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Benefits of Regular Membership

  • Reduced rates and/or free access to WANL professional development workshops
  • WORD, an annual magazine that includes articles on the craft and business of writing, topical issues, interviews, members’ news, and more.
  • WANL Newsletter, a bi-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 Member Directory.
  • Listing in our online Writers-for-Hire.
  • 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
  • Opportunities for WANL paid gigs such as mentor, manuscript evaluator, juror for WANL programs, workshop facilitator, and reader.
  • Eligibility to apply for WANL awards and contests.
  • Members’ only discount with various retailers and companies including The Bee’s Knees, Tvål Skincare and The Travel Bug. To view membership categories, or to join, visit our Membership page.