Janine Cross
The Wandering Eye
August 2020
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Vancouver Island GEM
Qualicum Beach is a great camping destination
 
Read Online
July 2020
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Under-the-Wing Camping
Tips and Tricks for airplane camping with hubby and dog.
 
Read Online
May 2020
Article Published - WORDWORKS Magazine
 
10 Steps Towards Increasing your Publication Odds
Increasing your odds of publication in a traditional publishing house.
 
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May 2020
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
BC's Okanagan Valley
Touring Wine Country by Air.
 
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January 2020
Writing with Writers Workshop - North Vancouver City Library
 
Ten steps to selling your manuscript
You've written the story, now what? Acclaimed novelist Janine Cross will lead an interactive session on the crucial steps to get a book agent or editor hooked. Learn tips for making your manuscript rise to the top of the slush pile, avoid common editing mistakes, and write a solid synopsis and pitch.
 
Wednesday February 12, North Vancouver City Library,
120 West 14th Street, North Vancouver, BC - 604-998-3450
7:00 to 8:30 PM, Third floor program room
 
By Registration at nvcl.ca
 
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January 2020
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Flying BC's Sunshine Coast
Exploring the inlets, fjords, and islands of the Sunshine Coast.
 
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December 4, 2019
NaNoWriMo - What comes next?
 
You've written that first draft, now what?
Janine Cross will be discussing all the "after it's written" steps: editing, revising, work-shopping, publishing etc.
 
Hosted by Capilano Library:
3045 Highland Blvd, North Vancouver, BC
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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October 16, 2019
NaNoWriMo - Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo
 
Learn about how NaNoWriMo works and prepare for November!
Janine Cross will be sharing tips for novel prep and other tricks of the trade.
 
Hosted by Capilano Library:
3045 Highland Blvd, North Vancouver, BC
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
September 2019
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Archipelago at Vancouver's Doorstep
Exploring the San Juan Islands
 
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June 2019
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Flying the Fraser Canyon to Echo Valley Ranch
A weekend getaway to the luxurious fly-in ranch in central BC.
May 8, 2019
Camp NaNoWriMo - Post NaNoWriMo
 
Tips for after a first draft is written
 
Janine Cross will be discussing all the "after it's written" steps: editing, revising, work-shopping, publishing etc.
 
Hosted by Capilano Library:
3045 Highland Blvd, North Vancouver, BC
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
May 2019
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Aircraft rental in the USA
To fly an American-registered airplane, Canadians first need to obtain an American license. Here's how.
March 2019
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Flying Over Devonshire
Enjoying the English country side from the air in a rented Cessna.
January 2019
Presentation & Panel Discussion - Creative Ink Festival, March 29 to 31, 2019, Delta Hotel, Burnaby
 
Ten Steps to Selling Your Manuscript
Presentation with Janine Cross and Linda DeMeulemeester
 
You've written the story; now what? In this workshop, learn ten crucial steps on how to get an agent/editor hooked by your manuscript. Participants will learn tips for how to make their manuscript shine above the slush-pile, avoid common editing mistakes, write a solid query & synopsis, and find a genre-perfect agent.
 
Between Floors: What is an Elevator Pitch, and How Do You Create One?
Panel Discussion: Kelley Armstrong, Janine Cross, Stacey Kondla, Dean Wells
 
Work-shop on how to compress thousands of words of plot and character into a one-to-three sentence hook that will catch a publisher or agent.
February 2019
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Veteran WWII Female Pilot keeps Langley Aeroclub Spellbound
The Langley Aeroclub recently hosted a very special guest speaker at their 2018 General Meeting: one-hundred-year old Jaye Edwards, one of only three surviving female Air Transport Auxiliary pilots from the Second World War.
December 2018
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
High School Flying Club Soars
A look at one high-school teacher's success at promoting aviation within and beyond the classroom walls, with all of the joy, curiosity, and mayhem that such an endeavor entails.
November 2018
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
Sensible Iceland
Soaring over volcanoes: How to have an Icelandic adventure, at the controls of a rented local aircraft.
October 2018
On-Line Article Published - COPA e-Flight Magazine
 

 
 
Places to fly West: Alert Bay, BC
An article about a quintessential Pacific Northwest Coast flying experience-- threading up the narrow Johnstone Strait to Alert Bay, around shoals of clouds and over the heavy mists lifting off the sparsely inhabited islands below.
 
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July 2018
Article Published - COPA Flight Magazine (Journal of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association)
 
GA Peruvian Style
An article about experiencing the stark beauty and colossal challenges of general aviation flight in Lima, Peru ... and the thriving pilot community that exists despite the mountains of restrictions and aviation bureaucracy.