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Creative Writing Workshop with Gerard Collins

July 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm


Saturday, July 28, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

To Be a Good Writer ~ Creative Writing Workshop with Gerard Collins

Do you have an interest in writing and channeling your inner creative? There’s still time to register for this creative writing workshop with award-winning Newfoundland writer (and occasional AX Choice Cuts host), Dr. Gerard Collins.

Gerard’s “To Be a Good Writer” workshop will help strengthen your commitment to your own artistry and inspire great writing habits. Come take part in encouraging discussions, writing prompts, and voluntary sharing of personal works that you create on the spot.

“To Be a Good Writer” takes place at AX on Saturday, July 28, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., for a cost of $85. To register, call (506) 433-8351, or visit AX at 12 Maple Avenue, Sussex NB.

Note: this workshop is in our 2nd floor workshop room, which requires climbing a flight of stairs.


About Gerard 

Gerard Collins is an award-winning Newfoundland writer living in Southern New Brunswick. Besides teaching at MUN and at UNB, Gerard has offered creative writing workshops and retreats in Ireland, Italy, and England, as well as throughout Atlantic Canada.

Gerard’s novel, Finton Moon, was honoured with a Dublin IMPAC international Literary Award nomination in 2014, among other accolades, while his short story collection, Moonlight Sketches, won the 2011 NL Book Award. He is working on several new projects and has been invited to facilitate workshops during Youth Week next summer at Lilydale, New York.


July 28, 2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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AX: The Arts & Culture Centre of Sussex
12 Maple Ave
Sussex, NB Canada
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