Canadian Poetry Online top banner link to Canadian Poetry Online home page link to University of Toronto Libraries home page

Our History

Jane Munro
From:   Point No Point


in a fifties Pontiac
kissing the man I'd marry—
wet December night
the privacy
of a rain-splattered windshield—
taking off
his glasses, his pupils huge

as buffalo on a
prairie—the dark lens
of a species
we squandered—the past's long gaze
fixing us



Jane Munro's works copyright © to the author.


Canadian Poetry Online bottom banner link to University of Toronto Libraries home page link to Digital Collections home page link to University of Toronto Library catalogue link to Canadian Poetry Online home page link to University of Toronto Libraries home page