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Cardinal Divide
Nina Newington
2020
ePub
A father comes out to his daughter as a woman. Or at least, he was once a woman. It's complicated. Funny. Painful. Eventually joyful. Meanwhile the daughter, who was adopted, has her own identity issues. At the Aboriginal addictions treatment centre where she works, everyone assumes she is indigenous. But...
Cardinal Divide
Nina Newington
2020
Kindle
A father comes out to his daughter as a woman. Or at least, he was once a woman. It's complicated. Funny. Painful. Eventually joyful. Meanwhile the daughter, who was adopted, has her own identity issues. At the Aboriginal addictions treatment centre where she works, everyone assumes she is indigenous. But...
Changing Shores
Nadine Ltaif, Christine Tipper
2009
ePub
One woman's emotional and cultural journey is luxuriously illustrated in this moving collection, as she artfully recounts leaving Lebanon for a new life in Canada. In a voice that blends prose with poetry, she copes with the newfound sense of rootlessness she gains in exchange for her new freedom. Though...
Changing Shores
Nadine Ltaif, Christine Tipper
2009
Kindle
One woman's emotional and cultural journey is luxuriously illustrated in this moving collection, as she artfully recounts leaving Lebanon for a new life in Canada. In a voice that blends prose with poetry, she copes with the newfound sense of rootlessness she gains in exchange for her new freedom. Though...
Changing the Face of Canadian Literature: A Diverse Canadian Anthology
Changing the Face of Canadian Literature
A Diverse Canadian Anthology
Dane Swan
2020
ePub
Needless to say, moments like now, when the hurdles to becoming a respected author are at their lowest. When the only hurdles to being published are the quality of your writing and your patience to deal with certain less and less important gatekeepers. Moments in history like this, must be...
Changing the Face of Canadian Literature: A Diverse Canadian Anthology
Changing the Face of Canadian Literature
A Diverse Canadian Anthology
Dane Swan
2020
Kindle
Needless to say, moments like now, when the hurdles to becoming a respected author are at their lowest. When the only hurdles to being published are the quality of your writing and your patience to deal with certain less and less important gatekeepers. Moments in history like this, must be...
Choice of Uppercuts, A
Oliver Scharpf, Marco Sonzogni
2011
ePub
An uppercut, in boxing, is a punch that comes from underneath and hits you on the chin. Often, it knocks you to the floor ... cold ... out for the count. But the thing is, to attempt an uppercut, you've got to put your guard down. You see, in literature...
Choice of Uppercuts, A
Oliver Scharpf, Marco Sonzogni
2011
Kindle
An uppercut, in boxing, is a punch that comes from underneath and hits you on the chin. Often, it knocks you to the floor ... cold ... out for the count. But the thing is, to attempt an uppercut, you've got to put your guard down. You see, in literature...
Claiming Kin
Laura Marello
2011
ePub
Andrea has an unusual sense of smell. She grows up to be a pheromone researcher for the U.S. Department of Agriculture and a perfume maker in Paris. But one idea haunts her: who is her real father? Is it the man her family says is her father, or is it...
Claiming Kin
Laura Marello
2011
Kindle
Andrea has an unusual sense of smell. She grows up to be a pheromone researcher for the U.S. Department of Agriculture and a perfume maker in Paris. But one idea haunts her: who is her real father? Is it the man her family says is her father, or is it...
Clark Blaise: Essays on His Works
Clark Blaise
Essays on His Works
J.R. (Tim) Struthers
2016
ePub
This volume represents the first full-scale appreciation of Clark Blaise's writing in more than 25 years -- and the first comprehensive study of his now more than 20 books. Included are previously published essays by, among others, Robert Lecker, Alexander MacLeod, Catherine Sheldrick Ross, and the volume's editor, J.R. (Tim)...
Clark Blaise: Essays on His Works
Clark Blaise
Essays on His Works
J.R. (Tim) Struthers
2016
Kindle
This volume represents the first full-scale appreciation of Clark Blaise's writing in more than 25 years -- and the first comprehensive study of his now more than 20 books. Included are previously published essays by, among others, Robert Lecker, Alexander MacLeod, Catherine Sheldrick Ross, and the volume's editor, J.R. (Tim)...
Clark Blaise: The Interviews
Clark Blaise
The Interviews
J.R. (Tim) Struthers
2016
ePub
Here is a lifetime's worth of reflection, of illumination, by one of North America's finest contemporary writers of fiction, autobiography, and nonfiction, founder of the graduate program in Creative Writing at Concordia University in Montreal and for many years Director of the prestigious International Writing Program at the University of...
Clark Blaise: The Interviews
Clark Blaise
The Interviews
J.R. (Tim) Struthers
2016
Kindle
Here is a lifetime's worth of reflection, of illumination, by one of North America's finest contemporary writers of fiction, autobiography, and nonfiction, founder of the graduate program in Creative Writing at Concordia University in Montreal and for many years Director of the prestigious International Writing Program at the University of...
College Street
Olindo Romeo Chiocca
2011
ePub
College Street is a quasi-pseudo biography of all the people, places, and events the author took for granted as a child and teenager, but now wishes he could revisit and replay at will. His vivid descriptions, through the eyes of a young child and teenager, bring this once fledgling neighborhood...
College Street
Olindo Romeo Chiocca
2011
Kindle
College Street is a quasi-pseudo biography of all the people, places, and events the author took for granted as a child and teenager, but now wishes he could revisit and replay at will. His vivid descriptions, through the eyes of a young child and teenager, bring this once fledgling neighborhood...
