Susan Ioannou


Individual Works of Poetry and Prose

(published separately from books)

Poems
Short Stories
Nonfiction
Columns
Reference Shelf Reviews
Translations into Other Languages

Poems

1. "Miserere", Mamashee, Vol. 3, No. 2, August 1979.
2. "Anniversary Poem", The New Writer's Cross-Canada Workshop Newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 4, Fall 1979.
3. "Cat Lib", Mamashee, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1979.
4. "Cheerleader Practice", Alberta Poetry Yearbook (Honourable Mention), 1979.
5. "Angelo", Nebula, No. 12, November 1979.
6. "Re-awakening", First Encounter, No. 10, 1979/1980.
7. "At a Glance", First Encounter, No. 10, 1979/1980.
8. "Three Women", Descant, Vol. 28, Nos. 1 & 2, 1980.
9. "The Celebration", The Malahat Review, No. 54, April 1980.
10. "After Winning the Basketball Game", OSSTF Forum, Vol. 6, No. 5, December 1980.
11. "Metaphors to My Students", OSSTF Forum, Vol. 6, No. 4, October 1980.
12. "Going to Pieces", Waves, Vol. 8, No. 2, Winter 1980.
13. "In the Hospital Gardens", Germination, Vol. 5, Nos. 1 & 2, Fall/Winter 1980.
14. "Chaucer Class", Pierian Spring, Vol. 5, No. 2, Spring 1980.
15. "A Literary Affair", Pierian Spring, Vol. 5, No. 2, Spring 1980.
16. "Coming to Terms", Simcoe Review, Spring 1980.
17. "Passage (II)", Simcoe Review, Spring 1980.
18. "Consolation", Wee Giant, Vol. 3, No. 3, Fall 1980.
19. "Microcosm", Tower, Vol. 29, No. 1, Summer 1980.
20. "Young Girls", SWOP, No. 21, August 1980.
21. "It Comes Back", Mamashee, Vol. 4, No. 2, Summer 1980.
22. "In My Morning Bed", Alberta Poetry Yearbook, 1980.
23. "Dropout", Athanor, Vol. 1, No. 3, August 1980.
24. "Poem for a Potter Friend", Arts Scarborough Newsletter, September 1980.
25. "Advance Elegies", Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 4, 1980.
26. "In the Hole", Simcoe Review, Winter 1980/1981.
27. "The Funeral", West Coast Review, Vol. 15, No. 3, Winter 1981.
28. "Valedictory", Simcoe Review, Winter 1980/1981.
29. "The Phases of Forgetting Him", West Coast Review, Vol. 15, No. 3, Winter 1981.
30. "Ted Amid Kittens", Pierian Spring, Vol. 6, No. 3, Summer 1981.
31. "Dusk, Highway Seventeen", Northward Journal, No. 24, 1981.
32. "In Nathan Phillips Square", Mamma, Spring 1981.
33. "5:30 Blues", Mamma, Spring 1981.
34. "Miscarriage", Hysteria, Vol. 1, No. 4, Spring 1982.
35. "Le Miserable", Poetry Canada Review, Vol. 2, No. 4, Summer 1981.
36. "Memory of Stefan", Tower, Vol. 30, No. 1, June 1981.
37. "Envoi", Mamashee, Vol. 5, No. 1, Summer 1981.
38. "Gigolo", Whetstone, Fall 1981.
39. "Daedalus' Last Words to Icarus", Whetstone, Fall 1981.
40. "Plaza: Late December", Alberta Poetry Yearbook (Honourable Mention), 1981.
41. "Life Class: Three Views", Alberta Poetry Yearbook (Honourable Mention), 1981.
42. "At the Wading Pool", Womansong, 1981.
43. "My Daughter Sleeping", Womansong, 1981.
44. "At Thirty-five", Womansong, 1981.
45. "Little Women", Womansong, 1981.
46. "Chaucer Class", Parthenon Poetry Anthology, 1981.
47. "Mosaic", Descant, Nos. 34-35-36, 1981/1982.
48. "Mrs. Lin", Descant, Nos. 34-35-36, 1981/1982.
49. "Giagia", Descant, Nos. 34-35-36, 1981/1982.
50. "Mary Jane Elder", Descant, Nos. 34-35-36, 1981/1982.
51. "Crustaceans", The Alchemist, Vol. 2, No. 3, Fall 1982.
52. "Editorial", Poetry Canada Review, Vol. 3, No. 3, Spring 1982.
53. "Mrs. Lin", Poetry Toronto (Mother's Day Poem Contest Winner), No. 78, June 1982.
54. "Mea Culpa", Poetry Toronto, Nos. 79 & 80, July/August 1982.
55. "Autumn Angst", Mamashee, Vol. 6, No. 1, Fall 1982.
56. "Your Poem", Modern Lyrics Anthology, 1982.
57. "Microcosm", Modern Lyrics Anthology, 1982.
58. "Brass Tacks Baby", Modern Lyrics Anthology, 1982.
59. "Brass Tacks Baby", Alberta Poetry Yearbook (Honourable Mention), 1982.
60. "Second Thoughts", Alberta Poetry Yearbook (Honourable Mention), 1982.
61. "Pethera", Wordloom 2, 1983.
62. "In Retrospect and Anticipation", Grain, Vol. 11, No. 3, August 1983.
63. "Memoriam", The Antigonish Review, No. 53, Spring 1983.
64. "Summer Vacation", The Antigonish Review, No. 52, Winter 1983.
65. "Her Husband Jealous", The Third Taboo, 1983.
66. "Catnip the Mystery Tomcat", Nelson Canada Flip Flops, 1983.
67. "Three Women", The Toronto Collection, 1983.
68. "Sonnet V" (I want to twist your face), Alberta Poetry Yearbook (3rd Prize, Sonnets), 1983.
69. "Heat Wave", Scrivener, Vol. 5, No. 1, Winter 1984.
70. "Mary Jane Elder", Other Channels, 1984.
71. "Catnip the Mystery Tomcat", B.C. Reading Assessment, 1984.
72. "Somewhere Between", Ariel, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1984.
73. "Foul", Ariel, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1984.
74. "Johnny", Descant 47, Vol. 15, No. 4, Winter 1984.
75. "Garden", Descant 47, Vol. 15, No. 4, Winter 1984.
76. "Song for a Separation", Descant 47, Vol. 15, No. 4, Winter 1984.
77. "Glimpsing the Dark", The Squatchberry Journal, No. 16, 1985.
