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PQ Weekly Roundup: 03 Mar 2017

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.   First thing’s first—check out the roller coaster that is March at the PQL. Learn … Continue reading

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News for April

Sometimes, an event approaches that is so momentous, so stupendous, so jaw-droppingly awesome that one has little choice but to appeal to the revered wordsmiths of yesteryear to borrow a useful construction or two. To whit: When April’s sweet showers … Continue reading

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News for March

Douglas Adams, the genius behind seminal sci-fi classic The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, famously wrote, “I love deadlines. I like the wooshing sound they make as they fly by.” Now, I have the utmost respect to Mr. Adams, but … Continue reading

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News for February

This is me not talking about Valentine’s Day. No, really. I’ve decided not to mention it in solidarity with your inbox, which, in the lead-up to the Event-Which-Shall-Not-Be-Named, will likely fill to bursting with relentlessly schmaltzy, romantically-inclined missives from savvy … Continue reading

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News for October

Oh dear. You’ve caught me at a bad time, I’m afraid. My hair’s a mess, I haven’t been to the gym in days, and I’ve been dreaming about the act of writing (and endlessly rewriting) marketing copy. OK, so maybe … Continue reading

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News for July

Canada Day strikes me as the one day of the year when Canadians can feel absolutely justified in participating in the kind of in-your-face patriotism that we usually eschew as a matter of good breeding. Of course, growing up in … Continue reading

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