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The Mississauga Writers Group has been in existence since January 2013 and we have grown to over 160 members. Stay tuned to our yearly Word Fest anthology along with our other anthologies.  If you are interested in getting published in our anthologies, please contact us and become a member.

Come be a part of our 2023 celebrations

We celebrated our 10th anniversary on January 14th. From 8 members to over 160 today, 19 yearly anthologies, quarterly ezines and monthly meetings.

2023 was a wonderful time for our group. Our quarterly e-Zine is full of art, photos along with poetry and prose. We are proud to be displaying student and member art and photos which encourages their creativity.

We will be having 3 Writing Contests again this year. They will be Poetry, Seniors and Young Writers and the winners will again receive Indigo Gift certificates for $100, $75, and $50. Come celebrate another year of writing. Come join us and be part of it.

Our monthly 2023 meetings are Jan. 14Feb. 11Mar. 11Apr. 8May 13June 10July 8Aug. 12Sept. 9Oct. 14; Nov. 11Dec. 9.  Starting time is 9:00 am to 1 pm except April, November, and December when the start time will be 10 am.

Elizabeth Banfalvi


Mississauga Writers Group

Check out our Facebook page for a complete list of events.

Upcoming events

# of Submissions:

Maximum 3 submissions per contest.

Maximum length: 

Prose 1000 words or poetry 250 words each submission.


Word or compatible program.


Permission by parent or guardian is required for 16 and younger. Permission form will be included with the submission.

Additional Files:

Short 2 sentence bio.

Submit your poetry or short story for a chance at winning $100 1st, $75 2nd or $50 3rd Indigo Gift Certificate prizes.  The winning submissions will be featured in Peel Weekly News and all entries will be included in our yearly anthology.

Submissions should be emailed to

Looking forward to seeing the contest submissions.

Elizabeth Banfalvi