Death is an anxious mother
Thistledown Press, 1986 
ISBN 0-920633-08-0,
ISBN 0-920633-09-9
Death is an Anxious Mother

	Death is
	        an anxious mother
    afraid for her kids
	  she holds them
	  too tight 		she
    can't bear    the chances
	
	            they take

“Anne Campbell’s second book of poetry  more than lives up to the prediction of NO MEMORY OF A MOVE, 1983… economy of language and clever use of metaphor, coupled with an unusual line formation, makes…a winner”.

Canadian Book Review Annual

“Adeptly chosen metaphors and delicately poised syntax sound a reverberating gamut …”   “A very powerful psychic tension pervades Campbell’s book

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