|The Vallum Award for Poetry 2013 Winners|
Michael Prior lives in Toronto where he is a student in the University of Toronto’s MA in Creative Writing Program. His poems have appeared, or are forthcoming, in The Antigonish Review, Branch Magazine, Carousel, CV2, Grain, and Qwerty. He was long-listed for the 2013 CBC Poetry Prize.
Godzilla Versus Mothra
The T.V. recommends we batten down
changed the channel, the sky pregnant
Who forgot the first slog of Pacific freeze,
Drawn to the newly fluorescent light,
is the forgiveness by which we measure