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April 2001 Index~Volume 18 No. 2

CWJ -2001 April cover

Regular Features:

3 From the Editor by Deborah Ranchuk

13 Spotlighting the Links by Carole Roy In this issue: Editing websites

56 NOTES Canadian and other Markets, Contests, Notices, Awards and Writer's Guidelines.

64 Advertisements - A Word from our Supporters.

SIDEBARS on page 27, 33.

Quotes for Thought on pages 6, 14, 26, 27, 29, 33, 38.

Short Fiction Contest Winners

4 Third Prize Winner:

Written in Stone by Peggy Herring, Victoria, BC.

7 Honourable Mention Winner

Just So by Carol Dobell Matthews, Nanaimo, BC.

10 Honourable Mention Winner

Amongst the Jungle Shadows by Darcy Olmstead, Oakville, ON.


15 Newsletters: The Overlooked Market by Lorinda K.F. Newton Breaking into these specialized markets.

20 Writing For Love and Money by Barbara Molin Concrete career planning.

24 Using Photos To Enhance Your Writing by L. Jans Visual aids to edify your article.

28 Guideline Blues-Canadian Writers: No Life but Lots of Attitude? by Jim Erkiletian A Canadian Writer's dilemma for getting published in the US market.

30 Editorial vs. Advertorial by Linda Formichelli Bridging the gap between editorials and advertising.

34 How To Create A Regular Paycheck by Harvey L. Gardner Gainfully spacing submissions.

36 The Endangered Protagonist by Christina Hamlett Making believable characters.

39 What To Put In A Query Or Cover Letter by Marg Gilks Timely concise advice for this critical part of your submissions.

42 Seven Writer's Affirmations by Joyce-Anne Locking Self-talk to keep you motivated.

43 An Eye On The End by Karl El-Koura A debate on which writing tools to use.

46 I Am A Boring Canadian by Adrienne Sales Opinion piece asking why Canadian publishers don't publish Canadians.

47 I Am A Boring Canadian Publisher by Deborah Ranchuk A Canadian publisher responds.

48 Who Wants To Re-Write A Story? by Lini Richarda Grol Re-writing with determination.


6 As Through a Glass by Joan McGuire

12 The Talent Boys by Martin Ciesielski

12 River Withdrawal by David Alec Knight

12 Hitting the Gas by Jennifer Pattinson

14 Mothers by J.K. Baum

26 a white page by Joyce-Anne Locking

27 Borders by Ronnie R. Brown

29 When You Are Bald by Ruth Latta

35 Out of Coffee by Gillian Dawe

45 Join the Race by Alice Frampton

46 Little Word Motes Left Behind by Irene A. Godin

47 Words, Like Dust Bunnies by Irene A. Godin

51 Hidden Sounds by Wendy Boulay

51 To a Mouse by Elizabeth Symon

52 Poets' Biographies

53 Reviews:

A Writer's Guide to Magazine Articles for book promotion and profit by Patricia L. Fry

Reviewed by Carole Roy

White Stone by Stephanie Bolster

Reviewed by Joyce-Anne Locking