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Fall 2021, Volume 42, No. 3

In this issue, we explore what "Roots" you, what "Routes" you've taken, how you got to be here and where you are going. Featuring new work from forty-five writers from around the globe including Andrew Boden, J.J. Steinfeld, Nadine McInnis, Vivian Darroch-Lozowski, Lee Min-Yung & many, many more!

Call for Submissions: Uncharted Territory

Each person is essentially, a vast uncharted territory just waiting to be explored. Sometimes the changes we create, or are plunged into, are monumental, adventurous and exciting, at other times, they are grueling, painful, and require us to endure until we reach the...

Believing is Seeing: Graphic Issue POSTPONED

After much thought and discussion, we have decided to postpone this issue until we feel we can make it as spectacular as we know it can be. We will be working behind the scenes to make this happen and will announces updates as they happen. Our apologies for the...

The Winnipeg Connection: Writing Lives at Mid-Century & Carol Shields: The Arts of a Writing Life now $5 each!

We've got out PF Books on sale for $5 each! Check them out and snag your copy today! Take me to the books! The Winnipeg Connection: This collection of personal essays and articles on writing, radio, music, television and filmmaking, as well as a selection of photos,...
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Catherine Hunter Takes Gold in Fiction for “Calling You” at 2021 National Magazine Awards!

Congratulations to Catherine Hunter on her gold win for her fiction piece "Calling You" at the 2021 National Magazine Awards! "Calling You" can be found in our Spring 2020 issue. Want to purchase a copy? Click here!
OO: Typewriter Poems by Dani Spinosa

OO: Typewriter Poems by Dani Spinosa

It sometimes feels like the expressiveness of the typewriter as a tool for composition is one of the best kept secrets in poetry and poetics. The ability to mark the page or to type over the marks already there, to feed the page through at different angles in order to...

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Best Canadian Poetry 2020 Ed. by Marilyn Dumont

Best Canadian Poetry 2020 Ed. by Marilyn Dumont

Best Canadian Poetry 2020 is a radical and wholly revelatory re-imagining of the country’s poetry canon. As Amanda Jernigan, advisory editor of the well-regarded series states in her preface, guest editor Marilyn Dumont’s carefully curated collection “is not English,...

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Believing is Seeing: Graphic Issue POSTPONED

After much thought and discussion, we have decided to postpone this issue until we feel we can make it as spectacular as we know it can be. We will be working behind the scenes to make this happen and will announces updates as they happen. Our apologies for the...

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