Amy Jones (1985 / Ontario)
Biography of Amy Jones
I took an introductory poetry writing course last semester and this is what I came up with
Amy Jones's Works:
I could never sleep at our house when it rained.
The bedroom I shared with my sister was near the front door where an undersized tin roof was all that offered cover from the rain.
Laid over any blankets I had was a penetrating dampness.
The sound of the rain on the roof was loud and irritating - but it wasn’t what kept me awake.
My hate kept me awake.