in the back yard garden under
the kitchen window the crocuses
have arrived donned in deep purple
phoning at eleven
solstice day having bought
hay from a neighbor
to seal freeze-up winds
we meet by the fresh
orange juice stand
at port authority we
Janet Cannon is from the Boston area originally, but she has lived in Manhattan, San Francisco, Taos, Tucson, and Seattle. She is a graduate of the University of Iowa where she also did graduate work.
Janet Cannon has been an editor at Scholastic Books, and a technical writer and editor at several major high-tech corporations. She has taught wri ...