In this week’s One Minute Poem, Ian Williams reads “Spontaneous Overflow” from Word Problems (Coach House Books, 2020).
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By kind permission of the poet and Coach House Books.
Ian Williams is the author of five books. His novel, Reproduction, won the Scotiabank Giller Prize. His last poetry collection, Personals, was shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize and the Robert Kroetsch Poetry Book Award. Not Anyone’s Anything won the Danuta Gleed Literary Award for the best first collection of short fiction in Canada. You Know Who You Are was a finalist for the ReLit Poetry Award. He’s online at www.ianwilliams.ca and @ianwillwrite.