Benefits

Benefits of Regular Membership

  • Reduced rates for WANL professional development workshops
  • WORD, a quarterly magazine that includes articles on the craft and business of writing, topical issues, interviews, members’ news, ‘New on the Shelf’ featuring books by members, and more.
  • WANL Weekly, a weekly e-newsletter featuring member news (such as book launches and signings), readings, events, opportunities, announcements, contests, awards, and more from across the Province and beyond.
  • Profile in our online Members Directory
  • Listing in our online Writers-for-Hire
  • Free consultation on writing and publishing questions
  • Access to our programs and services, such as our members’ only Manuscript Evaluation Service and Emerging Writers Mentorship Program.
  • Opportunities to meet other writers from Newfoundland and Labrador and across Canada
  • Use of our lending library containing books written by local authors, issues of literary journals, and reference books.
  • Eligibility to vote at WANL Annual General Meeting
  • Eligibility to apply to our Spring Tides Reading Series
  • Opportunities for WANL paid gigs such as mentor, manuscript evaluator, juror for WANL programs, workshop facilitator, and reader.
  • Eligibility to apply for WANL awards.
  • Members’ only discount with various retailers and companies (eg, Afterwords Bookstore, Vatcher Photographic).

To view membership categories, or to join, visit our Membership page.