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Spring 2016 Reading and Writing

CBC Short Story Prize competition runs September to October each year. Sharpen your pencils. CAD$25 per entry. In the meanwhile, have a few poems on your sleeve? Check out the CBC Poetry Prize submit by May 31! And if you … Continue reading

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Summer 2015 catching up with hot shorts

We could not help but be charmed and inspired by the Vancouver Public Library’s display of “Hot Shorts” to feature short story collections. It seems ever so long ago that a group of international readers (France, Germany, UK, Indonesia, China, … Continue reading

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MRU29: Monster Mash

Shake in your boots, fine readers! Shanghai’s short story reading group micro readers united uncovers the beast for the annual monster round-up. Date and time: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 19:00 / Venue: Wine Connection Address: 439 Yuyuan Lu, near … Continue reading

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MRU24: Atwood and Murakami

To usher in the spring, micro readers united, Shanghai’s short story reading group roars for Margaret Atwood and Haruki Murakami in the reading ring. Who will win the battle? Margaret Atwood (CA) “Stone Mattress” (2011)  “Death by Landscape” (1990) Haruki … Continue reading

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