The Art of Dying is a contemporary ars moriendi, a learn-to-die manual. It takes the form seriously but is also a satire of today’s euphemistic treatment of death, as well as the follies of social media and so-called posthumanism.
Out in McGill-Queen’s spring 2018 list, in the MacLennan Poetry Series.
Trio is collection of 120 sonnets in eight parts, revealing, frame by frame, a married fortysomething female narrator in love with two younger men—an intellectual and a dancer—and torn between the claims of body and mind.
Sonnet in a Blue Dress and Other Poems is a limited edition, hand-sewn chapbook published by Baseline Press in November 2014. It is a collection of 23 wistful love sonnets edited by Karen Schindler, and with cover art by Dominic Snyder. The image is used by permission.