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Monday's Poem
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Glen Sorestad was the first provincially appointed Poet Laureate in Canada and served as Saskatchewan's first Poet Laureate from 2000-2004. He is a Life Member of the League of Canadian Poets. "Halo of Morning" is from his forthcoming Leaf Press chapbook, available November 21, 2006.

Link: League of Canadian Poets page

© 2006 Glen Sorestad

Halo of Morning

The awakening sky
is a splendid halo
we wear as we walk.

Dew-fresh air parts,
allowing us to bear
the pale light of morn

with us like Magi
come from the east,
this sky our gift.