Zachery Cooper is a third-year creative writing student at Vancouver Island University. He is the current Arts and Entertainment Editor for The Nav. His work has appeared in Portal, The Nav, and Incline.
“There are strange things done in the midnight sun…” As soon as eyes read, or ears hear, that famous opening line, the brain slides into its automatic rhythm. We’ve got Robert W. Service to thank for that. Why is it such a successful poem…