No 75

Summer 1986

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Table of Contents

When you receive your body
Heather Spears 5
First Flames from The Kinkajou
Trevor Ferguson 6-15
A Man Like You
Lyn King 16-23
Three Praises;
Aging Female Poet Sits on the Balcony;

Porcupine Tree;

Nightshade on the Way to School;

The Rest
Margaret Atwood 24-29
Yannick Murphy 30-34
The Little Jesus of the Barren
László Nagy 35-36
A Woman Gets Up;
A Pineal Casement;


His Method
Anne Szumigalski 37-40
Another Life;
January 28;

Quantum Return
Toni Sammons 41-43
Yellow Light
Tereze Glück 44-48
A Short Chain
John Pass 49-60
Late Summer Dinners;
My Father on Top of the Pool Table
David Donnell 61-67
Sin of Omission
Ana María Matute 68-71
Mary Swan 72-81
Corriere della Sera, Siena 1926;
Mise en Scène
Martha Butterfield 82-83
Poems for François Truffaut;
Still Life with Invasion of Privacy
Rochelle Nameroff 84-86
At Home in a Paradise of Objects
Jon Davis 87
En Famille;
Alison T. Reed 88-91
What Norah Knew
Emory Davis 92-96
The Lucy Poems
Bonnie Bishop 97-100
The Romance of Language;

For My Students in English 108 Who Complain That All Modern Literature Is Too Depressing
Susan Glickman 101-103
Charles Foran 104-115

Full Issue

Summer 1986

Book Reviews

David Carpenter, Jewels
Constance Rooke 116
Keri Hume, The Bone People
Jennifer Waelti-Walters 116-117
Tom Marshall, Glass Houses
Marlene Goldman 117-119
Jack Matthews, Crazy Women
Elizabeth Sparkes 119-120
John Ralston Saul, The Next Best Thing
Stephen Scobie 120
Joan Fern Shaw, Raspberry Vinegar
Marlene Goldman 121
bill bissett, canada gees mate for life
Stephen Scobie 122
George Faludy, Selected Poems 1933-1980, edited and translated by Robin Skelton
Judy Stoffman 123-125
Frederick Candelaria, Poems New and Selected
Gwladys V. Downes 125
Jones, The Brave Never Write Poetry
Stephen Scobie 125
Gwendolyn MacEwan, Noman's Land
Gwladys V. Downes 126
Anne Michaels, The Weight of Oranges
Stephen Scobie 127
John Newlove, The Night the Dog Smiled
Marlene Cookshaw 127-128
Andrew Suknaski, Silk Trail
Stephen Scobie 128
Three Books Reviewed
Stephen Scobie 129-130
Notes on Contributors

Cover Art

Patricia Young

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