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Dear friends in the freelance writing community,
Recent news about PWAC National's financial crisis took us all by surprise. These difficulties will affect all PWAC members across the country.
The PWAC Toronto Chapter Executive Board was not privy...
PWAC Toronto Chapter Executive Board
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By Vanessa Santilli
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That was the thrust of PWAC Toronto Chapter’s May 22, 2014 seminar — here are some...
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