Plenty (by Kevin Connolly)
1The sky, lit up like a question or
2an applause meter, is beautiful
3like everything else today: the leaves
4in the gutters, salt stains on shoes,
5the girl at the IGA who looks just like
6Julie Delpy, but you don't tell her--
7she's too young to get the reference andThe rest of the poem cannot be displayed due to copyright restrictions.
Kevin Connolly, Revolver (Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 2008). This poem is reproduced on the Griffin Prize Web Site (from a volume on the 2009 Shortlist).
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