Publication Year

speaking for sky

From: Sotto Voce


High Water Mark – speaking for sky – the climate is pretty. I wrote everything on it – Derailment Ode Several Cars Long – The Missing Island – Sonnenizio the Unseen – Preventorium – Our Own Myths – Little Rouge Creek – Prescribed Burns – 693 Cemetery Road



Maureen Hynes

Maureen Hynes lives in Toronto. Her first book of poetry, Rough Skin (Wolsak and Wynn, 1995), won the League of Canadian Poets’ Gerald Lampert Award for best first book of poetry by a Canadian. Her second collection, Harm’s Way (Brick Books, 2001), was followed by Marrow, Willow (Pedlar Press, 2011) and then The Poison Colour (Pedlar Press, 2015), which was a finalist for both the League of Canadian Poets’ Pat Lowther Award and Raymond Souster Award. She is poetry editor for Our Times magazine. Sotto Voce is Maureen’s fifth poetry collection.