Monthly Archives: April 2017

In the Kitchen

Mornings you had milk in coffee. On the radio, after the news And weather, the self-consciously Solemn voice of the announcer: “Peacefully, at the Prince Edward Hospital, aged 83 years, Margaret McPherson,” say, or, “Suddenly at his home, Pius Gallant, … Continue reading

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The Slow Lapping of Water

In the province of night A parliament of whispers falls Silent under the laughter of leaves Slow-dancing with the south wind. When the July moon burns A hole in the eastern sky Everything darkens—as a sheet chars Around a fallen … Continue reading

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