Colin Morton has published many books and chapbooks of poetry including award winners The Merzbook: Kurt Scwitters Poems and Coastlines of the Archipelago. as well as stories and reviews, a novel, and an award-winning animated film. Born in Toronto and raised in Calgary, he lives in Ottawa with his wife, poet Mary Lee Bragg. He has twice won the Archibald Lampman Award for poetry.
This poem was first published in Winds and Strings (BuschekBooks).