Coming here, being here: A Canadian Migration Anthology
Coming here, being here
A Canadian Migration Anthology
Don Mulcahy, Antonio D'Alfonso, Michael Mirolla
2016
ePub
This migration anthology is an entertaining miscellany of memoir, essays, newspaper reportage, and even a poem, highlighting the humour, as well as the ironies and agonies generated when humans seek a new homeland. The authors, and their stories, are as diverse as our Canadian population itself, and help to tell...
Coming Here, Being Here: A Canadian Migration Anthology
Coming Here, Being Here
A Canadian Migration Anthology
Don Mulcahy, Antonio D'Alfonso, Michael Mirolla
2016
Kindle
This migration anthology is an entertaining miscellany of memoir, essays, newspaper reportage, and even a poem, highlighting the humour, as well as the ironies and agonies generated when humans seek a new homeland. The authors, and their stories, are as diverse as our Canadian population itself, and help to tell...
Compulsive Acts: Essays, Interviews, Reflections on the Works of Sky Gilbert
Compulsive Acts
Essays, Interviews, Reflections on the Works of Sky Gilbert
David Bateman
2014
ePub
Compulsive Acts explores the films, plays and personality of prolific playwright, novelist, filmmaker and poet Sky Gilbert through the eyes of a handful of the people who have observed his work closely over the past two decades -- as audience members and arts workers. Actors, academics, performance artists, journalists, filmmakers,...
Compulsive Acts: Essays, Interviews, Reflections on the Works of Sky Gilbert
Compulsive Acts
Essays, Interviews, Reflections on the Works of Sky Gilbert
David Bateman
2014
Kindle
Compulsive Acts explores the films, plays and personality of prolific playwright, novelist, filmmaker and poet Sky Gilbert through the eyes of a handful of the people who have observed his work closely over the past two decades -- as audience members and arts workers. Actors, academics, performance artists, journalists, filmmakers,...
Confetti for Gino
Lorenzo Madalena
2011
ePub
A realistic portrayal of the Sicilian fishing community in San Diego in the 1950s, Confetti for Gino centers around the DeMarino family, in particular fishing boat captain Gino DeMarino's stubborn attempts to break away from tradition by vowing to marry a woman from outside the Italian community, and his mother's...
Confetti for Gino
Lorenzo Madalena
2011
Kindle
A realistic portrayal of the Sicilian fishing community in San Diego in the 1950s, Confetti for Gino centers around the DeMarino family, in particular fishing boat captain Gino DeMarino's stubborn attempts to break away from tradition by vowing to marry a woman from outside the Italian community, and his mother's...
Conjuring Jesus
Brian Day
2009
ePub
Provocative and alluring, Conjuring Jesus presents a disarmingly fresh portrait of the figure of Jesus. In poems disruptive and devotional, controversial and contemplative, it reveals a man moved by a persistent impulse toward sinuous reshaping and a liberating awareness of his own sexuality.
Conjuring Jesus
Brian Day
2009
Kindle
Provocative and alluring, Conjuring Jesus presents a disarmingly fresh portrait of the figure of Jesus. In poems disruptive and devotional, controversial and contemplative, it reveals a man moved by a persistent impulse toward sinuous reshaping and a liberating awareness of his own sexuality.
Courage Underground
Julie Roorda
2006
ePub
The poems in Courage Underground burrow beneath the skin to examine the relationship between consciousness and body. They penetrate hidden emotions contained by vital organs; they enter the sensibilities of lower order creatures and characters of the mythic underworld. The journey elicits new perspectives on loss and alienation that are...
Courage Underground
Julie Roorda
2006
Kindle
The poems in Courage Underground burrow beneath the skin to examine the relationship between consciousness and body. They penetrate hidden emotions contained by vital organs; they enter the sensibilities of lower order creatures and characters of the mythic underworld. The journey elicits new perspectives on loss and alienation that are...
Critics Who Know Jack: Urban Myths, Media and Rock & Roll
Critics Who Know Jack
Urban Myths, Media and Rock & Roll
Joseph Maviglia
2014
ePub
Critics Who Know Jack: Urban Myths, Media and Rock & Roll is a collection of essays, memoirs and critiques on subjects ranging from TV programming, film and literature to rock journalism, with commentary on the interpretation of artistic expression across conventional and social media. From Feng-Shui to conspiracy theory, Maviglia...
Critics Who Know Jack: Urban Myths, Media and Rock & Roll
Critics Who Know Jack
Urban Myths, Media and Rock & Roll
Joseph Maviglia
2014
Kindle
Critics Who Know Jack: Urban Myths, Media and Rock & Roll is a collection of essays, memoirs and critiques on subjects ranging from TV programming, film and literature to rock journalism, with commentary on the interpretation of artistic expression across conventional and social media. From Feng-Shui to conspiracy theory, Maviglia...
Daniel David Moses: Spoken and Written Explorations of His Work
Daniel David Moses
Spoken and Written Explorations of His Work
Tracey Lindberg, David Brundage, Daniel David Moses
2015
ePub
This collection is a compelling examination and discussion of the work of Indigenous writer Daniel David Moses. Including pieces by Indigenous and non-Indigenous authors, storytellers, playwrights, academics and artists, participating in narratives, writing and dialogues about Moses and his work, the book is at once engaging, grounded in comparative analysis...
Daniel David Moses: Spoken and Written Explorations of His Work
Daniel David Moses
Spoken and Written Explorations of His Work
Tracey Lindberg, David Brundage, Daniel David Moses
2015
Kindle
This collection is a compelling examination and discussion of the work of Indigenous writer Daniel David Moses. Including pieces by Indigenous and non-Indigenous authors, storytellers, playwrights, academics and artists, participating in narratives, writing and dialogues about Moses and his work, the book is at once engaging, grounded in comparative analysis...
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