We're hiring!

filling Station magazine seeks a volunteer Managing Editor, based in Calgary, to begin in March 2016. This is an exciting opportunity for a self-starter to lead an established Canadian creative writing publication in an atmosphere of fun, collaboration and innovation, while pursuing professional development in Alberta’s vibrant magazine industry. The Managing Editor candidate will be a creative writer / literature buff with a keen grasp of experimental literature, and an organized, effective leader. Apply by midnight on February 16, 2016!

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News

filling Station seeking Business Administrator

6 days, 3 hours

Closes February 16 at midnight

filling Station magazine is seeking a Business Administrator, to begin in February 2016. The Business Administrator undertakes tasks related to the weekly business operations of the magazine. The successful candidate will demonstrate superior organizational skills, attention to detail, time management, and records-keeping. The ideal candidate will have bookkeeping experience as ... Read More

filling Station is looking for a new Managing Editor!

6 days, 3 hours

Closes February 16 at midnight

Artwork by Peter Hamilton.  filling Station magazine seeks a volunteer Managing Editor, based in Calgary, to begin in March 2016. This is an exciting opportunity for a self-starter to lead an established Canadian creative writing publication in an atmosphere of fun, collaboration and innovation, while pursuing professional development in Alberta ... Read More

fS Welcomes a new Circulation Manager:

2 months, 1 week

Samiya Akmal

              Samiya Akmal is a recent graduate from the University of Waterloo, where she studied Political Science and English. She is passionate about political activism as well as creative writing, and as an aspiring writer, writes both poetry and short fiction. A feminist who has worked with several NGOs for a ... Read More

Say hello to filling Station's new Fiction Editor: Kathy Friedman

2 months, 3 weeks

                                     Kathy Friedman’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in numerous Canadian literary magazines. She has been a finalist for the Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers, runner-up for the Peter Hinchcliffe Fiction Award and PRISM international’s short fiction contest, and was nominated by PRISM for the Journey Prize ... Read More

Unleaded Literary Awards

4 months

filling Station's 1st Annual Contest

filling Station 1st Annual Unleaded Literary Awards   $2, 000 in prizes across 4 categories (+ pubication*) Deadline for entries: Postmarked (or submit via Submittable) November 30th, 2015. December 7th, 2015   Contest Guidelines:   POETRY UP TO 3 POEMS WITH A MAXIMUM OF 3 PAGES  Supreme (1st Place): $500 + publication  Plus (2nd Place ... Read More

Events

December flywheel 2015

2 months, 1 week

Join us for readings by Mohamad Kebbowar, Patrick Horner, and Emily Ursuliak! Thursday, December 10 7:30 PM Pages Books on Kensington 1135 Kensington Road NW flywheel readings happen the second Thursday of every month at Pages Books on Kensington. Contact us at flywheel@fillingstation.ca, and and follow us ... Read More

November flywheel 2015

3 months, 1 week

Join us for readings by Jennifer Quist, Danila Botha, Erin Vance, and Bren Simmers! Thursday, November 12 7:30 PM Pages Books on Kensington 1135 Kensington Road NW flywheel readings happen the second Thursday of every month at Pages Books on Kensington. Contact us at flywheel@fillingstation.ca, and follow ... Read More

October flywheel 2015

4 months, 2 weeks

Join us for readings by Kris Demeanor, Stephen Senft, Lynda Monahan, and Sachiko Murakami! Thursday, October 8 7:30 PM Pages Books on Kensington 1135 Kensington Road NW SACHIKO MURAKAMI is the author of the poetry collections The Invisibility Exhibit (Talonbooks 2008), Rebuild (Talonbooks 2011), and Get Me Out Of ... Read More

September flywheel 2015

5 months, 1 week

Join us for readings by Stuart Ian McKay, Sally Njoroge, S. R. Ringuette, and Monica Kidd! Friday, September 11 7:30 PM Pages Books on Kensington 1135 Kensington Road NW MONICA KIDD’S most recent book is The Year of Our Beautiful Exile (Gaspereau Press, 2015). Her previous literary works ... Read More

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