Meet Pauline Peters! Pauline’s poem, “All the Small Magics,” will be featured in our upcoming poetry special issue, vol. 12.
How Pauline describes this poem in 12 words or less:
“’The earth is my witness.’ Spoken by the Buddha upon enlightenment”
Pauline Peters is an African-Canadian writer living in Toronto, the territory of Mississaugas of the Credit, the Anishinaabeg, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee and the Wendat peoples. She has been published in Canadian Literature, The Antigonish Review, Room, The Fiddlehead, The Windsor Review, The Nashwaak Review, The Literary Review of Canada and Blank Spaces. She was short-listed for the Gwendolyn MacEwen Poetry Competition sponsored by Exile Quarterly and her chapbook The Salted Woman was published last year by the British publisher Hedgespoken Press.