Publication Year

what she hears

From: Sotto Voce


bolt of fabric – Not Enough – What Happened to the Danceable Jazz? – Dear Jack – Dear Jack – what she hears – Lull – Are you ladies lost? 1 – Are you ladies lost? 2 – Late Love Song, with an Orange: a Cento – aubade – where does my love stop?



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.