Daily Archives: May 10, 2013

Nothing Fell Today But Rain (60)

Evan Jones is a wonderful Canadian Poet! Evan draws on geography and a sense of place as his poetic resources. Evan’s themes range from longing and love, and joy and regret. These themes are woven with cool optimism and warm … Continue reading

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Thin Moon Psalm by Sheri Benning (59)

This is a book of deep grieving and remembrance. I felt transfixed by the emotional quality of the poems. Sheri recalls the details of iconic moments which one will never forget which were unspoken–moments between her father and daughter, mother … Continue reading

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Over the Roofs of the World by Olive Senior (58)

This is another GREAT poetry book by a Canadian poet. She uses nature as a model and metaphor for her poems. And they are rich in detail and will show the reader a space that is beyond this one that … Continue reading

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Listening: Last Poems by Margaret Avison (57)

This is one of the most wonderful book of poetry by a Canadian author that I ever read. The poems are sublime, subtle, and breathtaking. I was transported to a world that is so different from our very own. And … Continue reading

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