God’s worst mistake
was not to create animals
just below the angels,
but to make promises
He could not keep.

Above so many disasters
light splits in silence
while mortals weep
a drowning flood
and dream deep of gold.

~ Anthony D

Anthony D studied philosophy in the UK for five years and published articles in academic anthologies. He was recently chosen by Jeramy Dodds to have a poem showcased at the University of Calgary for “Poetry Month”. Anthony was a finalist at the Single Onion 100 anniversary contest with his poem “Found On the Corner of 7th & 10th”. He has lived and worked in Calgary almost eight years and has two sons.

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