Debbie Okun Hill is an executive member of The Ontario Poetry Society, the 2007 recipient of the Ted Plantos Memorial Award, and a former communications specialist with Fanshawe College, Lakehead University, and The Winnipeg Art Gallery. So far, over 100 of her poems have been or will be published in over 40 different Canadian anthologies, websites, and magazines. This August her first chapbook, Swaddled in Comet Dust: A Collection of Award-winning Poems, was launched as part of the Beret Days Press Stanza Break series.
© Debbie Okun Hill 2008
I watch you twirl
lifting your hand
saluting all those
their bamboo tops, still flying