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Justin Foster

Bio:

Justin Foster is a poet, writer and long time resident of the Cariboo North-central region of B.C. Justin is currently working on an MA in Creative Writing at UNBC. His thesis, a series of long poems, explores metamorphosis, environmental change and community health. Justin was the recipient of the 2009 Barry McKinnon Chapbook Award.

Excerpts:

Caledonia
for Barry McKinnon
 
at the barn slugging
Uncle Ben’s super strength beer.
 
a poem and a cigarette
linger.
 
the north
is forged of such
 
situations and sharp angles.
what’s left is in the pines.

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