Too deep and pockets
fill with stones. You still need to
see light swim above

your head. Radiant
options within reach: minnows
silvering; the lake …

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


Jean Eng is a visual artist and poet from Toronto. She is the author of Festival of All Souls (Inanna Publications), a debut collection of poetry. Her writing has appeared in journals in Canada, the US, and the UK. These include CV2, Grain, the New Quarterly, Room, Vallum, and most recently the Fiddlehead and Orange Blossom Review.


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