78. "Barn Birds in April", The Squatchberry Journal, No. 16, 1985.
79. "The Old Story", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 60, No. 3, 1985.
80. "Reflections on Hearing a Crow", Of Cabbages & Kings, 6X FM London radio, 1985.
81. "Solstice", Of Cabbages & Kings, 6X FM London radio, 1985.
82. "Daybreak" (haiku), Daybreak, No. 1, Fall 1985.
83. "A Woman Warped by Love", West Coast Review, Vol. 20, No. 2, October 1985.
84. "If Age", Prism International, Vol. 24, No. 1, Fall 1985.
85. "Mrs. Minton Confides", Prism International, Vol. 24, No. 1, Fall 1985.
86. "For Mrs. Smith", Hysteria, Vol. 4, No. 4, Spring 1986.
87. "Marital Discord", Hysteria, Vol. 4, No. 4, Spring 1986.
88. "In My Morning Bed", Toronto Parent, January/February 1986.
89. "Last Photographs", Quarry, Vol. 35, No. 3, Summer 1986.
90. "Convalescence", Quarry, Vol. 35, No. 3, Summer 1986.
91. "The Widows", The Blotter, No. 4, April 1986.
92. "Ancestors", The Blotter, No. 4, April 1986.
93. "Prayer for Grandma Zoe", The Blotter, No. 4, April 1986.
94. "Inheritances", The Blotter, No. 4, April 1986.
95. "February 1985", The Blotter, No. 4, April 1986.
96. "77th Birthday Dinner", The Blotter, No. 4, April 1986.
97. "Mothering Days", Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Vol. 8, No. 2, 1986.
98. "Solstice", The New Quarterly, Vol. 6, No. 3, Fall 1986.
99. "The Climbers", Matrix, No. 23, Fall 1986.
100. "McDiarmid Watches the Children Fishing", Souldust and Pearls, VI, 1986.
101. "Pethera", Relations: Family Portraits, Mosaic Press, 1986.
102. "Heloise", Wascana Review, Vol. 21, No. 1, Spring 1986.
103. "Partners", Wascana Review, Vol. 21, No. 1, Spring 1986.
104. "When", Ariel, Vol. 18, No. 1, January 1987.
105. "Flambé", White Wall Review, 1987.
106. "Dusk, Edwards Gardens", White Wall Review, 1987.
107. "Echocardiogram", Prism International, Vol. 25, No. 4, Summer 1987.
108. "In Your Light", Poetry Canada Review, Vol. 8, No. 4, Summer 1987.
109. "Dysmenorrhea", Poetry Canada Review, Vol. 8, No. 4, Summer 1987.
110. "Cheerleader Practice", The Canlit Foodbook, 1987.
111. "Parting, at Queen Donut", Poetry Toronto, No. 142, October 1987.
112. "Dawn Snow", Dandelion, Vol. 14, No. 2, Winter 1988.
113. "Sea Deep", Dandelion, Vol. 14, No. 2, Winter 1988.
114. "Across the Piazza", And Other Travels, Moonstone Press, 1988.
115. "Umbrellaed", White Wall Review, Edition 13, 1988.
116. "New Paperboy", The New Quarterly, Vol. 8, No. 3, Fall 1988.
117. "Before the Portrait of Lucrezia Panciatichi", The New Quarterly, Vol. 8, No. 3, Fall 1988.
118. "For Gwendolyn MacEwen", The League of Canadian Poets Newsletter, Issue 63, May 1988.
119. "Salon, Saturday Morning", Alberta Poetry Yearbook, 1988.
120. "Elegy" (for Professor Greene), Alberta Poetry Yearbook, 1988.
121. "Sandcastles", Canadian Author & Bookman, Spring 1989.
122. "My Prussian Past Holds No Comfort", Prairie Journal of Canadian Literature, Solstice 2: The Truths and Fictions of Ageing, No. 11, 1989.
123. "The Little Dancers", Prairie Journal of Canadian Literature, Solstice 2: The Truths and Fictions of Ageing, No. 11, 1989.
124. "Elegy" (for David Anderson), White Wall Review, 1989.
125. "A Double Hook", White Wall Review, 1989.
126. "Elegy" (for David Anderson), Songs from the North, 1989.
127. "Dawn Snow", Songs from the North, 1989.
128. "Kathleen Marshall", Songs from the North, 1989.
129. "First Snow", Potato Eyes, No. 2, Winter 1989.
130. "Poem in February", Potato Eyes, No. 2, Winter 1989.
131. "Kathleen Marshall", The Antigonish Review, No. 79, Autumn 1989.
132. "Port Perry Afternoon", PHD, October, 1989.
133. "Into Another Sky", Nova Scotia Poetry Awards Anthology, 1989.
134. "Old Black Cat", Poet's Gallery, Vol. 1, No. 1, May 1989.
135. "Forest", Poet's Gallery, Vol. 1, No. 1, May 1989.
136. "Fade Out", Poet's Gallery, Vol. 1, No. 1, May 1989.
137. "Boardwalk, Early Morning", Poet's Gallery, Vol. 1, No. 1, May 1989.
138. "Waiting" [pseudonym Sam Thomas], Alberta Poetry Yearbook, 1989.
139. "Counting My Children", The Prairie Journal of Canadian Literature, Pregnancy Loss Issue, No. 12, 1989/1990.
140. "Miscarriage", The Prairie Journal of Canadian Literature, Pregnancy Loss Issue, No. 12, 1989/1990.
141. "The Lady in the Next Bed", The Prairie Journal of Canadian Literature, Pregnancy Loss Issue, No. 12, 1989/1990.
142. "Fragment", The Prairie Journal of Canadian Literature, Pregnancy Loss Issue, No. 12, 1989/1990.
143. "Family Coming Home", Tabula Rasa, Vol. 1, No. 3, 1990.
144. "Nightfall", Tabula Rasa, Vol. 1, No. 3, 1990.
145. "Domestic Artistry", Dandelion, Vol. 17, No. 1, 1990.
146. "At the Ontario Science Centre", Contemporary Verse 2, Vol. 13, No. 1, Spring 1990.
147. "In Your Absence", Green's Magazine, No. 91, Autumn 1990.
148. "Kitchen Territorial", Descant, 20th Anniversary Gastronomique Issue, Nos. 71& 72, Winter/Spring 1990/1991.
149. "For the Lost Birds", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 66, No. 3, Spring 1991.
