CAA Membership

What does CAA–NCR have to offer you?

  • Regular meetings which provide access to amazing speakers from the writing industry
  • A variety of workshops dedicated to various aspects of writing
  • Discounts on all workshops
  • Writing circles which provide constructive criticism in a positive, healthy atmosphere
  • Free advertising in Byline—our bi-monthly local publication
  • Access to our writers-in-residence program
  • Marketing opportunities through our members website link and other activities
  • Free entry in our writing contest
  • Information and assistance with book launching events
  • Free subscription to CAA’s national newsletter
  • Special membership rates for students
  • Links to writers from across Canada

All provided in a friendly, supportive atmosphere.

How to Apply for CAA Membership

For details or to apply, see the membership information on the Canadian Authors Association National site.

Indicate that you wish to be affiliated with the National Capital Region Branch.

 

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”