The wind spins
leaves on the birch
faces of light
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Mark Gordon grew up in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He started writing tanka two years ago on Twitter. His longer poems have been published in numerous literary journals, including Poet Lore, Quiddity and Illuminations. He has lived in Toronto for the past forty years, where he has taught ESL to newcomers to Canada.