News & Notes

We’re Meeting!

The SWC meeting is earlier this month – we meet on Wednesday, October 8th in the Sooke public library from 6:30 to 8 pm.

Potential topics: 

– preparing for the feedback session scheduled for Oct. 19

– discussion of  “How Writers Write Fiction -Introduction to Writing Practices” – the first video of the series given by the University of Iowa >learn about the course here and see the introductory video here

– progress?  how is your writing practice?

Our Mission

To provide support, connection, inspiration and encouragement to writers* at all levels of development in the Sooke region through membership services which include monthly meetings and community outreach in the form of student writing contests, workshops and readings.

*please note this group is for adults

Meetings & Reminders

Upcoming Events:

View our events page for news of launches, events, workshops and more!

SWC has a virtual spot for members to continue to connect, learn, share, give feedback and support at  An annual membership gives you access to the forum, Zoom meetings, member gatherings & workshops as well as a spot in our annual anthology.

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