Vocamus Press Titles

Abandoned by the Muse

ABANDONED BY THE MUSE draws its imagery from the author's emerging identification with the landscape between Guelph and Kitchener.

By: Bieke Stengos

2014

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The Apostate; Or, Atlantis Destroyed

A new edition of John galt's play THE APOSTATE and prose story "The New Atlantis" with Susanna Moodie's poem "The Captive".

By: John Galt

Editor: David J. Knight

2017

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The Cromaboo Mail Carrier

THE CROMABOO MAIL CARRIER is the earliest novel published by a woman born in Canada.

By: Mary Leslie

Editor: David J. Knight

2016

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Eli, Eli

ELI, ELI is the poetic record of a mother's grief at the loss of her young child.

By: Kathleen James

2012

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ETCH 2014

ETCH 2014 is a collection of stories written for the Guelph Public Library’s 2014 Teen Writing Contest.

By: Various Authors

2014

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ETCH 2015

ETCH 2015 is a collection of stories written for the Guelph Public Library’s 2015 Teen Writing Contest.

By: Various Authors

2015

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ETCH 2016

ETCH 2016 is a collection of stories written for the Guelph Public Library’s 2016 Teen Writing Contest.

By: Various Authors

2016

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ETCH 2017

ETCH 2017 is a collection of stories written for the Guelph Public Library’s 2017 Teen Writing Contest.

By: Various Authors

2017

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ETCH 2018

ETCH 2018 is a collection of stories written for the Guelph Public Library’s 2018 Teen Writing Contest.

By: Various Authors

2018

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Eudaimonia

EUDAIMONIA is a chapbook short story about the meaning of the good life.

By: Robert Young

2018

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Guelph Mercury Rising

GUELPH MERCURY RISING Is collection of short prose by former Guelph Mercury writers.

By: Various Authors

Editor: Phil Andrews

2017

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Guelph Versifiers of the 19th Century

A comprehensive introduction to the poets and poetry of the City of Guelph before the year 1900.

By: Various Authors

Editor: David J. Knight

2014

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A Happy Rhymer

A HAPPY RHYMER is a collection of selected poetry and prose from Anne Sutherland Brooks.

By: Anne Sutherland Brooks

Editor: Ed Butts

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I Want a Poem

I WANT A POEM is a collection of lyric poems that explores the relationship between poetry and desire.

By: Valerie Senyk

2014

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In An Absent Dream

IN AN ABSENT DREAM is an illustrated story about a woman whose dreams blend with reality.

By: Marian Thorpe

2018

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Indexical

INDEXICAL is a broadsheet poem made up entirely of references to words in other Canadian poems.

By: Jeremy Luke Hill

2018

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Island Pieces

ISLAND PIECES is a collection of short prose, poetry, and photography that recalls summers spent on Manitoulin Island.

By: Jeremy Luke Hill

2013

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Lindy: A Fantasy

LINDY is a pre-teen fantasy novel about a young girl whose neighbour leads her into another world very different from her own.

By: Jeremy Luke Hill

2012

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My Precious Fears

MY PRECIOUS FEARS is an amusing collection of phobias as yet unknown to medicine.

By: Douglas Davey

2018

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Open Up the Sky

OPEN UP THE SKY is a unique and beautiful correspondence between two poets.

By: Rob O'Flanagan & By: Heather Cardin

2015

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Ophelia

OPHELIA is a chapbook-length short story about an elderly woman in a nursing home who just may be Shakespeare's Ophelia.

By: Adam Lindsay Honsinger

2018

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A Poet on the Moon

A POET ON THE MOON offers a poetry of broad experience, with writing as diverse in form as it is in theme.

By: Michael Kleiza

2015

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Resonant with Lyric

Resonant with Lyric

By: Jerry Prager

2019

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Rhapsody 2014

RHAPSODY 2014 is a collection of poetry and very short prose by Guelph and area writers.

By: Various Authors

2014

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Rhapsody 2015

The Rhapsody Anthology is the annual collection of Guelph poetry and very short prose that Friends of Vocamus Press publishes.

By: Various Authors

2015

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Rhapsody 2016

RHAPSODY 2016 is a collection of Guelph poetry published by Friends of Vocamus Press to increase public awareness of Guelph poets.

By: Various Authors

2016

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Rhapsody 2017

RHAPSODY 2017 is a collection of Guelph poetry published by Friends of Vocamus Press to increase public awareness of Guelph poets.

By: Various Authors

2017

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Rhapsody 2018

RHAPSODY 2018 is a collection of Guelph poetry published by Friends of Vocamus Press to increase public awareness of Guelph poets.

By: Various Authors

2018

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Rise

Andrea Perry’s RISE is poetry that maintains a fierce and unflinching hope in the midst of the world’s fracture and dislocation.

By: Andy Perry

2016

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Small Planes and the Dead Fathers of Lovers

Candace de Taeye’s debut full-length collection of poetry, explores with wit and sincerity ideas of family, relationship, and home.

By: Candace De Taeye

2016

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The Star of Destiny and The German's Tale

A new edition of John Galt's THE STAR OF DESTINY and THE GERMAN'S TALE.

By: John Galt

Editor: David J. Knight

2015

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Stick

STICK is a a chapbook of poetry and photography exploring questions of body image.

By: Valerie Senyk & By: Rachelle Bergeron

2018

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Trumped: Poems in Their Own Words

TRUMPED is a chapbook of poetry written from the actual words of officials in the Trump administration.

By: Jeremy Luke Hill

2017

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