150. "Winterizing", Other Voices, Vol. 1, No. 4, Spring 1991.
151. "Lake Simcoe with My Father", Poet's Gallery, Vol. 2, No. 2, 1991.
152. "Sundown at Cultures", Poet's Gallery, Vol. 2, No. 2, 1991.
153. "Lace", Tower, Vol. 40, No. 2, Winter 1991.
154. "First Writing Workshop", Tower, Vol. 40, No. 2, Winter 1991.
155. "At War: Winter Night, Parliament Hill," Prairie Fire, Vol. 12, No. 4, Winter 1991/1992.
156. "Watching CNN: Iraq, the Aftermath", Prairie Fire, Vol. 12, No. 4, Winter 1991/1992.
157. "Don Valley Day", Toronto Life, February 1992.
158. "Shall I, Daughter", Toronto Life, August 1992.
159. "First Weekend without Grown Children", Toronto Life, November 1992.
160. "Kitchen Territorial", Kitchen Talk: Contemporary Women's Prose and Poetry,1992.
161. "Subtexts", Canadian Literature, No. 133, Summer 1992.
162. "The Little Dancers" (reprinted from Clarity Between Clouds), The Globe and Mail, January 11, 1992.
163. "In Middle Age", TickleAce, No. 23, Spring/Summer 1992.
164. "A Civilized Life", TickleAce, No. 23, Spring/Summer 1992.
165. "Writing Coach", Wascana Review, Vol. 27, No. 1, Spring 1992.
166. "Your Warmth, the Night", Descant, Vol. 24, No. 2, Spring 1993.
167. "After Many Years", Descant, Vol. 24, No. 2, Spring 1993.
168. "A Man Dances", The New Quarterly, Vol. 12, No. 4, Winter 1993.
169. "[Winter] Morning Thoughts", The New Quarterly, Vol. 12, No. 4, Winter 1993.
170. "In Gratitude", Quarry, Vol. 42, No. 1, 1993.
171. "Golf Lesson", CV2, Vol. 15, No. 3, Winter 1993.
172. "Cider Making", CV2, Vol. 15, No. 3, Winter 1993.
173. "The Little House", White Wall Review, 1993.
174. "Another War", White Wall Review, 1993.
175. "Life Cycle", Secrets from the Orange Couch, Vol. 6, No. 1, May 1993.
176. "Visitation", Secrets from the Orange Couch, Vol. 6, No. 1, May 1993.
177. "Suitcases", Secrets from the Orange Couch, Vol. 6, No. 1, May 1993.
178. "Post-Postmodern", The Amethyst Review, Vol. 1, No. 2, Summer 1993.
179. "Nightfall", Poemata, Vol. 10, No. 1, 1994.
180. "Snow Boy", Chickadee, December 1994.
181. "Patience", Jones Avenue, Vol. 1, No. 2, July 1994.
182. "Synaesthesia", Bite to Eat Place, 1994.
183. "77th Birthday Dinner", Bite to Eat Place, 1994.
184. "Potato Lethargy", Bite to Eat Place, 1994.
185. "Watching the Young", Other Voices, Vol. 7, No. 2, 1994.
186. "What Matters", Other Voices, Vol. 7, No. 2, 1994.
187. "Srebrenica Suite", Vintage 1994, 1995.
188. "On a Greek Island", Women's Education des femmes, Vol. 11, No. 3, Spring 1995.
189. "Cleaning Out Old Letters", Women's Education des femmes, Vol. 11, No. 3, Spring 1995.
190. "Watching the Young", An Invisible Accordion, 1995.
191. "Storm Warning", Pockets, July, 1996.
192. "Looking", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
193. "On a Son Heading Toward Algonquin", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
194. "At Plum Creek Farm", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
195. "Another Day", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
196. "Lizardry", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
197. "Signs of Aging", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
198. "Signs of Aging", Not to Rest in Silence, 1995.
199. "Don Valley Day", Not to Rest in Silence, 1995.
200. "Signs of Aging", Not to Rest in Silence, U.S. Edition, 1996.
201. "Three Metaphors for Fear", The New Quarterly, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring, 1996.
202. "Wire", The New Quarterly, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring 1996.
203. "Tucking In", On the Line, Vol. 26, No. 4, April 1996.
204. "Night Highway, Freezing Rain", People's Poetry Letter, Vol. 3, No 1, Spring/Summer 1996.
205. "Golf Lesson", Thru the Smoky End Boards, 1996.
206. "The Comfort of Elders", Canadian Literature, No. 149, Summer 1996.
207. "Rocks", Afterthoughts, Vol. 3, No. 2, Issue 9, Autumn 1996.
208. "Lake View", The Globe and Mail, August 10, 1996.
209. "Caw", Treeline, Fall 1996.
210. "Porches", Treeline, Fall 1996.
211. "Kept-Woman Song", Treeline, Fall 1996.
212. "Long Love", Treeline, Fall 1996.
213. "Lake Sounds", Treeline, Fall 1996.
214. "The Orange Moon", Tower, Vol. 45, No. 2, Winter 1996/1997.
215. "Traveller", Tower, Vol. 45, No. 2, Winter 1996/1997.
216. "Tree Trouble", Cricket, Vol. 24, No. 3, November 1996.
217. "Seasons of Lost Love", Paperplates, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1997.
218. "Kibbutz Clock", Paperplates, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1997.
219. "Shall I, Daughter", The League of Canadian Poets Web site, January 1997.
220. "Earth/Air", Strong Winds, 1997.
221. "Lake Sounds", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
222. "Glimpses", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
223. "Into the Light", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
224. "Enough", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
