The Fiction

The Profile

Canada’s Greatest Cartoonist

Lou Skuce’s charmed and versatile career.

The Comix

The Poems

The Ephemera

The Gallery

A New Vantage Point

Berenice Abbott at the Ryerson Image Centre.

The Features

Pure Sweetness

The egg cream is alive and well in New York—and a lone Montreal lunch counter.

The Blog

Some Final Words On Lou Skuce


Fifteen mumbling minutes with Douglas Coupland

Further proof that X is a term that defines not a chronological age but a way of looking at the world.

“Tight shirts—tight slacks—tight smile / perfect blonds every night.”

If I Were Burt Reynolds” by

The Journey Prize Long-Lister

The Podcast

“Hey, did you see that they added a new letter to the alphabet?”

Fad to Grey” by

The Profiles Archive

Everywhere and Nowhere

Hal Niedzviecki—Canada’s self-defined indie guru—faces adulthood, fatherhood, and a growing generation gap.

Not Just Mouthing the Words

Camilla Gibb transforms from first-time novelist to writer with The Petty Details of So-and-so’s Life.

Blood Thicker Than Honey Water

Saleema Nawaz expands the universe of two early creations in her debut novel, Bone and Bread.

The Comix Archive



Taddle Creek and Chris Chambers share the same birthday (Taddle Creek is 19 today. Chris is only slightly older.) To celebrate, here’s a classic..

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Alfred Holden recently “retired” from the Toronto Star after three decades. He reflects on his time there in his latest City Building column.

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Taddle Creek launches its winter issue next Wednesday, December 7th, at the Paddock Tavern, in Toronto. With Alex Pugsley, Russell Smith, Souvankham..

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