TITLE

Walking Backwards in a Blizzard

AUTHOR(S)
Kroetsch, Robert
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Alberta Views;Sep2010, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
The poem "Walking Backwards in a Blizzard," by Robert Kroetsch is presented. First Line: It was part of our education, learning; Last Line: we had arrived, by our calculations, early to class.
ACCESSION #
53735485

 

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