shot glass
"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


Helen Holmes was born in rural Ontario, but is now living in Eastern Quebec. She works in public relations and is pursuing a degree in science.

Helen Holmes


Her Rain

On a quiet Tuesday,
a girl so much like a cloud
hangs alone
on the after-exam bus

Her cheek hits cold glass,
and she listens to the rain

pat pat
drizzle drizzle