Public Transit, by Zoe Dickinson

Public Transit Launch

I’m excited to announce that I will be launching my first poetry chapbook, Public Transit, as part of Victoria’s Planet Earth Poetry reading series. Public Transit is a collection of poems about my experiences riding public transit in Victoria, B.C., and the Canadian winner of Leaf Press’ Overleaf Chapbook Competition for 2015. As a frequent attendee of Planet Earth Poetry’s wonderful reading series, I am honoured to be able to present my own book at one of their events!

The launch will take place at Hillside Coffee and Tea on May 27th, 2016 from 7:30pm 9:00pm. I will

Archeology

The clay path

contains fossils

of bike rides,

sinuous as ancient spines,

baked hard by the sun.

 

(Previously published in bottle rockets press, Volume 16, Issue 1, 2014)