Allard, K. Cameron (Canadian playwright, ____-____), "The Poet,"
a __-minute drama in English, set in _____, 1935,
© 1935 by K. Cameron Allard;
• in Acadia Athenaeum, vol. 60, no. 6, April, 1935.
Cited in The Brock Bibliography of Published Canadian Plays in English 1766-1978, edited by Anton Wagner (Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Playwrights Press, 1980). ISBN 0-88754-157-7, ISBN 0-88754-155-0.
"A young poet confronted by the unpleasant reality of overdue rent learns that a long-awaited cheque is payment not for his ‘art’ but for a story written by his sensible wife."—Brock, 48.
art, check/cheque, common sense, confrontation, overdue rent, payment, poetry, reality, spouse, writing.