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By Mary Lou Soutar-Hynes

The poems in darkish Water Songs commence at the margins of islands and ancestors, and fan out, probing love, loss and life’s dilemmas. They extend and deepen the poetic exploration which started along with her prior collections, mining the reciprocal areas enabled by means of the hyphen among Jamaican and Canadian, exploring silences, the burden of reminiscence, and a feeling of the sacred. the gathering contributes to the physique of labor by way of modern Canadian writers of Caribbean beginning. the viewpoint is that of a poet/educator and previous nun—a author who negotiates the area in the course of the lens of islands and continents, landscapes and seas. The booklet finally presents a well timed reaction to society’s angst—acknowledging vulnerability whereas foregrounding hope.

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