225. "Icebox Days", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
226. "On Your Birthday: for Donia Clenman", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
227. "First Snow" ("First snow, lovely snow"), Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
228. "Withering", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
229. "The Choice", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
230. "UC Tower", Seeds, Vol. 4, Issue 1, 1997.
231. "Fast Slow Fast", The League of Canadian Poets Web site, February 1998.
232. "If I Were a Pebble", Cricket, July 1998.
233. "Glimpsing the Dark", Postcard Poem, The League of Canadian Poets Web site, July 1998.
234. "Poetry Class", Literary Network, Literary Pages, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1999.
235. "Writing Class", Literary Network, Literary Pages, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1999.
236. "One Wide Sky", Canadian Content, April 1999.
237. "Mourner", Canadian Literature, No. 160, Spring 1999.
238. "Cleaning Out Old Letters", WARM Times (Writers Association for Romance and Mainstream), Vol. 5, No. 17, Spring/Summer 1999.
239. "Kosovo", Waiting for You to Speak, 1999.
240. "Srebrenica Suite", Waiting for You to Speak, 1999.
241. "Golf Lesson", Crossing Boundaries, 1999.
242. "Gone", Active Voice, Vol. 19, No. 6, December 1999.
243. "In Your Light", Exchanges Between Us: More Intergenerational Connections, 2000.
244. "In the Hills" (from "Kosovo Suite"), Convergence: Poems for Peace, 2001.
245. "In the Hills" (from "Kosovo Suite"), The Ottawa Catholic Worker, August/September 2001.
246. "Microcosmic", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
247. "North of Capricorn", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
248. "Runaways", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
249. "Can We Imagine . . . ", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
250. "Don Valley Day", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
251. "Old Black Cat", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
252. "First Snow", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
253. "Holograms", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
254. "Secret", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
255. "Last Days", A Tapestry in Six Textures, 2001.
256. "Crossing", A Time of Trial: Beyond the Terror of 9/11 (Book and CD Rom). Toronto: Hidden Brook Press, 2001.
257. "What Matters", A Time of Trial: Beyond the Terror of 9/11 (CD Rom), 2001.
258. "North of Capricorn", A Time of Trial: Beyond the Terror of 9/11 (CD Rom), 2001.
259. "In Merla's Yard", sendecki.com art & literature, April 2002.
260. "In Memory of Sophia Maniates", sendecki.com art & literature, April 2002.
261. "When Your Past", sendecki.com art & literature, April 2002.
262. "In Gratitude", Windfall, 2002.
263. "In the Hills" (from "Kosovo Suite"), Waging Peace: Poetry and Political Action, 2002.
264. "Lake Sounds", The Annex Echo, Vol. 9, Issue 3, February/March 2003.
265. Sonnet ("When in dismay at how disorganized . . . "), The Poet and the PC, 2003.
266. "Mineralogy Lesson", TickleAce, No. 40, 2003.
267. "Even the Words", TickleAce, No. 40, 2003.
268. "Bagni di Lucca", Ygdrasil, September 2003.
269. "Night Train Through Matapedia", Ygdrasil, September 2003.
270. "In Search of New Credos", Ygdrasil, September 2003.
271. "Geode", stonestone, Summer 2003.
272. "Oracle Stones", stonestone, Summer 2003.
273. “Chaucer Class: a Tale of Middle Age”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
274. “Mothering Days”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
275. “If I Were a Pebble”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
276. “Bundle Up”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
277. “First Snow”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
278. “Night Highway, Freezing Rain”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
279. “Cardiac Hunted”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
280. “The Angel of Death Visits Greta Ebel”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
281. “Inheritances”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
282. “My Prussian Past Holds No Comfort”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
283. “Last Photographs”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
284. “Appointment above Florence: Visiting Sir Harold Acton”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
285. “A Civilized Life”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
286. “Balkan Winter”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
287. “Can We Imagine . . .”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
288. “North of Capricorn”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
289. “Who Would Be a God”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
290. “Sculptor”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
