The Tree Whisperer: Writing Poetry by Living in the World
A book about poetry and fruit tree pruning, within a wide-ranging discussion about post-colonial culture, reconciliation, and rewilding the Earth. Tax-free. Discounted postage to Canada included. If you can join with a friend to buy multiple copies, the second copy is $30.00. Just ask.
Landings: Poems from Iceland
© Harold Rhenisch 2021, Burton House Publishing, ISBN: 9780994866967 114 pages. Softcover. Canadian Shipping included. Tax free.
Landings: Poems from Iceland. For readers in the USA.
© Harold Rhenisch 2021, Burton House Publishing, ISBN: 9780994866967 114 pages. Softcover. Canada Post Shipping to the USA included. This price is in US$ to cover the extra shipping costs.
Map of Iceland from Landings: Poems from Iceland
Sketched by Trista Janelle Bassett, designed by Harold Rhenisch and printed on card stock, this is a larger version of the map printed in Landings: Poems from Iceland. It tells the story of the book by re-imagining Iceland and the book as one landing floating in the North Atlantic. Shipping to Canada and the USA included. 8″ X 10″. Signed by Harold Rhenisch
The Art of Haying
Ekstasis Editions, 2015. ISBN: 978-1-77171-125-8 Illustrated with 200 full-colour photos, 200 pages, soft cover. This is the companion book to Landings: Poems from Iceland. It tells the story of discovering the world of writing within the land itself and is a meditation on the state of writing in the 21st Century, and the 11th. In Icelandic culture, in hunger years, everything is hay. You have to keep the sheep alive. You might even feed them this book. Canadian postage included.
Teacher’s Guide for Download. I’ve written a 14-page teacher’s guide to “The Way Home”, one of the poems in the book. including a discussion of the kinetic techniques in the poem, complete with exercises to practice its double-rhymes, delayed rhymes, and wave rhythms. You can download it below and print it at home or work. More will follow soon.