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Sustenance for Thanksgiving

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Photo by Steven Depolo, Creative Commons licensed.

British Columbian writers ponder life-giving food and life itself in a series excerpted from the book Sustenance, edited by Rachel Rose, Anvil Press, 2017. Proceeds from sales of the book help support refugee families in B.C.

In This Series

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Picnic

The first course in our Thanksgiving season series on food and life is a poem.

By Alisa Gordaneer, 3 Oct 2018


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‘Live on a Farm?!’

My parents bet our fate on a shack among raspberries, and whether father’s thumb might be green.

By Mandeep Wirk, 4 Oct 2018


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The Seven Best Places to Eat in Canada

Including a tent in Labrador. Next in our Thanksgiving season series.

By J.B. MacKinnon, 5 Oct 2018


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I Want to Serve Food to Strangers

For Thanksgiving, feast on this dream of a poem. Last in our series.

By Brian Brett, 8 Oct 2018


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