Incline is the online magazine of the Vancouver Island University Department of

Creative Writing and Journalism

All-Canadian Hugs
by Jan Beecher
To hug or not to hug. When a multicultural country like Canada gets intimate, where do the social boundaries lie? Read more
Old World, New School
by Liliana Gaete
Exchange programs can be an enriching experience – if you plan right. We weigh the pros and cons of international study.Read more
Cowichan Gothic
by Ashley Gaudreault
A Vancouver Island Community pulls together to make gardening and fresh food accessible to all. Read more
Keeping the Light
by Blair Hedley
The lighthouse fantastic: a glimpse into the lives of BC's maritime watchmen.Read more
Progressions in Porn
by Julie MacManus
The modern, sexually independent woman has access to a plethora of sexual imagery. Here's a look at how women have accepted pornography into their lives. Read more
Just a way of life
by Ashley Gaudreault
The life of a farmer takes passion, dedication, and downright hard work - not the choice of many young people today. That's what makes John Mellor different. Read more