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From the archives

The Trust Spiral

Restoring faith in the media

Dear Prudence

A life of exuberance and eccentricity

Who’s Afraid of Alice Munro?

A long-awaited biography gives the facts, but not the mystery, behind this writer’s genius


Dear Cousin, these moments of inscription


accept as memorial, shards stranded


numbering on the line of days:

10226.8, 1985–2013

always reoccurring,

June is



all around us



age of staccato,

already the epistolary is cliché:

everyone addresses

someone, these letters

remain un-




that space between

tear                                           and



about the body

they will tell us,

move on


Renée Sarojini Saklikar writes thecanadaproject, a life-long poem chronicle that includes poetry, fiction and essays. Work from thecanadaproject appears in literary journals, newspapers and anthologies, including The Vancouver Review, Geist, Poetry Is Dead, SubTerrain and the Georgia Straight. The first completed series from thecanadaproject is a book-length poem, children of air india (Nightwood Editions, 2013) about the bombing of Air India Flight 182.