Water Children

Graphic of the book cover for 'Water Children'Water Children. (Hamilton: Mini-Mocho Press, 2002). $10.00; available from the author – limited number still in print. 80 pp.

James Deahl, poet, editor and publisher, says of Ellen’s work:

“These poems say what must be said, and we should listen.”

The poems range from Viet Nam and September 11 th to stories of great-grandmothers and newborn babies, from fairy-tales to hockey, octopi to cats – with an eye that sees the mythic in everyday experience.

This book won the 2003 Hamilton Literary Award for a poetry collection.

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