Stephen Smith has written for the Globe and Mail, Toronto Life, Canadian Geographic, Outside, Quill & Quire, and the New York Times Magazine. He lives in Toronto and at puckstruck.com.
Stephen Smith investigates the hockey lives of Barthes, Faulkner, Hemingway, which were marked by dismissal, befuddlement and scorn. more
Collected advice from hockey professionals, compiled by Stephen Smith. more
Lorenzo Sweet endured heartbreak, skittishness and strikes of lightening to become the greatest hockey player ever. more
Honourable mention in the 3rd Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest. more
We have men on the slope and men on the ridge. In the gully, more men. Men on the main road wait for the men on the esker to move up onto the ridge so that they (the men on the road) can take their (the esker-men’s) place. Men hesitate and grumble. T more
Third prize winner of the 3rd Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest. more