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Poem – Jan Hutchison

John Clare’s Later Life (to see a crow fly in the thin blue line)   Years in Northampton Asylum where light thickened at his window   days when he shut out vowels and the letter y Nbd wll wn m   each…
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Poem – Jan Hutchison

Weather in August Rain toes the iron roof and points to an August evening when our ceiling leaked and you tossed blankets from our bed. We were jugglers in a camping rug, catching raindrops with our fingertips before they clinked…
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Taking off, Paola Bilbrough

The Inland Eye Mary McPherson Pemmican Press, $14.95, 
ISBN 0 473 05869 3 Oh My God I’m Flying Johanna Aitchison Pemmican Press, $14.95, 
ISBN 0 473 05610 0 The Long Sleep is Over Jan Hutchison Steele Roberts, $19.95, 
ISBN 1…
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Poem — Jan Hutchison

Waving from the Train At first you’re afraid to board this train. You wake to black percussion of wheels crossing a river with no name. But tracks are warming in the sun, foxgloves stride along the bank and memory sleeps…
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