Before Spring, Montréal

Before Spring, Montréal

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Telephone wires, dark as a line in a schoolboy's notebook against the dawn; paint flakes from houses drifting down like dust; the hulking shadow of a desk that emerges, stock-still as a cow, in the moment of waking. Join poet Robert Melançon for a quiet celebration of his city, its inhabitants, and the language that gives it life.

From "Eden":

You go forth drunk on

the multitudes, drunk

on everything, while

the lampposts sprinkle

nodding streets with stars.

Robert Melançon… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Biblioasis (May 19, 2015)

Collection: Biblioasis International Translation Series

Format: EPUB

Page count: 72 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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