Quill and Quire

Writing Life

From ridicule to respectability

You’ve come a long way, guy

Hello to arms

I have just completed a year as chair of The Writers’ Union of Canada, a year which – due entirely… Read More »

Maybes and might-have-beens

Usage guides published before 1980 or so don’t even mention it, and the authors of the Merriam-Webster Dictionary of English… Read More »