Nellie Le Beau

Nellie Le Beau's debut collection, Inheritance (Puncher & Wattmann, 2021) won the 2020 Puncher & Wattmann Prize for a First Book of Poetry.

Sound Returns to the Whale

avoid the amulet, the well meaning songs of the hunter, I am not meant for the dart, the tracking satellite. I go down human wake up whale, I stay human, you become whale, your long eyes blinking back the sea, …

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On the Level

Underground Suppose your Grandfather, metis in Trois Rivieres, when a man comes up from Providence saying: you can come down there‚Äôs work in the velvet factory: food and pay. Bring your boy. It’s better than the Jeffrey mine This is …

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