Writing is Like Making Maple Syrup

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the process of writing. Moreso about the process of editing / revising, and what constitutes “good” writing, or even “good enough” - mostly...

How To Escape The Slush Pile

I’ve been doing a fair bit of reading lately of the submissions for our soon-to-be launched tdotSpec magazine and have noticed some patterns. Being an aspiring writer myself, I thought...

The 'A' Game

Some time early last year, we played a game at one of our writing meetups, which as far as I can tell is unique and of our own invention. The...

How to Run A Writing Group

It’s very hard to believe, but Toronto Horror Writers has been running for over five years now (!). I started the group because when I began writing again, all of...

Starting Over

So here we are again. I’ve decided to start over. Any particular reason, you ask? Well, there’s are a few: Running Wordpress actually requires a lot of resources, which for...