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Count Down

Written by
Glenn Clever


Cover of Count Down



59 pages, Paperback
ISBN: 9780888872357
$14.95 CA





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About the Book Walking on Water

Square the circle.
How?
Tranquilize hate,
Stabilize pride,
Hallow love ...
In the fourth dimension.

How?
By gavel, baton,
Bayonet, dollar;
Square the circle,
Calibrate love,
Analyse violet,
Equate faith.

How?
By grass and heroin, napalm and bomb,
By fury white and fury black,
By the myriad butterfly power of youth,
Square the circle.

Walk on water --
By Buchenwald or Tibet
Czechoslovakia or Rhodesia
Harness the zodiac to plough the Milky Way.

Copyright © by Borealis Press Ltd. and Glenn Clever, 1974 - 2001.




About the Author Glenn Clever
Warren Glenn Clever, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., professor, writer, publisher, (1918-2003), Adjunct Professor University of Ottawa 1986-2003; Canadian Army 1936-1966 (from private to major), active service UK, Italy, NW Europe 1939-45; Lecturer, University of Ottawa 1967-70; Assistant Professor 1970-72; Associate Professor 1972-82, Professor 1982-83; Chair, Department of English 1972-75; President Tecumseh Press Ltd., 1972-2003; Vice-President Borealis Press Ltd. 1971-2003; Director Canadian Writers Foundation 1973; Vice President 1976-98; recipient Ontario and Canadian Council grants; evaluator for SSHRCC; Rep. British University Summer Schools 1977-83; Founder, Scholarships in Canadian Literature, English, University of Ottawa; Past Member, American Society of 18th-Century Studies; Association of Canadian University Teachers of English; Associations of Canadian and Quebec Literature; Member Amercian Association of Canadian Studies; General Editor University of Ottawa Short Stories Series; 1971-83; Co-ordinator Symposium Series 1972-83; Co-editor Journal of Canadian Poetry 1976-85.





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