291. “A Modern Poet and His Muse”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
292. “Illusion”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
293. “Gem Lure”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
294. “Underground”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
295. “Petrologist”, Ygdrasil, December 2003.
296. "Aquamarine", Regina Weese, Volume 2.2, January 2004.
297. "Hematite", Regina Weese, Volume 2.2, January 2004.
298. "Mother's Day", Honouring Mothers, 2004.
299. "Mothering Days", Honouring Mothers, 2004.
300. "The Listeners", Lea Harper's Haliburton Trails and Tours walk, October 16, 2004.
301. "Stressed", Vallum, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2005.
302. "Bundle Up", Canadian Poems for Canadian Kids, Vancouver: Subway Books, 2005.
303. "Slavic Dancers", Hammered Out, Issue 6, April 2005.
304. "Battle of the Sexes", In the Tavern of Lost Souls, May 2005.
305. "The Hardest Metal: Platinum", Event, Vol. 34, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2005.
306. "The Lunar Metal: Silver", Event, Vol. 34, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2005.
307. "Cheerleader Practice", Gendered Intersections, Halifax: Fernwood Publishing, 2005.
308. "Long Love", String to Bow, Lantzville, B.C.: Leaf Press, 2005.
309. "In Search of Words", Inviting the Incubus, Kissing the Incubus: The Muse in Canadian Women's Poetry, Toronto: The League of Canadian Poets Feminist Caucus Living Archives Series, 2005.
310. "The Noblest Metal: Gold", Inscribed, Vol. 1, Issue 4, 2006.
311. "The Liquid Metal: Mercury", Inscribed, Vol. 1, Issue 4, 2006.
312. "The Oldest Metal: Lead", Inscribed, Vol. 1, Issue 4, 2006.
313. "The Vital Metal: Tin", Inscribed, Vol. 1, Issue 4, 2006.
314. "Prospector", Myth Weavers, Hamilton: Serengeti Press, 2007.
315. "Porches", Street 6, Hamilton: Serengeti Press, 2007.
316. "Reclaiming the Earth", World Poetry Enviro-Poetry Project, Gala Display, February 29, 2008.
317. "Microcosmic", Garden Variety, Toronto: Quattro Books, 2008.
318. "As the Days Grow Shorter", blue skies poetry, July 14, 2008.
319. "When We Were Young", blue skies poetry, July 17, 2008.
320. "Geologist", Republic of Mining, August 30, 2008.
321. "Engineers", Republic of Mining, September 7, 2008.
322. "Igneous Rock", Republic of Mining, September 21, 2008.
323. "Sedimentary Rock", Republic of Mining, September 27, 2008.
324. "Metamorphic", Republic of Mining, November 7, 2008.
325. "Aquamarine", Republic of Mining, November 16, 2008.
326. "Magnetometrist", Republic of Mining, November 16, 2008.
327. "Shall I, Daughter", Women & Environments, Nos. 80/81, Spring/Summer 2009.
328. "Life Cycle", Dream Catcher (U.K.), Canadian Issue, No. 23, July 2009.
329. "Mineralogy Lesson", Dream Catcher (U.K.), Canadian Issue, No. 23, July 2009.
330. "Greening Sudbury", HighGrader Magazine, Late Summer, 2009.
331. "Sunday", [Word]: A Journal of Canadian Poetry, Spaniard's Bay, Newfoundland: Undertow Press, 2010
332. "Transparence", [Word]: A Journal of Canadian Poetry, Spaniard's Bay, Newfoundland: Undertow Press, 2010.
333. "First Snow", Lake: A Journal of Arts and Environment, Soundings, July, 2010.
334. "Through the Door", Descant 152: Ghosts and the Uncanny, Vol. 42., No. 1, Spring 2011.
335. "Body Memory", Rhubarb, No. 27, Summer 2011.
336. "Going to Pieces", Rhubarb, No. 27, Summer 2011.
337. "The Lady in the Next Bed", Rhubarb, No. 27, Summer 2011.
338. "Couplets for Poet and Pianist", The Longship Review No. 2, 2011.
339. "Long Love", The Wild Weathers: A Gathering of Love Poems. Lantzville, B.C.: Leaf Press, 2012
340. "After Many Years", Spring Poetry Rain, Nicosia, Cyprus, May 26, 2012.
341. "Microcosm", Spring Poetry Rain, Nicosia, Cyprus, May 26, 2012.
342. "The Link", Website, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Waterloo, Fall 2012.
343. "Sedimentary Rock", Website, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Waterloo, Fall 2012.
344. "Eddie the Shine-Man", City Voices: A Book of Monologues by Toronto Artists, Toronto: Discord and Din Press, 2012.
345. "Balkan Winter", Desperately Seeking Susans, Fernie, B.C., Oolichan Books, 2012.
346. "Srebrenica Suite" (Parts 3 and 4), Desperately Seeking Susans, Fernie, B.C., Oolichan Books, 2012.
347. "The Comfort of Elders", Desperately Seeking Susans, Fernie, B.C., Oolichan Books, 2012.
348. "The Listeners", Desperately Seeking Susans, Fernie, B.C., Oolichan Books, 2012.
349. "Eye Surgeon", Ars Medica, Vol. 9, No. 1, Fall 2012.
350. "Through the Door", Imaginarium 2012: The Best Canadian Speculative Writing, Toronto: ChiZine, 2012.
351. "UC Tower", University College Alumni Magazine, Vol. 39, No. 1, Fall 2013.
352. "Jinn", paperplates, Vol 8, No. 2, December 2013.
353. "Icebox Days", Verse Afire, Vol. 11, No. 2, May to August 2014.
354. "Mineralogy Lesson", Monday's Poem, Leaf Press, July 28, 2014.
355. "Early March", Verse Afire, Vol. 11, No. 3, Septembr to December 2014.

