May 2012| 6.5 x 8.5 | 28 pp | 978-1-926655-50-5
poems for releasing love
A Poetry Chapbook by joanne thorwaldson
my house is made of bone from your bones
Ive neither gathered nor scattered
I am a knot in existence where the past
and the future cannot draw breath
from in a house dreaming
Joanne Thorwaldson was born in Winnipeg,
Manitoba, and currently lives on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia.
She has a previous chapbook of poems written with K. Louise Schmidt
(Vincent) entitled The Letter Poems. She has four children.
thirteen poems for releasing love was shortlisted for the 2013 bpNichol Chapbook Award.
Cover Image: White Butterfly In Flight ©
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