Spadina Literary Review
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Had enough of the pandemonium? As we get on with living again, let's absorb in calm and joy some interesting stories and verse plus more Mythical Moments from Jim Nelson. Bravo, everyone.
The forest helps build your canoe. A weekend at the cottage changes your perspective. Having a kid in the climate crisis: discuss. Plus various additional excellent items of prose and verse.
Tales of farmland, relationships, Halloween,
, plus a spectrum of verse from street scene to mountain top, plus the usual hilarious comics and a memoir about urban change and Honest Ed's: Come in and get lost!
Herein may you peruse Alex Pugsley's take on off-camera life at a certain prestigious film festival plus a variety of fiction & verse plus an overdose of comics to infect you with a pandemic of laughs. Summer at last!
issue #36 april 2020
A stupid hotel, a café rendezvous, a small town newsroom, and the Fall of Man. Plus cartoons.
issue #35 february 2020
Verse and story-telling in mid-winter. Trips to Venice and Paris. The Voice of God comes thru.
issue #34 december 2019
You'll enjoy some sanguine seasonal notes plus sports tales and a visit to Ireland's hard border days.
issue #33 october 2019
Lots of animals this time plus the usual human heartbreaks and a mythology comic (new!) by James Nelson.
issue #32 august 2019
In the desert of summer lit you've landed on a sweet oasis of story-telling and poetry drink it in!
issue #31 june 2019
on the Riviera, gazing at Guernica, bathing with Bathsheba and that's just the start.
issue #30 april 2019
Worldwide fiction & verse including Stray Cat in Venice, Underground Art, Being a Girl, Shooting Stars & more.
issue #29 february 2019
A story about having a life-coach, another about reconnecting with an ex-lover. And so much more.
issue #28 december 2018
Warm your footsies by the fire as we bring home fabulous fiction and verse from around the world
issue #27 october 2018
A bounty of verse and fiction including about the first-ever novel composed by Artificial Intelligence. Scary!
issue #26 august 2018
This summer let's go smoking in Amsterdam, commuting in Tokyo, playing ice hockey in Toronto. Be cool!
issue #25 june 2018
Thrills and chills with twists, a dash of fan-fic, assorted verse, topped off with a shaggy-dog comic. Enjoy!
issue #24 april 2018
A teen joins a famous regiment
Memoir of an ex-Occupier
Final part of Legends of Ben, and more
issue #23 february 2018
Fiction and verse plus a cascade of comics including Ben, The Holy Ankh, and The Lethal Network Virus
(before february 2018)