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bill bissett, who recently celebrated his seventieth birthday, remains even in his “biblical years” Canada’s most exciting, innovative pioneer in the field of the written, spoken, performed, illustrated and sculpted word. No one over the past half century comes close to what bissett has accomplished in pushing the boundaries of language beyond what was imagined in the mid- ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published September 15th 2010 by Talonbooks
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Mar 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: poetry
ar yu captivatid or entaguld by its
sounds its memoreez its manee

langwages smells time senses ths
is alwayze now bettr 2 keep going if
yu can they all say make art out uv th

echoes relees thos entising siren voices
n th fresh countree air kleen watr treez

ther is no echo 2 go back 2 maybe ther is
no back 2 yet i cum up on th hi green
hill agen north coverd ths time in snow

n watch th sunset from th porch not
remembring th chattring attachmentz n

care 4 ths dwelling place uv wood n dreems
as th moon slid
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Shelves: canadiana, poetry
A challenging style of poetry that I could only digest in small bites. Bill's unique communications demand exquisite attention to fully appreciate his insightful point(s) of view. Well worth diving in if you love poetry and/or alternative forms of communication.
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bill bissett (born William Frederick Bissett, November 23, 1939) is a Canadian poet famous for his anti-conventional style.

bissett attended Dalhousie University and the University of British Columbia but dropped out of both universities because of an overriding desire to live as a free agent, writer and painter unencumbered by any academic constraints. He moved to Vancouver, British Columbia in 19

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