from Hemlock Cove and After
From: New And Collected Poems
inuk – stranger at hemlock cove – the trapper – the cellar – ishmael – from the lighthouse – scape – noah – house on the coast – scarecrow – storm coming, winter afternoon – dreaming of an almost forgotten friend – the angler – connections – trip – the madonna – something gone – by the tracks – birth control – children in the alley – the little man – babel
Tom Dawe was born in long Pond/manuels, conception Bay, newfoundland. He has worked as a high-school teacher, professor of english, visual artist, editor, writer, and poet. He is the author of eighteen books, including poetry, fiction, dramatic script, folklore, and children’s literature.