William Hawkins poetry collection featured on 'All in a Day'

Hear some of Ottawa poet William Hawkins' poems from the last six decades on the day 'The Collected Poems of William Hawkins' is launched.

Ottawa poet featured in new book 'The Collected Poems of William Hawkins'

Ottawa poet William Hawkins has collected together some of the many poems he's written over the past five decades and will be releasing "The Collected Poems of William Hawkins" Thursday night at the Raw Sugar Cafe. (Alan Neal/CBC)

Ottawa poet William Hawkins met up with All in a Day host Alan Neal on the day a new book of his poetry, The Collected Poems of William Hawkins, is launched.

Listen to their full interview and hear Hawkins read some of those pieces below.

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