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The Clarise Issue

Spring 2021. Vol. 43 No.4



By Elaine van der Geld
On the overpass above the QEW, / we dangled our wishbone arms over the green / metal rail. Cars coursed like blood in the lanes. / Your skinny shoulder against mine made...

Jet Lagged

By Izza Hassan
My mother never went outside / something about the sun, her skin / so I studied sacred geometry / and pedaled our personal ozone / round and round on my banana-seat /...
Contest Winner

Products of Scientific Notation

By Sarah Wishloff
                                                        You remember learning the...


Conversations with Natasha Ramoutar and Tazi Rodrigues

Interviewed by Contemporary Verse 2

An Interview with Angeline Schellenberg

Interviewed by Sharon Caseburg

An Interview with Richard Osler

Interviewed by Clarise Foster


Nomination – Manitoba Magazine of the Year

By Contemporary Verse 2
In wonderful news, CV2 is a finalist for the Manitoba Magazine of the Year Award from the Alberta Magazine Publishers...

CV2 Coffee House Fundraiser

By Contemporary Verse 2
CV2 is pleased to invite you to a Coffee House and Fundraiser, held via Zoom at 7:00pm on April 30th,...

2020 Young Buck Poetry Prize Winner

By Contemporary Verse 2
We are so pleased to share the winner and honourable mentions of the 2020 Young Buck Poetry Prize, as selected...