Jan Zwicky’s new collection of poetry, The Long Walk, will be published in the Oskana Series from University of Regina Press this fall. Her books of philosophy include Wisdom & Metaphor, Lyric Philosophy, and Alkibiades’ Love.


Intelligence

Earlier each day comes the light and our appetite, the terror that we are, shines darkly in every living thing.     The drought intensifies, its yammer wilder, more dimensionless: no one is listening and everything     is listened . . .
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#3: “Der Greis” by Franz Joseph Haydn

For our special feature on endings in Brick 91, Jan Zwicky took a different tack than her fellow contributors. Instead of focusing on the ending of a beloved short story or novel, she moved us with her interpretation of a . . .
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