Homage to the Mineral of the Onion (I) (by Erin Moure)

Original Text: 
Little Theatres, or, Aturuxos Calados: Poems (Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 2005). This poem is reproduced on the Griffin Prize Web Site (from a volume on the 2006 Canadian Shortlist).
1In the onion, there's
2something of fire. That fire known as
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RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2011