Skip to content

From the archives

The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

Méira Cook

Méira Cook is a poet and writer. She has recently published a poetry collection, Monologue Dogs (Brick Books, 2015), and a novel, Nightwatching (HarperCollins, 2015). She lives in Winnipeg.

Articles by
Méira Cook

Love’s Remains

Canada’s poets have left a rich epistolary trail July–August 2015
here the Nights Are Twice As Long: Love Letters of Canadian Poets, an anthology edited by David Eso and Jeanette Lynes, is more than 400 pages in length. As such it is a hefty collection, a representative and inclusive collection of letters to, for, about and against the absent beloved. It is…

The Almost-Boy

March 2015
  Liar! yelled God. But Geppetto was the kind of father who liked to knock things into place. First was a grin on his terrible face (he held it there with nails, he held it there with resolution). The second was Mr. Bones, that loose-   hinged, cartilage-jawed Whatsit. Rubbing him raw from inside his loose…