the Canadian issue

guest edited by rob mclennan

editor's note

Cameron Anstee
from Ottawa Poems

Juliane Okot Bitek

Sean Braune
Organ Dancer

Jason Christie
glass language (excerpt)

nathan dueck
Three poems

Klara du Plessis
Two poems

Amanda Earl
an excerpt from En Fer

Claire Farley

Kerry Gilbert
Three poems

Adele Graf
Riffle Riff

natalie hanna
from concealed weapons

Emily Izsak
Four poems from Fiddle in the Wings

Sonnet L’Abbé
from Sonnet's Shakespeare

Michael Lithgow
Two poems

Canisia Lubrin
Three poems

Marcus McCann
Landing, as in Water

Annick MacAskill
three poems from Medulla (Ill Meat), a translingual erasure of Catullus

Sarah MacDonell

Pearl Pirie
Two poems

Julia Polyck-O’Neill
Two poems

Shazia Hafiz Ramji
Two poems

Renée Sarojini Saklikar
Three poems extracted from the long poem, THOT-J-BAP
 (the Heart of this Journey bears all Patterns)

Rebecca Salazar
Two poems

Kate Siklosi
Three poems

Sennah Yee
Three poems

Suzanne Zelazo
Two poems