The Chiming Blue: New & Selected Poems
by Marilyn Duckworth
In-store at Unity Books
Thursday 6th April, 6-7:30pm
57 Willis Street
You love the secret hush of trees.
Sleep soundly when the weather’s warm.
And in your wondering gaze I see again
your lovely rage at being born.
—‘For Amelia Fleur’
These new and selected poems by critically acclaimed novelist and short-story writer Marilyn Duckworth meditate with wit and warmth on love, memory, the writing life, and disorder. This is Duckworth’s first poetry collection since Other Lovers’ Children, published in 1975.