“Writers Helping Writers!”
Welcome to the Canadian Authors Association Toronto Branch
Helping Writers Achieve Their Goals
The CAA is a national Canadian organization dedicated to helping writers achieve their goals. Whether you are an aspiring or an established writer, the Canadian Authors Association will help you get over your next hurdle.
Our motto is "Writers Helping Writers" and that is what we do. Learning and networking together, the group combines their expertise to help each other. Whether it's through our monthly meetings, our workshops and seminars, or via our virtual online group, there is sure to be something to help you grow and develop in your craft.
New & Newsworthy
Look in our New & Newsworthy sidebar (below the site navigation) to find the most recent updates.
Toronto Branch Membership
The Toronto Branch is one of several Canadian Authors Association (CAA) Branches located across Canada. Being part of a nation-wide organization gives you the advantage of a local writing group combined with the protection and benefits that only a national association can provide.
To join the Toronto Branch, indicate this in the Branch Affiliation section on the CAA Membership application.
Writer/Editor in Residence
Our Writer/Editor in Residence program is one of the benefits provided to members of the Toronto Branch (and is open to Canadian Authors Association members across Canada).
Where We Meet
Meetings are held 7:00–9:00 p.m. on every third Thursday from September to June at the Northern District Library, 40 Orchard View Blvd., Toronto (a two-minute walk north of the Yonge/Eglinton subway station). More…
News and Special Events
Check out our News and Special Events page for news from our members and the branch as well as details about special events.
Additional information can be found on the CAA Toronto Branch Blog.
Gathered Streams Now Available
About the Anthology
Gathered Streams is the anthology of the Canadian Authors Association Toronto Branch. It contains works of poetry, short fiction and non-fiction by our branch members published by Hidden Brook Press.
"Inside the Anthology", updated monthly, showcases a story or poem from Gathered Streams.
The Authors’ Quarterly
Our newsletter, The Authors’ Quarterly, is available on-line.
Updated: February 20, 2014