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:

2018 Spring Byline

 

  • “Too Long a Winter” Poetry, by Lee Ann Eckhardt-Smith
  • Advice from the Pros by Barbara Kyle
  • Collaborative Poetry by Carol A. Stephen
  • “A Day for Donkeys,” Poetry by Carol A. Stephen
  • Haiku Poetry  by Gill Foss
  • Strategic Book Promotion by Barbara Florio Graham
  • Memoir Writing, A Review of our February meeting by Sharyn Heagle
  • “Why I Almost Squashed My Cat” Short Story by Sherrill Wark
  • The Fred Kerner Book Award Call for Submissions

 

 

 

 

 

 

Archived 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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NCWC Results

Announced Tuesday, May 8, 2018
7:00 p.m.
In the auditorium of the Main Branch of the Ottawa Public Library

Short Story
First Place: Ingrid Betz, for Leaving is Just a Suitcase Away
Second Place: Adrienne Stevenson for Rules of the Road
Third Place: Sonia Tilson for Wild Strawberry Jam

Honourable mentions:

Anne-Marie Beattie for The Reservoir Man
Adam Heenan for The Tent Man
Anna Rumin for Gently into the Night
Jeff Shiau for Coffee or Tea

Poetry
First Place: Joan McKay for “A Memory of Light”
Second Place: Marianne Jones for “Child of the 50’s”
Third Place: Gill Foss for “Beyond HRV”

Honourable mentions:

Gill Foss for “A Change of Pace”
Gill Foss for “Ode to Invisible
Ian Prattis for “The Seasons”