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Untying the Knot

A new book untangles historical confusion and contemporary anxieties about marriage

Thou Art Anxious

Decisions, decisions

Keep in Touch

Why digital connections can’t sustain health, happiness or politics

Pamela Capraru

Pamela Capraru has copy edited for the Globe and Mail, Toronto Life, The Walrus, and many others.

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Word Break

Canada needs an updated dictionary November 2019
Ideally, a dictionary captures the evolution of usage: regionalisms and slang, words pulled from other languages, neologisms born of necessity or flung from the wheels of rapid change. It also serves as a humble resource for looking up spellings and new terms. And how else are we to settle disputes during Scrabble games? For wordsmiths, a dictionary is…