1.    awake is how we leave

      our other selves



2.    a ship cleaves sea

      a wake is the water’s scar 

      a ship leaves


3.    a wake is how we leave

      those we love behind

      how we let ourselves

      be left

Caleb Harrison is from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. He attends graduate school in the University of Toronto’s Speech-Language Pathology program.