poems

Here are some poems by Joanna that you can read online. You can also hear her reading poems on the Brick Books site and on YouTube.

Short-faced Bear and Desmostylus hersperus
Published in Zoomorphic in 2017.

Helmeted Muskox, Beringian Wolf and Camelops hesternus
Published in The Northern Review in 2017.

Epiphanies
Published in Taddle Creek in 2017.

Extinct
A suite of six poems about extinct animals published in Northern Public Affairs in 2016.

Tierrra del Fuego
Published in wildwords in 2016.
 
Waterlogged
Published in The Walrus in 2015.

Duplex
First prize winner in the Vancouver International Writers' Festival poetry contest in 2012.

Earth Crack
Joint winner of the Yukon Literacy Coalition's 12 Days of Poetry, published in the Yukon News and broadcast on CBC's Airplay in 2012.

I Can't Hear a Thing You're Saying
A Leaf Press Monday's Poem, published in 2012.

Biology Lesson
Second prize winner in the Vancouver International Writers' Festival poetry contest in 2011.

Earth Twin
Christmas Dinner
Published by Studio, the online literary journal, in 2011.