Tick Tock (1991)

The day is
like mola
on the tip of
your tongue

Accepted for publication in Next Exit – Kingston, ON – 1991

Correspondence & Magazine


  • Advice for new poets submitting their poems: It doesn’t hurt to include a short poem. Editors have to space a magazine and many times there will be small areas that need filling. Give them a short poem to possibly fill that space! It worked here. ?
  • The editor of the magazine, Eric Folsom, became Kingston’s first poet laureate and is still writing poetry.

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