SheepMetchosin Muse

The Muse deadline is the 15th of the month preceding the publication month.

Submissions, Advertising, and Deadlines


The Metchosin Muse is published every month during the year except August. The deadline is the 15th of the month preceding the publication month.

Please send copy as an email attachment using Microsoft Word, text, or RTF to: Do not send PDFs. Typewritten or handwritten copy may be acceptable if you have no computer access; please call Linda at 250-590-0168 for arrangements. Before preparing your article, please review the Muse style guide.

Photos should be high resolution and be in jpg or tif format only. They should not be embedded in the file with your text.

All submissions may be edited for length, style and suitability of content and language. Submissions are accepted on this understanding. Submissions should be sent to the editor at


If you wish to place an ad, announcement, or obituary in the Muse, please contact Jennifer Burgis,

Ads must be supplied camera ready in PDF format. If that is not possible, please contact Jennifer Burgis,, for more information.


To place a classified ad, please contact Linda Spiller, 250-590-0168, Rates are $15 per 25 words, per issue. Payment in advance preferably by e-transfer. We have envelopes for submissions and payments at the Metchosin Country Store; just tell them you have something for the Muse.