Written By One Of Poetry S Most Original And Gifted Young Voices, This Collection Of Portraits And Experiments Embraces Both The Ordinary And The Surreal In Its Attempt To Make Sense Of An Ever Changing, Often Disorienting World Offering A Wry Approach To Love And Relationships, The Poems Are Woven With A Thread Of Romances Spanning The Author S Native South Africa And Her Adopted Home Of London At Times Playful And At Others Deeply Moving, The Verses Reflect On Everyday Forms, Imagining That The Geometry Of A Chair, For Example, Might Accurately Express Love Than The Traditional Lines Of A Sonnet With Familiar And Uncomplicated Language, These Delicately Crafted Poems Present A Truly Unique Perspective On The Mundane And Marvelous Aspects Of Life.
Katharine Kilalea grew up in South Africa and moved to London for an M.A in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia She has published a poetry collection, One Eye d Leigh, which was shortlisted for the Costa Poetry Award and longlisted for the International Dylan Thomas Prize She lives in London.
- 86 pages
- One Eye'd Leigh
- Katharine Kilalea
- 23 November 2019 Katharine Kilalea