A visit to the swimming pool leads to an unexpected and unforgettable scrabble game.
A glimpse into the life of a damaged young woman who lives in a world of self-imposed rules designed to avoid further pain and disappointment.
It turns out that Canadians really are humble—braggers, that is! There were so many great entries our readers and judges had a hard time choosing.
In this shortlisted story for the CBC Poetry Prize, an elderly relative evokes the foreign and the familiar.
In this shortlisted entry, an elderly woman grants her husband the gift of grace.