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April 2002 Index~Volume 19 No.2

CWJ -APRIL 2002 cover

Regular Features:

3 From the Editor by Deborah Ranchuk Together Again

11 Spotlighting the Links by Karin Brideau--Interview with Linda Hearst of North Words

58 Market Notes Canadian and other Markets, Contests, Notices, Awards and Writer's Guidelines.

64 Advertisements - A Word from our Supporters. Tell them you saw them here!

SIDEBARS on page 38.

Quotes for Thought on pages 4, 7, 22 32, 34, 35, 40, 42, 45, 49, and 51.

Short Fiction Winners

Third Prize Winner

5 She Lived Across the Water by Heather Rozier, Port Moody, BC

Honourable Mention Winner

8 Kaddish for Sara by Helena Lynn Keller, Kirkland, QC


16 Search Engines Made Easy by Mark and Linda Jeays Taking out some of the mystery.

20 Finding Time To Write When You Have No Time To Write! by Karen Fenech Making all those minutes count.

24 'til The Fat Lady Sings by Heather Rozier Strong endings and how they are made.

28 Searching for the Muse by Jerry Jordison An exploration of the source of our inspiration.

33 Cutting The Fog by Roger Dennie Clarity without boredom. How the Fog Index works.

37 Haiku-Forget the Syllables by Naomi Beth Wakan Haiku redefined for the English language.

43 Afraid of the Magic by Andrea L. Mack Sometimes the simplest tricks will help conquer our fears.

46 She, or I? by Margaret Cox The need to make a decision about whether to write in the first person or in the third person.

47 Reading to Write: 10 Books Every Writer Should Read by Kim Hoelzli Not the usual list of recommendations.

50 Through the Eyes of a Child by Linda Vich A matter of changing perspective.


4 A Mother's Work Is Never Done by R.L. Belford

7 Logs by Jill Harrington-Fox

10 Chador-Clad Women by Jill Harrington-Fox

15 At 7 and Main by Mary Barnes

19 Words Unspoken by Mark Olynyk

21 Toast and Enjambment by Fern G.Z. Carr

22 Foretasted Fruit by Ronnie R. Brown

23 Flood by Alice Frampton

23 White Chrysanthemums by Jill Harrington-Fox

26 Fenced by Jill Harrington-Fox

26 air in air by Lia Pas

27 Chronicles by Mark Olynyk

27 Laval, Canada by Ronald C. Epstein

31 You Are What You Read by Joyce-Anne Locking

32 Libby Is A Poet by Joyce-Anne Locking

32 Why by Susan Greenwood

35 Poet's Choice by Doris Whitlock

36 My Word by Della A. Runka

36 Body is an Ocean by Joyce-Anne Locking

41 Figment of Imagination by Tony Marques

41 breaking winter by Bonita Rinehart

42 Excavating the Will by David A. Groulx

45 Anagrammatic Haiku by Elizabeth Symons

45 Alone in the Park by Lini R. Grol

52 Poets' Biographies


54 Writing From Personal Experience: How to Turn Your Life into Salable Prose by Nancy Davidoff Kelton

Reviewed by L. Jans

55 Touched: A Novel by Jodi Lundgren

Reviewed by Stephanie Dickison

56 Living to Tell the Tale: A Guide to Writing Memoir by Jane Taylor McDonnell

Reviewed by Marc Duane Anderson

57 Writing for the Web by Crawford Kilian

Reviewed by Marc Duane Anderson