The Fiction

The Profile


Alexandra Leggat’s Two Wolves Press.

Canada’s Greatest Cartoonist

Lou Skuce’s charmed and versatile career.

The Gallery

The Faces of Poetry

Melanie Janisse-Barlow’s Poets Series.

The Features

Lessons From the Reporters’ Trenches

The magazine’s resident City Building columnist reflects on his three decades at the Toronto Star.

Pure Sweetness

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

The Comix

The Poems

The Ephemera

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 Podcast

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

Fad to Grey” by

The Profiles Archive

A Break with Conventions

With a new book of short stories, a successful series of chapbooks, and the editor’s chair of Broken Pencil, Emily Schultz scores a D.I.Y. hat trick.

The Moral Pornographer

Is Tamara Faith Berger’s work highbrow fiction or lowbrow smut? Does it matter?

Bunny Heads and Stranger Things

The wandering eye of Sonja Ahlers.

The Comix Archive



Alex Pugsley was nominated for two National Magazine Awards for fiction this week. One of these pieces is from the same upcoming novel as this..

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Taddle Creek’s longtime contributing designer, John Montgomery, got his upteenth National Magazine Award nomination today too, for this smart..

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Congratulations to the Walrus on all its National Magazine Award nominations.

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