Short Stories

1. "A Taste of Darkness, a Square of Light", Canadian Children's Annual, 1983.
2. "What Happened with Me and the Chickens", Nelson Canada: Listening and How cassette, 1983.
3. "Take a Memo, Doris Day", Green's Magazine, Autumn 1986.
4. "A Ruffle Between Friends", finalist, Sunday Star Short Story Contest, 1987.
5. "Mrs. Minton Returns", Room of One's Own, Vol. 12, Nos. 2 & 3, August 1988.
6. "The Inheritance", Canadian Woman Studies, Vol. 9, Nos. 3 & 4, Fall/Winter 1988.
7. "Eating with Mr. Bender", White Wall Review, 1990.
8. "It's O.K. to Be Different", The Amethyst Review, Vol. 4, No. 2, Winter 1996.
9. "Final Meeting" (Okanagan Short Story Award), Canadian Author, Vol. 72, No. 2, Winter 1997.
10. "Ilse's Vacuum", Zygote, Vol. 4, No. 3, Summer 1997.
11. "The Quilt", The Amethyst Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, Winter 1999.
12. "Eating with Mr. Bender", Literary Network, Fall 1999.
13. "Too Close for Comfort", Exchanges Between Us: More Intergenerational Connections, 2000.
14. "My Lunch with the Rich People", Wynterblue Thunder, Vol. 1, No. 3, July 2002.
15. "I'd Call That Kindness", Another Toronto Quarterly, Summer 2002.
16. "Heimat", The Grist Mill, Volume 10, 2002.
17. "Jamie and the Giant-lady", The Nashwaak Review, Vol. 12 and 13, Fall 2003/Winter 2004.
18. "Improving Our French", Inscribed, Vol. 4, Issue. 1, January 2009.

