Call for Submissions – Deadline Approaching!

Call for Submissions – Deadline Approaching!

The deadline to submit your work for consideration to the 4th Annual Fog Lit Emerging Writers Journal is approaching! Send us your poems, short stories and creative non-fiction by midnight AST April 30, 2017 via Submittable. Categories include youth, adult, English and French for emerging writers from the Saint John County, Kings County or Charlotte County areas.

For all guidelines and rules visit

Good luck and happy writing!

Emerging Writers Journal

Call for submissions!

We are no longer submissions for this year. Thank you to all that applied.

We are proud to present the 4th Annual Fog Lit Emerging Writers Journal for the Greater Saint John area! Any writer in the area, who has not been traditionally published, is encouraged to submit.

The deadline for submissions is midnight AST April 30, 2017.

Selected submissions will appear in Fog Lit Journal, Volume IV.

NEW: We are now accepting submissions electronically through Submittable.

Submittable is free and easy. Never used it and have questions? Fear not! We are offering a free workshop on how to use Submittable. So save the date of February 4th,  2017 , 10 am at the Saint John Free Public Library, Central Branch. You can register here.

Please visit our Submit page for categories, details and guidelines.

Good luck, bonne chance, and happy writing!

Please direct any questions to

Fog Lit Farewell

Fog Lit’s closing ceremonies with dramatic readings and music.

Sunday, October 2nd

Bruce Meyer
Bruce Meyer

bruce-meyerFog Lit Farewell
with authors Bruce Meyer, Clyde Wray, Sandra Bell
Music – Leo LaFleur
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Saint John Free Public Library – map

Books and Brunch

An open mic event for locals to share their work in an intimate setting with brunch.

Sunday, October 2nd

Books & Brunch
open mic with authors Clyde Wray, Matt Mott, Todd Allen
10:00 am – noon
Big Tide Brewing – map

Authors, Ale, and Acoustics

A celebration of music and literature. This evening features readings from fantastic authors, performances from fantastic musicians, and fantastic drinks. 19+.

Saturday, October 1st

Authors, Ale and Acoustics
with authors Lisa de Nikolits, Catherine Hogan Safer, Chad Pelley, Daniel MacCormack
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Canterbury Loungemap
47 Canterbury St

Walking in the Myst

A new interactive youth event where attendees get to explore YA authors’ work in a new exploratory way. Features readings by Canadian YA authors. Presented with the Teen Resource Centre.

Saturday, October 1st

Welcome to the Myst – 12 yrs +
with authors Eric Murphy, Robert Rayner, Dave Atkinson, Vicki Grant, Lisa Harrington
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Teen Resource Centre – map