She thought she would do a little yoga.
     Drunk yoga.

She was ready to breathe …

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


Louise Carson has published two collections of poetry, Dog Poems (Aeolus House Press, 2020) and A Clearing (Signature Editions, 2015). Her poems were selected for Best Canadian Poetry in 2013, 2021, and 2024. She also writes mysteries and historical fiction. Her latest books are The Cat Looked Back (Signature, 2023) and Third Circle (land/sea press, 2022). She lives in Saint-Lazare, Quebec, with her daughter, pets, and gardens.

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