Nonfiction

1. Poemata
1. "Isms: A Response to Dana Gioia", Vol. 11, No. 4, August 1995.
2. "Rediscovering Form" (Craft Article # 1), Vol. 13, No. 4, August/September 1997.
3. "The Poem Alone" (Craft Article # 2), Vol. 13, No. 5, October/November 1997, repeated in Vol. 14, No. 3, May/June 1998.
4. "Metre and Rhythm" (Craft Article # 3), Vol. 14, No. 1, January/February 1998.
5. "Echo, Rhyme, and Silences" (Craft Article # 4), Vol. 14, No 4, July/August 1998.
6. "The Poet As Long-Distance Driver", Vol. 15, No. 1, January/February 1999.
7. "Creating Images: Cautions and Tips" (Craft Article # 5), Vol. 15, No 2, March/April 1999.
8. "Words from the Street", Vol. 16, No. 4, July/August 2000.
9. "Poetry in the Internet Age", Vol. 17, No. 3, May/June 2001.
10. "Why Poetry?", Vol. 21, No. 2, June - September 2005.
2. Wordwrights
1. "Tips for Better Technique", Vol. 2, No. 1, 1992.
2. "When economic and political concerns bear down . . .", Vol. 2, No. 2, 1992.
3. "For many writers, a vacation or time off . . .", Vol. 3, No. 1, 1993.
4. "Know Your Writing Critics", Vol. 3, No. 2, 1993.
5. "Writing into the Future", Vol. 4, No. 1, 1994.
6. "Recharging Your Creativity", Vol. 4, No. 2, 1994.
7. "How to Edit Your Own Fiction", Vol. 5, No. 1, 1995.
8. "Winning in the Big Writing Competition", Vol. 6, No. 2, 1996.
9. "A Poetry Aptitude Test?", Vol. 8, No. 1, 1998.
10. "Giving Poems Good Endings", Vol. 9, No. 1, 1999.
11. "Tips on Imagery", Vol. 10, Nos. 1 & 2, 2000.
3. Other Magazines
1. "Using Pantomime", Monday Morning, November 1968.
2. "12 Survival Tips for Novices", Monday Morning, June 1969.
3. "Equal Doses of Patience and Hard Sell Can Get Students to Fall in Love with 19th-Century Literature", Monday Morning, December 1969.
4. "A Little Hairdressing History", Coiffure du Canada, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1979.
5. "Beauty in Bygone Days", Coiffure du Canada, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1979.
6. "Almost But Not Quite: Why Editors Accept/Reject", Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1981.
7. "A Celebration: Canada Council Programs for Writers", Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Vol. 4, Nos. 2 & 3, 1982.
8. "The Poet as Mother", Poetry Toronto, February 1983.
9. "Tax Warning", Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1984.
10. "Tax Warning Update" (condensed version), Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Vol. 6, Nos. 2, 1984.
11. "Tax Warning Update" (full-length version), Media Club of Canada Newspacket, April 1984.
12. "Confessions of a Small-Magazine Editor", Hysteria, Vol. 6, No. 4, 1984.
13. "Poetic Craft: Starting Points", Published, 1985.
14. "Go It Alone", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 61, No. 4, Summer 1986.
15. Fifteen Reprints from The Crafted Poem run as monthly articles in the Alexandra Writers' Centre Society Newsletter, starting fall 1986.
16. "Fiction and Poetry: A Question of Size", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 62, No. 4, Summer, 1987.
17. "Circles and Straight Lines: Painting, Music and Poetry", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 63, No. 3, Spring 1988.
18. "Against Postmodernism: Tradition's DeadEnd", Poetry Canada Review, Vol. 9, No. 4, 1989.
19. "Beat the Stay-at-Home Blues", The Parent's Digest, January 1989.
20. "The Book, Part I", The Parent's Digest, May 1989.
21. "The Book, Part II", The Parent's Digest, September/October 1989.
22. "Loosen Up, Mom" [pseudonym Anita Lund], The Parent's Digest, Vol. 4, No. 5, May/June 1990.
23. "Some Thoughts on Metaphor", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 65, No. 2, Winter 1990.
24. "The Last Word", Canadian Author & Bookman, Vol. 66, No. 2, Winter 1991.
25. "Confessions of an Ex Fiction Editor", Canadian Writer’s Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, Spring, 1991.
26. "One Test for Your Short Story Endings", Writer's Digest, April 1991.
27. "Testing Your Openings", Writer's Digest, June 1991.
28. "Fine-tune Your Poems: The Comma", Canadian Author & Bookman, Summer 1991.
29. "Of Time and the Writer" (reprint), Canadian Writer's Journal, Vol. 8, No. 3, Fall 1991.
30. "Why Poetry?" Surface and Symbol, October 1991.
31. "Five Checks for Your Fiction", Canadian Writer's Directory, 1992.
32. "Out of the Self, into the World: Defining the Good Poem", Poetry Canada Review, Vol. 13, No. 1, Fall 1992.
33. "Easing Teen Pressure", Living with Teenagers, January, February, March 1993.
34. "Writing into the Future" (excerpted from Wordwrights), Alexandra Writers' Centre Society Newsletter, No. 70, September/October 1994.
35. "Sounds of a Future Poetry", Canadian Author, Winter 1994.
36. "Know Your Critics" (reprint from Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly), Museletters, Winter 1994/1995.
37. "Outgrowing a Worm's Eye View: How Giving Workshops Has Influenced My Own Poetry Writing", Museletters, Spring 1995.
38. "A Patchwork Quilt of Imagination: What Poetry Means to Me", Canadian Author, Fall 1995.
39. "The Poem Beneath the Poem: Another Glimpse of the Writing Process," Other Voices, Fall 1995.
40. "Starlight and Manna", Museletters, Spring 1996.
41. "People's Poetry and Rosemary Sullivan's biography of Gwendolyn MacEwen", People's Poetry Letter, Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring/Summer 1996.
42. "How to Edit Your Own Fiction", reprinted in Alexandra Writers' Centre Society Newsletter, No. 80, July/August 1996.
43. "I Love My Supercomputer", Literary Network, Vol. 1, No. 2, 1998.
44. "Making Good Choices: The Canadian Writers' Contest Calendar", Literary Network, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1997.
45. "Editing Poetry", Active Voice (Editors' Association of Canada), Vol. 18, No. 2, April 1998.
46. "One Word, a World: Remembering Kathleen Marshall", Paperplates, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1996.
47. "A Sine Qua Non of Editing", Active Voice, Vol. 19, No. 2, April 1999.
48. "Ted Plantos: A Game with Mirrors", People's Poetry Letter, August 2001.
48. "A Room of Her Own: Space for Creating", The Danforth Review, December 2001.
50. "Heimat", The Grist Mill, Vol. 10, 2002.
51. "Editing Your Own Poetry", The Canadian Writer's Guide, 13th Edition, 2003.
52. "Louis Dudek: Among the Books Around Us", Inscribed, Vol. 3, Issue 1, 2008.
53. "The Author Event", WRITE: The Magazine of The Writers' Union of Canada, Vol. 37, No. 3, Fall/Winter 2009.
54. "Rocks & Words", The New Quarterly, QuArc Issue, No. 119, Summer 2011.
55. "One Word, a World: Remembering Kathleen Marshall", Createspace, 2013.
56. "Can a Poem Move a Mountain?", The Trillium, Vol. 1, No. 1, February 2014.

