Vocamus Press Writers’ Community Genre Fiction Group presentation at McLaughlin Library (Guelph, ON) – March 3, 2019

Thanks so much to the Genre Fiction Group for the invitation to discuss writing comic books, historical inspiration and self-publishing today. You gave me 20 minutes and in classic me fashion, I spoke for an hour and a half. But to be fair, I did check in more than once and no-one seemed bothered aboutContinue reading “Vocamus Press Writers’ Community Genre Fiction Group presentation at McLaughlin Library (Guelph, ON) – March 3, 2019”

Vocamus Press 5th Annual Book Bash (Guelph, ON) – October 14, 2018

This was our second Book Bash go-around and this show is always a great time. I get to walk from my house and talk comics with locals on a leisurely Sunday accompanied by Wellington Brew and shawarma. Can’t go wrong. For two years running we’ve been the only comic book on offer amongst a seaContinue reading “Vocamus Press 5th Annual Book Bash (Guelph, ON) – October 14, 2018”

ETCH 2018 Book Launch (Guelph, ON) – June 2, 2018

We can’t seem to stay away from Vocamus Press OR the Guelph Public Library. Earlier this year, Jason and I ran a workshop through Vocamus for teen storytellers at the library, so to be invited to the launch of anthology of teen storytelling (which includes a submission from one of our workshopees!) was a lovelyContinue reading “ETCH 2018 Book Launch (Guelph, ON) – June 2, 2018”

Vocamus Press Teen Writing Workshop (Guelph, ON) – February 2, 2018

Yesterday, we had the pleasure of running a story writing workshop for teens at the Guelph Public Library. Sponsored by local book advocates Vocamus Press, the workshop had a fairly broad scope (see below) so we focused on what we knew and what we’ve learned over the process of creating and releasing Group of 7.Continue reading “Vocamus Press Teen Writing Workshop (Guelph, ON) – February 2, 2018”

Vocamus Press 4th Annual Book Bash (Guelph, ON) – October 15, 2017

Guelph has been good to Group of 7. Local press jumped on the concept when it was first launched publicly in early 2017 and local businesses (The Dragon, Royal Cat Records) and institutions (Guelph Public Library, Guelph Civic Museum) have been keen to help spread the word by providing a space for our promo postcards.Continue reading “Vocamus Press 4th Annual Book Bash (Guelph, ON) – October 15, 2017”