From: Iceland Is Melting and So Are You


2 – The Beginning of Things – Old Movie – Greenland – Fox in the Snow – The Objection of Furniture – Context – Bleaching Event – The Disappearance of Clouds – Dead Wood – The Lucky Ones – The Vegetarians Who Turned into Butchers – This Was No Garden – Taste the Feeling™ – Bears and People – The Dictionary of Lost Words



Talya Rubin

Talya Rubin is a Canadian poet originally from Montreal. She was awarded the RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers from the Writers’ Trust of Canada in 1998. Her poetry has been longlisted for the CBC Poetry Prize and the Montreal International Poetry Prize. In 2015, she won the Battle of the Bards and was invited to read at the Toronto International Festival of Authors. Her first collection, Leaving the Island, was published in 2015. Talya holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia. She also runs a theatre company called Too Close to the Sun, and currently lives in Perth, Australia with her husband and son.