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By Martin Wallace

Today's Literary Triathlon pick of the day is from Martin Wallace of Halifax, NS : Poetry: Relative SpeedIgnorethat thrum in your thighsdistant slap of sole on pavement,your breath, a wind tunnel in your head.You are still,a stationary point,a reference that the world moves past, revolving panorama of houses, lawns,traffic, and people lostin perpetual motion....

The Literary Triathlon is now open

The starting pistol has fired. While our elite athletes go for the glory in London, we're giving you the chance to flex your muscles in three different literary genres... and we're giving away an iPod Touch....

Literary Triathlon: Meet the judge

On Monday, July 30th at 12 p.m. ET the starter pistol will fire and Canadians will have seven days to give it their all and compete in the first ever Canada Writes Literary Triathlon.  To compete, participants will have to submit three texts - each based on one of the three...