is the author of The Fifth Window, A Tunisian Notebook, House Built of Rain (BC Book Prize finalist), The Human Shore, and Birds, Metals, Stones & Rain (Governor General's Award finalist). His poems have been appeared in many anthologies, among them Open Wide a Wilderness: Canadian Nature Poems and Best Canadian Poetry in English 2012.
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