Thank you

For initial encouragement and guidance, thanks to Aaron Pollard.

For prototype, thanks to Nicolas Roy.

For web design, interactive programming and compilation, thanks to David Kretz.

For final programming and fine-tuning, thanks to Shawn Lawson.

For editorial support, thanks to Pam Knott, Michael Century and J.R. Carpenter.

For financial support, thanks to the Millay Colony, The Banff Centre, Concordia University's Part-time Faculty Association, The Canada Council for the Arts and Le Conseil des arts et des letters du Québec.

For providing words and phrases. I thank my friends, colleagues, family, and all the authors whose words have come my way.

And finally, thanks to M. Milne Todd for building a cottage on the shores of Lake Huron, which his family has enjoyed for four generations.