Queen's Quarterly

Queen's Quarterly
Queen's Quarterly

god takes a break                  

Kerry Desrochers

whale on two legs,
flame completely undone,
universe spinning backwards …

* poem, in its entirety, is available in the printed version of the current issue.


Kerry Desrochers is a Canadian Metis writer whose poems have appeared or are forthcoming in the Harvard Advocate, filling Station, Prairie Fire, and elsewhere. He currently teaches English at Cheongju University in South Korea.