is the author of The Hundred Lives (shortlisted for the 2015 Griffin Poetry Prize) and Birds, Metals, Stones & Rain (shortlisted for the 2013 Governor General's Award for Poetry, the Raymond Souster Award, and the BC Book Prize. His other books include The Fifth Window, A Tunisian Notebook, House Built of Rain, and The Human Shore. His newest collection, The Broken Face, is due out in fall 2018.
Sunday, October 4, 2009
The Rain Bush
...and, behold, the bush burned with fire, and the bush
was not consumed. And Moses said, I will now turn aside,
and see this great sight...-- Exodus 3: 2-3