The Expedition wins summer writing contest

Thank you to all of our creative readers who took the time to submit entries to our summer writing contest, and to author Cordelia Strube for contributing the opening line. The choice was a difficult one, but Nadine Arzumanian’s entry was chosen as the winner. Nadine will receive a $50 credit at The Great Escape […]

Enter our summer writing contest

To all authors, tall-tale-tellers, poets, essayists, and purveyors of the English language: we’re looking for a short story, fictional or true, to print in the pages of this newspaper. Beach Metro News and The Great Escape Bookstore are inviting writers to submit their best stories to our summer writing contest. Whether it be fiction of […]

Winter writing contest

Thank you to all our readers who sent in entries to our seasonal writing contest. The quality of writing overall was excellent, and the content and ideas expressed varied and compelling. George Elliott Clarke, East End resident, award-winning poet, and poet laureate for the City of Toronto, was kind enough to contribute an opening sentence […]