Gwendolyn Guth is an Ottawa writer, academic, college English teacher, and mother of three active sons. Her poetry has been published most recently by ottawater, above/ground, and yawp (2005), and her chapbook, The Flash of Longing (2000), can be viewed at www.fridaycircle.uottawa.ca.
|The poem turns its back|
published in Bywords.ca January 2006
reprinted in the Bywords Quarterly Journal Volume 4 Number 1 (Spring 2006)