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Sacha Archer

Sacha Archer is a Canadian writer currently residing in Ontario. He was the recipient of the 2008 P.K. Page Irwin Prize for his poetry and visual art, and in 2010 he was chosen to participate in the Elise Partridge Mentor Program. His work has appeared in journals such as ditch poetry, filling Station, ACTA Victoriana, h&, illiterature, and NōD. He has work forthcoming in Experiment-O, and (parenthetical). His chapbook, Dishwashing Event, Part One: Tianjin, China was published by no press, while Dishwashing Event, Part Two: Ontario, Canada is forthcoming from Puddles of Sky Press.


from Acceleration of the Arbitrary

Such an entry is one of the particular joys of the winter.vii
Entry is preferable to exit, but neither are ideal. It is mandated that one stay where they are. If one feels that they might, in entering, discover the joys of winter, let them be swiftly reminded that winter is the time of grief and heavy contemplation. It’s colours are white and grey (neither technically colours).

vii. The Lay of the Land, by Dallas Lore Sharp, Dec 8, 2015

Acceleration of the Arbitrary

by Sacha Archer

1st edition, February 2017

saddle stitch, 8.5 x 5.5