 28, 2008 - 10:48pm
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    One of the coolest things to come out of the conference is the collegiality that emerges among once perfect strangers. Writers have a sacred and...
kcdyer, Monday October 27, 2008 - 12:03am
(photo credit: Ursula Maxwell-Lewis) This beautiful courtesan graced the first annual SiWC Masque -- just a part of the amazing festivities of...
kcdyer, Tuesday October 21, 2008 - 8:47am
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    ...are inevitable in an event this size. When you get to the conference, make sure you check your appointment slips -- they may not be the...
kcdyer, Tuesday October 21, 2008 - 8:15am
      Parking at the conference? The Sheraton Hotel has a parking lot below run by Impark -- I believe the cost is $6 or $7 dollars a day. If...
kcdyer, Sunday October 19, 2008 - 11:51pm
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  If you see this man at our conference (what conference, you ask? Why, the Surrey International Writers' Conference, coming to you THIS WEEK...

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