Putting it on the Line: Lenore Rowntree on Risk

So far as I know, no one has unfriended me on Facebook because of something I wrote. But I have landed in some unfriendly situations because of writing, including with myself. There were times I would have unfriended myself if I could have. I took a risk turning 50 and continuing to take myself seriously […]

Rowntree, Lenore

ROWNTREE, LENORE grew up in Toronto and now lives beside the heron rookery in Vancouver’s Stanley Park. Her writing has appeared in many journals and anthologies including The Best Canadian Poetry Anthology. Her play The Woods at Tender Creek was produced in Vancouver at the Cultch in 2010, and she is a co-editor and contributor to […]

WORKSHOP 6: 50 Is the New Writer

October 13, 2017| 4 – 5:30 p.m.| Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $32 With Lenore Rowntree. Have you been writing alone in obscurity for years? Do you think everyone else but you knows how to push forward? Ever thought maybe you should give up now because you’re not young enough anymore to be considered the next wunderkind […]

READING EVENT 6: Writers of Fiction

October 14, 2017 | 10 – 11:30 a.m.| Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $15 Lenore Rowntree, Jane Eaton Hamilton, Jim Nason, Joan B. Flood and the fiction winner of the Whistler Independent Book Prize. Author Claudia Casper explores the essential elements of fiction through our guest authors’ stories. They involve an only child struggling to emerge from his […]