Writers' Guild of Alberta Pandemic Postcards
My poem 'A Moment in Pandemic'
received Honourable Mention in the
Writers' Guild of Alberta
initiative Pandemic Postcards.
It will be published in an upcoming
An excerpt from
A Moment in Pandemic
The reverence of observation, stillness.
All else dissipates. Time curls up on my lap.
Perhaps this will save us –
chickadee in spruce
old snow retracting at the speed of glacier.
A hundred mountain mornings ago, I sat
on summit, chill of first light. Elk-call resounding
through the valley. The sound echoing
echoing through my chest. I felt