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“Money for the Bunny” Fundraiser!

“Money for the Bunny” Fundraiser!

Help support your friendly-neighbourhood lit mag by purchasing a $40 “Bunny Bag!” For every bag you purchase before June 30th, 2021, you will be entered to win the original artwork of our spring issue “Waiting for the Thaw,” donated graciously by artist, Peter Graham!...

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Call for Submissions: Roots & Routes

Call for Submissions: Roots & Routes

What are you rooted to? Are you en route to finding your roots, connected to your roots, have you survived being uprooted, taken an unexpected route, or uncovered your roots? Are you rooted in a particular idea, cause or tradition? What and whom are you rooting for?...

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Best Canadian Poetry 2019

Best Canadian Poetry 2019

How do you choose the best in language and say this is the finest? In Best Canadian Poetry 2019 editors, Anita Lahey, Amanda Jernigan and guest editor, Rob Taylor, would have searched through thousands of submissions to discover why a certain poem would be enjoyable...

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The Outer Wards by Sadiqa de Meijer

The Outer Wards by Sadiqa de Meijer

M(other): “I’m foreign, and she is home” In de Meijer’s sophomore collection, motherhood is defined as a “submerged world” into which former modes of being are subsumed or filtered through (24). These lyrical poems have a quiet, expansive grace, allowing for judicious...

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Thinking of Subscribing? Spring Promo on NOW!

Thinking of Subscribing? Spring Promo on NOW!

From now until June 30th, 2021, we're offering new subscribers up to 2 free issues! One year subscribers will get 5 issues for the price of 4, and two year subscribers will get 10 issues for the price of 8! That's up to 54% in savings (for the two year subscription)!...

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In Memoriam: Minnie Gray

In Memoriam: Minnie Gray

Minnie Gray 2010-February 8, 2021 It is with heavy hearts that we said goodbye to our Director of Cuddles earlier in February. Minnie Gray was a wonderful staff member, a great friend and a good, good girl. We're going to miss you, Minnie. Carolyn Gray, Minnie's momma...

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