Columns

1. Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly/Magazine
1. "The Ideal Poem", Vol. 2, No. 3, 1980.
2. "Why Do We Write?", Vol. 2. No. 4, 1980.
3. "Out of the Narrows: Towards a New Classicism", Vol. 3, No. 1, 1981.
4. "Off the Ground", Vol. 3, Nos. 2 & 3, 1981.
5. "The Critic's Task", Vol. 3, No. 4, 1981.
6. "On Being Real", Vol. 4, No. 1, 1982.
7. "A Question of Character", Vol. 4, Nos. 2 & 3, 1982.
8. "The Gothic Impulse", Vol. 4, No. 4, 1982.
9. "Poet's Progress: A Theory", Vol. 5, No. 1, 1983.
10. "Wider Dimensions", Vol. 5, Nos. 2 & 3, 1983.
11. "Writing Better Poems", Vol. 5, No. 4, 1983.
12. "The Inner Competition", Vol. 6, No. 1, 1984.
13. "Where Language and Experience Meet", Vol. 6, No. 2, 1984.
14. "Undressing the Emperor", Vol. 6, No. 4, 1984.
15. "From Chop to Flow: Writing Better Line Breaks", Vol. 7, No. 1, 1985.
16. "Frog's Progress: A Fable", Vol. 7, No. 2, 1985.
17. "I Love My Computer", Vol. 7, Nos. 3 & 4, 1985.
18. "Parallel Worlds", Vol. 8, No. 1, 1986.
19. "Consumer Poetry", Vol. 8, Nos. 3 & 4, 1986.
20. "My Favourite Canadian Poem", Vol. 9, No. 1, 1987.
21. "Of Time and the Writer", Vol. 9, No. 2, 1987.
22. "Art for Art, Dollars, and Truth", Vol. 9, Nos. 3 & 4, 1987.
23. "The Future of Poetry", Vol. 10, No. 1, 1988.
24. "Know Your Critics", Vol. 10, No. 2, 1988.
25. "Writers' Horror Stories", Vol. 10, No. 3, 1988.
26. "Questions, Questions", Vol. 11, No. 1, 1989.
27. "Solitude and the Poet", Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989.
28. "On Humility", Vol. 11, No. 3, 1989.
2. Arts Scarborough Newsletter
From September 1980 to June 1985, 10 short monthly poetry columns each year, subsequently collected and reshaped into the book The Crafted Poem: A Step by Step Guide to Writing and Appreciation, Wordwrights Canada, 1985; Revised Edition, 1994; now out of print.

Reference Shelf Reviews

(Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, most under the pseudonym Simone Johnson)
1. Gary Geddes, 20th Century Poetry & Poetics, Vol. 2, No. 4, 1980.
2. Eileen Goodman, The Canadian Writer's Market, Vol. 2, No. 4, 1980.
3. Stephen Stepanchev, American Poetry Since 1945: A Critical Survey, Vol. 2, No. 4, 1980.
4. Betty Ross, ed., The Canadian Writer's Guide, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1981.
5. Robin Skelton, The Poet's Calling, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1981.
6. Alan Twigg, ed., For Openers: Conversations with 24 Canadian Writers, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1981.
7. William Strunk, Jr., and E.B. White, The Elements of Style, Vol. 3, Nos. 2 & 3, 1981.
8. Jon Zemitis, Literary Rites: A Guide for Getting into Print, Vol. 3, Nos. 2 & 3, 1981.
9. Judson Jerome, The Poet and the Poem, Vol. 3, Nos. 2 & 3, 1981.
10. Janet Sternburg, ed., The Writer on Her Work, Vol. 3, No. 4, 1981.
11. Roy E. Porter, et al., The Writer's Manual, Vol. 4, No. 1, 1982.
12. Jan Venolia, Write Right! A Desk Drawer Digest of Punctuation, Grammar and Style, Vol. 4, No. 1, 1982.
13. William Brohaugh, The Writer's Resource Guide, Vol. 4, Nos. 2 & 3, 1982.
14. Frank A. Dickson, 1001 Article Ideas, Vol. 4, Nos. 2 & 3, 1982.
15. John Fairfax and John Moat, The Way to Write, Vol. 4, Nos. 2 & 3, 1982.
16. Richard Archbold, et al., Author and Editor: A Working Guide, Vol. 5, Nos. 2 & 3, 1983.
17. The Writers' Union of Canada, Writer and Literary Agent, Vol. 5, Nos. 2 & 3, 1983.

Translations into Other Languages

1. "Fast Exit" ("Snelle Afgang") into Dutch by Anneke Buys, a.m.d. mixer, Stichting Algemeen regional centrum voor Maatschappelijke Dienst verlening (The Netherlands), 1987-1988.
2. "This Is How It Begins" ("Zo Begint Het") into Dutch by Anneke Buys, a.m.d. mixer, Stichting Algemeen regional centrum voor Maatschappelijke Dienst verlening (The Netherlands), 1987-1988.
3. "In The Hills" ("In de heuvels") into Dutch by Anneke Buys, Convergence, Poems for Peace, 2001.
4. "On a Greek Island" into Hindi by Rajeshwar Vashishtha, Kavyam, January-February 2003.
5. "Poem for a Potter Friend" into Hindi by Rajeshwar Vashishtha, Kavyam, January-February 2003.
6. "Blessing" into Hindi by Rajeshwar Vashishtha, Kavyam January-February 2003.
7. "This Is How It Begins" into Hindi by Rajeshwar Vashishtha, Kavyam, January-February 2003.
8. "Why Poetry" into Hindi by Rajeshwar Vashishtha, Kavyam, January-February 2003.

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