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Arc is pleased to announce the winners of our How Poems Work Contest. Our National Winner is Lise Gaston of Victoria BC for her analysis of Lorna Crozier’s “What the Snake Brings to the World”.

In the March edition of How Poems Work, Shane Neilson shows how Zach Wells’s poem for his son “There is Something Intractable In Me” plumbs the depth of an emotion by not expressing it.

In his previous column, Shane Neilson elucidates an apocalyptic streak in the poetry of A.F. Moritz, exemplary in the poem “What Way