Italian-Canadian poet whose functions include The Challenging Romance and Soaring Deeper In to the Century. His free-verse poems are recognized for their effective imagery and concentrate on the psychological impact of society. He started posting poems while he was students at the School of Toronto. His early series include We have been the Light Turning and Dance inside your home of Credit cards. He lived within an Augustinian monastery for a while and continued to provide as friar within an Ontario parish. He was created into an Italian family members in Arezzo and grew up in Baltimore, Montreal, and Toronto. He was Toronto’s second Poet Laureate; Dennis Lee was the city’s initial.