Author Archives: Patrick Friesen

from “crazy bone”

1 crazy bone laughs like a loon she’s not crazy but she’s lean a song at dusk is what she loves she smokes player’s plain but it’s not millbanks straight cut the way he lit a match on his buckle and how he gazed before the rest a fugitive and a vagabond on earth

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Patrick Friesen

Patrick Friesen, formerly of Winnipeg, now lives on Vancouver Island, writing, and teaching part-time at the University of Victoria. He writes poetry, essays, drama, scripts, songs, and text for dance and music; he has also co-translated several Danish poetry books with P. K. Brask. Friesen adapted his book The Shunning for stage; it premiered at […]

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