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Short Story Writing with Author/Writing Instructor, Danila Botha

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Are you an aspiring short story writer? Getting short story publications can be a challenge. If you want to crack the code, come hear the Queen of short story collections.
Join Muskoka Authors via ZOOM on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, to meet Danila Botha and hear her story. She will talk about her published Short Story collections, a forthcoming collection and second novel.
Danila Botha is a fiction writer based in Toronto. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, she has also lived in Israel, and in Nova Scotia. Her first collection of short stories was praised by the Globe and Mail, the Chronicle Herald and the Cape Town Times. She is the author of two short story collections, Got No Secrets (Tightrope Books 2010), and For All the Men (and Some of the Women I’ve Known) (Tightrope 2016), which was a finalist for the Trillium Book Award, The Vine Awards and The ReLit Award. She is also the author of the novel Too Much on the Inside (Quattro Books, 2015), which won a Book Excellence Award and was short listed for a ReLit Award.
Danila holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Guelph University, teaches Creative Writing at University of Toronto and mentors writers at Humber School for Writers. She’s currently working on a new collection of short stories, and finally finishing her next novel.
You can learn more about her by visiting her website www.danilabotha.com.

Zoom Room opens at 6:50 pm; meeting starts at 7:00 pm.
Fee: MAA Members: Free, Non-Members: $20
For more information and to register, visit EVENTBRITE at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/short-story-writing-with-author-writing-instructor-danila-botha-tickets-150667603859 to receive a link to the ZOOM Meeting, or call David Bruce Patterson at 705-801-8074.