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Collections of Poetry

ECW Press, Fall 2017

Fricatives (A Visit)
Gaspereau Press, 2015

Redrafting Winter
BuschekBooks, 2015

Peeling Rambutan
Gaspereau Press, 2014

The Anatomy of Clay
ECW Press, 2011

Fish Bones
DC Books, 2009

Withwords Press | Roberutsu

Books for Little Ones

The Night is Deep and Wide
Orca Book Publishers, Forthcoming 2021

Recent Collaborations

A Drownful Brilliance of Wings

A film based on the poem "Arriving" from Peeling Rambutan. Created with friend and filmmaker, Sofia Bohdanowicz.

2016 | 8 min | Canada | English | 1.37:1

Deviio: Exxtend (Toronto, ON), September 14, 2017
Atelier Céladon (Montreal, QC), August 25, 2017
Fugue (Shanghai), August 2, 2017
Reel Asian Film Festival (Toronto, ON), November 12, 2016
New Toronto Works (Toronto, ON), November 3, 2016
Antimatter (Victoria, BC), October 22, 2016
Strange Waves (Paris, ON), July 6, 2016

Translating Horses:
The Line, The Thread, The Underside

A translation project led by Jessica Hiemstra. Published by Baseline Press (October 2015).


A creative translation with illustrations by Jessica Hiemstra. Published in Panicle (ECW, 2017).

Our Days in Vaudeville

A collection of collaborative poems with Stuart Ross and 29 Canadian poets.
Published by Mansfield Press (Fall 2013).


An adaptation of my poem, "We Can Drown If We Close the Doors," by Robert Huynh (Vancouver Film School)

Self Portrait / Lineage

A multimedia and collaborative project headed by Shane Wilson. Listen to Cat Kidd's reading of my poem {here}.

Fauna / Nocturne

By Robert Huynh (Vancouver Film School). Read about his process {here}.

Branch Magazine

2010-2013. Home to Canadian art and writing. Access the Branch Archive.