Such Grief by Kelly Norah Drukker

Poem title: Such Grief Poet name: Kelly Norah Drukker Poem Begins: is a slow walk through burnt trees, no crest to the hill. End of poem. Credits: Copyright © Kelly Norah Drukker Honourable mention from the 2021 Very Small Verse Contest by the League of Canadian Poets. Kelly Norah Drukker is a Montreal-based poet and nonfiction writer. Her debut collection of poems, Small Fires (MQUP, 2016) won the A.M. Klein Prize for Poetry and the Concordia University First Book Prize, and was a finalist for the Grand Prix du livre de Montréal. Petits feux, a French-language translation by Lori Saint-Martin and Paul Gagné, was published by Le lézard amoureux in 2018. Kelly is currently pursuing her interests in Irish studies, oral history, memory studies, and creative writing through Concordia University’s Humanities PhD program.