Pre-dawn Walk – In the Forest I Found an Organ – Directions to Crabapples – Float House b. 1919 – Fog – Float House – A Geologist Conducts an Aerial Survey of the British Columbia Coastline, 1995 – Float House – Float House – And What of the Fog? – And What of the Fog? – And What of the Fog? – And What of the Fog? – Cabin Fever – Otolith – In Order to Say It Exists We Must
Emily Nilsen was born and raised in Vancouver. She has published poems in PRISM International, Lake, and the Goose, and in a chapbook entitled Place, No Manual. Nilsen was a finalist for the CBC Poetry Prize in 2015, after have been longlisted for the prize on three separate occasions. Her work has also been longlisted for the UK National Poetry Prize. She lives in Nelson, British Columbia.