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Seasonally-Induced Rise-and-Shininess from the Porcupette, or, News for October at the Porcupine’s Quill

I have been waking up in the most unbelievably good mood all week. This is bizarre given the fact that my normal wake-up routine involves jolting awake to my alarm, clumsily making my bed—in the dark, mind you—as an early-morning … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 04 Oct 2019

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form. Some people never reread books—which I find impressive/mystifying. Some people reread books at the expense … Continue reading

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Out and About with the Quill: The Howard Iron Works Print Expo & Fair 2019

I was about as excited as a porcupette could be this past weekend. Why, you ask? Because I finally got my chance to visit the Howard Iron Works Museum in Oakville, for the organization’s second annual Print Expo & fair. … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 20 Sep 2019

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form. Literary history buffs might find this one interesting. A scholar has apparently found a copy … Continue reading

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Printing in Wonderland: Tim Inkster Muses on Howard Graphic Equipment/Howard Iron Works

The Porcupine’s Quill is pleased to be participating in the Second Annual Howard Iron Works Print Expo & Book Fair, which will take place on Saturday, September 28 at the Howard Iron Works Printing Museum in Oakville. If you are fascinated by … Continue reading

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In Which the Porcupette Juggles Metaphorical Literary Chainsaws, or, News for September at PQL

Have you ever been to a carnival, wandering around, taking in the sights, when you see a clown in white pancake makeup strolling around the fairgrounds casually juggling balls, bowling pins—hell, even chainsaws? It’s a sight that evokes awe, wonder … Continue reading

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The Porcupine's Quill would like to acknowledge the support of the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts for our publishing program. The financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF) is also gratefully acknowledged.