Essays

Straggle: Adventures in Walking While Female by Tanis MacDonald

Tanis MacDonald walks the reader down many paths, pointing out the sights, exclaiming over birds, sharing stories and asking questions…

2 weeks ago

Best Canadian Essays 2023, Edited by Mireille Silcoff

Selected by editor Mireille Silcoff, the 2023 edition of Best Canadian Essays showcases the best Canadian nonfiction writing published in…

2 months ago

Excerpt: The Swirl In My Burl by Miriam Edelson

An excerpt from "The Swirl in My Burl" a collection of essays by Miriam Edelson

2 months ago

Return Stroke: Essays & Memoir by Doa Dueck

"Dora Dueck’s beautifully written essays and memoir make her an insightful and generous companion."

2 months ago

Artful Flight by Susan Glickman

Poet, novelist, essayist, educator, dancer, painter – Susan Glickman is, by all accounts, a Renaissance woman whose talents are on…

2 months ago

Carrying It Forward: Essays From Kistahpinanihk by John Brady McDonald

With honesty, a poet’s turn of phrase and a bit of sly humour, John Brady pulls us deep into the…

3 months ago

Touch Anywhere to Begin by Mark Anthony Jarman

From acclaimed author Mark Anthony Jarman comes Touch Anywhere to Begin, his first book of travel writing since the publication…

3 months ago

The Call of the Red Winged Blackbird by Tim Bowling

In this collection of essays Tim Bowling picks up the common questions, and beauties, of life and examines them closely.

4 months ago

Blue Portugal by Theresa Kishkan

Much pleasure awaits the reader of Blue Portugal, Theresa Kishkan’s collection of ten essays that sing individually and re-engage with…

5 months ago

A Life Spent Listening by Hassan Khalili

In A Life Spent Listening, Dr. Hassan Khalili reflects on four decades of being a frontline community psychotherapist and shares…

5 months ago

Good Mom On Paper: Writers on Creativity and Motherhood, Edited by Stacey May Fowles and Jen Sookfong Lee

Good Mom on Paper is a collection of twenty essays that goes beyond the clichés to explore the fraught, beautiful,…

5 months ago

Resonance: Essays on the Craft and Life of Writing, edited by Andrew Chesham and Laura Farina

Through forty-two personal essays, Resonance: Essays on the Craft and Life of Writing brings together insights from writers and publishers…

5 months ago

Trout Tracks by Jim McLennan

“Drawn from 55 years of excessive obsession with trout, water, streams, and flies, this collection of essays from Canada’s most…

6 months ago

L.M. Montgomery and Gender by E. Holly Pike and Laura M. Robinson

The celebrated author of Anne of Green Gables and Emily of New Moon receives much-deserved additional consideration in L.M. Montgomery…

11 months ago

Heroines Revisited: Photographs by Lincoln Clarkes

Heroines Revisited is a large format follow-up volume to the original Heroines: Photographs by Lincoln Clarkes that was released by…

11 months ago

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