Congratulations to, Pamela Porter and John Wall Barger, for making the Raymond Souster Award short list.
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Our Editor Micheline Maylor will be launching her new book of Poetry Whirr@Click
When: April 4, 2013 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Where: Memorial Park Library 1221 2nd Street SW
Hope to see you there.
We are pleased to announce Winners of the FreeFall Prose and Poetry contest!
1st Place: blue and white pottery by Ulrike Narwani
2nd Place: Bioluminescent Bay by Laboni Islam
3rd Place: At 15 by dee Hobsbawn-Smith
Honourable Mention: Marguerite by Juleta Severson-Baker
1st Place: The Scream by Chase Baird
2nd Place: Hanging Clothes by Beth Everest
3rd Place: Myths of Mutton Busting by Natalie Meisner
Volume XXIII Number 1 LAUNCH
When: Thursday, January 24th, 7:00 PM
Where: Owl’s Nest Books 815A 49 Avenue SW
Share refreshments and discourse.
Mark your calendars for Thursday January 24th
FreeFall will be at Owl’s Nest – 815A Avenue SW Calgary — for the launch of issue XXIII Number 1. A princess in a wedding dress of blood? Strange forces that will have you twisting in your seatbelt! Liquescent yolks for an issue that will not disappoint even the most cavalier hearts
When: Thursday, September 20, 7:00PM
Where: Shelf life Books
#100, 1302 – 4th Street SW
Join us for an evening of readings and wine
Readers: Barbara Biles, Laurie Chase, Jeb Gaudet, Lucas Hill and Alex Williamson
Sunday August 26th, 2012. 1-2:30 pm.
Featuring Kris Demeanor, Shannon Lee Bennett, Marcello Di Cintio, Jon R. Flieger, Barb Howard, Naomi K. Lewis, and Fred Stenson.
Get literary under the prairie sky as Calgary authors perform their most YYC-worthy pieces at Olympic Plaza. Selected by the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association literary magazine members, these poets and storytellers represent the best in local literature.
The public is invited to join AMPA on August 26, 1 – 2:30 pm at Olympic Plaza, as Calgary’s Poet Laureate Kris Demeanor leads an afternoon of Calgary prose and poetry readings from Alberta literary magazines, featuring Shannon Lee Bennett, Marcello Di Cintio, Jon R. Flieger, Barb Howard, Naomi K. Lewis and Fred Stenson.
Attendees will also be offered an amazing promotion of 50% savings on subscriptions to AMPA literary magazine members: Alberta Views, Canadian Scrapbooker, Eighteen Bridges, Filling Station, FreeFall, Galleries West, On Spec, Penguin Eggs, Prairie Journal and UPPERCASE.
Don’t forget to bring sunscreen and mittens – it’s Calgary, after all!
In the case of inclement weather we will gather at the Central Library 616 Macleod Trail SE.
You can vote once per hour.
for readings and festivities
showcasing the authors of
Volume XXII Number 1
When: February 2, 2012 at 7:00 PM
Where: Owl’s Nest Books
815 – 49th Avenue SW