George Murray

George Murray is the author of five collections of poetry, including The Hunter (M&S, 2003), The Rush to Here (Nightwood, 2007), and Whiteout (ECW, 2012), one collection of aphorisms, Glimpse (ECW. 2010), and one book for children. A second collection of aphorisms and second children's book will appear in 2015. His poems appear widely in magazines including Granta, Iowa Review, Lemon Hound, London Magazine, New Welsh Review, Radical Society, and The Walrus. He lives in St. John's with his wife and their Brady Bunch.


Love flattens time.
The groceries in the trunk hyperventilate beneath the locks.
Old men substitute video games for bathing.
It’s a vegetarian act to eat a predator.
The sum of the squares of the first...