The Porcupine's Quill
Celebrating thirty-five years on the Main Street
of Erin Village, Wellington County
Tag Archives: Margaret Gracie
GUEST POST: Margaret Gracie Launches Debut Novel Plastic
We’re very pleased to bring you a guest post by Plastic author Margaret Gracie. Plastic is a collection of linked short stories that tells the tale of Debbie Pearce, a former pageant queen and model who struggles with society’s expectations—and … Continue reading
The Porcupine’s Quill: News for June
So I will admit I was a bit late on the whole spring cleaning thing. The days were hot, long and humid by the time I mustered the time and inclination to tackle the annual tidying blitz, so it was … Continue reading
On the Power and Pleasure of Reading Short Stories
For some reason I’ve been craving short stories lately. It’s really no wonder—I’ve been wrapped up in Alistair McLeod’s Island for the past few weeks. Without the time to sit down and read a novel start to finish, I’ve had … Continue reading
PQ Weekly Roundup: 11 Nov 2016
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. Everyone loves a winner. This year’s Giller Prize went to Madeleine Thien’s Do Not … Continue reading
Sneak Peek: Get Excited for Five New Releases!
Seasonally, it’s barely fall, but we’re forward thinking here at PQL, so naturally we’re turning our thoughts to spring. We’re proud to bursting to announce our Spring 2017 lineup, consisting of a delightful mix of fiction, poetry and a little … Continue reading
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