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Breaking Contest News: Win 3 PQL Books at Open Book!

Quill friends, this is a public service announcement! Our friends over at Open Book are hosting a great little contest featuring not one, not two, but THREE Porcupine’s Quill poetry titles. Mosey on over to Open-Book.ca to enter to win … Continue reading

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Book Bundle Giveaway: Essential Women Poets

As you probably know, we’re pretty big into National Poetry Month here at the Porcupine’s Quill. Every year for the past few years we’ve been tweeting out our #PQLPoemADay and organizing a book bundle giveaway to meet your literary needs … Continue reading

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PQL Holiday Giveaway #2: For the Poetry Fan

Looks like our last holiday giveaway was a hit, so let’s keep this ball rolling! Thanks to everyone who entered to win Trudeau: La Vie en Rose, and don’t worry—if you’ve already liked, subscribed or followed from the last go … Continue reading

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Featured Poetry: The Essential Travis Lane

I have a genuine admiration for the rogues out there—those who don’t necessarily ‘play the game’ but who make an impression on their own terms. For me, this describes M. Travis Lane to a T. Despite living and working far … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 02 Oct 2015

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.   “People can be dangerous for literature. People, for example, who do not read.” Damn, … Continue reading

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News for September

Here’s the thing about September: it feels like anticipation. The oppressive heat of August backs off in favour of pleasant crispness. The backpacks come out as children toddle off back to school. Routines that were disrupted in the frantic rush … Continue reading

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