Peter Midgley is the author of several books of poetry, children’s literature, and plays. He lives in Edmonton.
Fists up for National Poetry Month! And we mean that in the best way possible. This year, we feel everyone could see a little more solidarity and community, so we're getting poetically political with Poets Resist, a series dedicated to poetry as a form of resistance. Every day ... Read more
It cheapens Ru to say that it is simply a story of immigration: this slim, beautiful book is introspective and honest, and much more universal in its message. Author Kim Thúy’s non-linear, fragmented narrative about a family fleeing a former life of luxury in Saigon to Malaysian ... Read more
Read This, Then That features literary pairings for the voracious reader. As big readers ourselves we know you always want your next book picked out before you finish your current one, so let us help you out with a two-fer recommendation.
When I lived in South Africa, the prevailing cocktail party question that came quickly after an introduction was “So, what do you do for a living?”
That was the yardstick by which one’s worth was measured and the conversation either moved on from there or, it moved away ... Read more
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