Randy Lundy is a member of the Barren Lands (Cree) First Nation. Born in northern Manitoba, he has lived most of his life in Saskatchewan. He has published three previous books, Under the Night Sun , Gift of the Hawk , and Blackbird Song . An award-winning poet, his work has been widely anthologized.
"Dispassionate yet impassioned, stark yet bristling with images,
the poems encompass contradiction and expansion." -- Arc Poetry
"Here is a poet of whom one can say -- quietly, simply, with gratitude -- that highest of praises: the real thing." -- Jane Hirshfield, author of The Beauty
"Randy Lundy has entered the place where the masters reside" -- Patrick Lane, author of Washita