Frances Boyle’s fiction and poetry has appeared in The Fiddlehead, Room (and its predecessor Room of One’s Own), Arc, Contemporary Verse 2, and Prairie Fire, and the anthology In Fine Form, The Canadian Book of Form Poetry. Her poem “Momentum”, which won the Diana Brebner Prize, was also long-listed for Best Canadian Poetry in English 2009. She received second place in Prairie Fire’s Banff Centre/Bliss Carmen Award. Frances has lived in Ottawa for almost 15 years, but is still drawn by ties to Regina and Vancouver.
|The Heart of the Hollow|
published in Bywords.ca May 2010