Our Book of the Week is Growing Through the Dark, by Canadian poet Michael Dudley. In this chapbook, Dudley’s poetic imagination is concerned with vivid, subtly meaningful moments from domestic life.
a milkweed arrangement
in the park fountain goldfish glinting and pennies
high above the zoo
circling . . .
After teaching English for thirty years in Ontario, Canada, Michael is currently on a world tour, gathering friends, and material for future books of haiku.
You can read the entire book in the THF Digital Library.
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Haiku featured in the Book of the Week Archive are selected by THF Digital Librarian Garry Eaton, and are used with permission