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The Pond

Dark and still, unfinished and frozen, the backyard pond reminds a young boy of his father’s recent death, but as the weather thaws and new life grows, the grieving family takes comfort in its tadpoles, newts, and lilies. The Pond is a gentle expression of coping with love and loss. Deep tones and Cathy Fisher’s images of nature surround the shadowy boy, his brother, and his mum as they find solace.

Reviewed by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

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