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May 27, 2019
The following is a transcript of a twitter thread with @teamutonji about her debut story collection Shut Up You're Pretty, edited for maximum blog-readability. If you would like to interact with the thread on Twitter, click here: Tèa Author Chat WOTS: Hi Téa! It's great to chat with you! We had a great time…View Post
April 29, 2019
Singers Andy Maize and Suzie Ungerlieder sing in Art of Time Ensemble’s Doghouse Roses: The Words and Music of Steve Earle. The classic image of the lone author typing away in an attic is far from the reality of most writers today. You're more likely to find them tweeting about their pets, sharing favourite writing…View Post
April 23, 2019
This is a simplified transcript of our twitter chat with author Adrian De Leon on April 18th, 2019, edited for blog readability. To interact with the twitter version instead, click here: https://bit.ly/2Dubd6J WOTS: Welcome to our April #WOTSauthorchat with @aadeleon! We’ll be discussing Adrian’s poetic meditations on the city's east end structured by Toronto's…View Post