NIELS HAV is an award-winning Danish writer who has published five collections of poetry and two of short fiction, and who has read widely throughout Europe, Asia, and both North and South America. His work has been translated into several languages, including English, Spanish, Italian, Turkish, and Portuguese. He has two poetry collections in English translated con amore by Per Brask and Patrick Friesen, writers of considerable reputation. God’s Blue Morris, the first of these English collections, appeared in Canada in 1992, and his new collection, We Are Here, has just been published by Book Thug. Hav lives in Copenhagen with his wife, concert pianist Christina Bjørkøe.