Byline magazine

CAA–NCR produces a quarterly e-magazine, Byline, edited by Sharyn Heagle.

Byline contains stories, articles of interest to writers, information about upcoming events and lots more. Regular features include a Poetry Corner, an Information Corner, and a Fiction Corner. Ads directly related to a member’s writing are free. 

Current Issue:

2017 Spring Byline

 

  • Surrey International Writers’ Conference 2016 by Adrienne Stevenson
  • Poem: “To be born Naked under Stars” by Carol A. Stephen
  • Poem: “Green Shift” 2016 NCWC Honourable Mention by Gillian Foss
  • “The Writer’s Journey” Report on our January meeting featuring Caroline Pignat by Christine Beelen
  • The Writer’s Best Friend: Conflict by Barbara Kyle
  • Creating and Managing Your Own Website by Barbara Florio Graham
  • Short Story: “When Jesus Died in my Neighbhourhood” by Sharyn Heagle

Archived Issues: The six most recent issues

Submissions

We look for writing-related articles that include information about the process, profession or business of writing, or insights into the writer’s world.

Byline pays 2½ cents per word to a maximum of $25.00 on publication (minimum,$10.00); poetry $10.00 each; photos $5.00 each.

Guidelines

English with Canadian spelling. In MS Word or OpenOffice as an attachment. Photos in jpeg, largest available resolution.

Font: Times New Roman 12 point, single space. No formatting, no indents.

Length: Preferably between 600–1200 words.

Deadlines

Fall Issue: August 15
Winter Issue: November 15
Spring Issue: March 15
Summer Issue: May 15
Send to Byline

Advertising Rates

Byline provides a great opportunity to reach Eastern Ontario/Western Quebec writers and readers.

Ads directly related to a member’s writing are free. Advertisements about a member’s business, workshop, or other talents for sale are considered advertisement and the following rates apply:

Member Rates

Single issue: 1/8 Byline page: N/C
1/4 Byline page: $15
1/2 Byline page: $30
One year – (4 issues – price of three)
Quarterly 1/8 Byline page: N/C
1/4 Byline page: $45
1/2 Byline page: $90

Non-Member Rates

Single issue: 1/8 Byline page: $15
1/4 Byline page: $30
1/2 Byline page: $50
One year: (4 issues – price of three)
Quarterly 1/8 Byline page: $45
1/4 Byline page: $90
1/2 Byline page: $150
Note: Yearly prices reflect the cost of three
issues; the fourth publication is free

For more information, contact Sharyn Heagle.

 

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May – NCWC Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
30th Annual National Capital Writing Contest (NCWC) Awards Night
Sponsored by the Canadian Authors Association
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: The Auditorium of Ottawa Public Library's Main Branch, 120 Metcalfe Street

In addition to the presentation of the awards, finalists will be invited to read their entries. The winning entries will be published in Byline, and all finalists’ entries will be published in a 2017 Anthology celebrating the NCWC’s 30th Anniversary. We look forward to the friends and families of the finalists, and anyone wishing to support local authors, to attend and enjoy an evening of wonderful writing.