From: New And Collected Poems


the sculpin – dog-fish summer – apparition – feathers – snow-poem suggestion – a farewell to arms – children from porlock – ottawa october crisis, 1970 – monday morning – gulls and ice – summer was – summer of forty something-or-other – evening, signal hill – in there somewhere – on the full tide – in the heart of the country – leah – sole survivor – the signs



Tom Dawe

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.