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The River is a representation of the Sandy River itself, which runs alongside the university and what inspired the name of the journal. It is a constantly flowing, ebbing and surging, body of content filled with contemporary work. To submit to The River please visit our Submissions page to the left or e mail TheRiverEditors@gmail.com directly.

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Just Like Everybody Else

“The quote pushed me to accept that I have something to share that no one else can, while reminding me that my unique position and perspective should do less to separate me and more to bond me to the collective whole of human experience.”

Bear

by Peter Jickling Peter Jickling is a poet and playwright from Whitehorse, Yukon. His play, Syphilis: A Love Story, toured Western Canada, winning Best Comedy at the 2013 Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival. His first … Continue Reading Bear

Trough

by Peter Jickling Peter Jickling is a poet and playwright from Whitehorse, Yukon. His play, Syphilis: A Love Story, toured Western Canada, winning Best Comedy at the 2013 Victoria Fringe Theatre Festival. His first … Continue Reading Trough

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Remember The Rock

“As I neared the work site, my father was standing with his weight leaning on a long metal bar, bucket hat and tinted sunglasses, leather work gloves, and a watchful look to examine how much of this he was going to have to explain and how much he was going to be able to leave unsaid because I am his son.”