This is beautifully crafted poetry, contemporary in its themes yet timeless in its evocation of the traveller through space and time. "Northly" creates a stunning sensory and pictorial experience in pitch-perfect tone, of the landscape, history and language of these northern lands, and our place within it.
"Toms reminds us that we are constantly resolving 'in new voices/what time dissolved.'"
Anamaría Crowe Serrano
"Exposure" is a finely-wrought, dramatic collection of poems woven from the landscape and folklore of the Orkney Islands.
"...a very fine book, a dark hymn to the wonder and mystery of this most remote and fascinating of archipelagos."
ISBN: 978-0-9957916-4-0Experimental Irish poetry from renowned poet and literary activist Christine Murray, whose innovative writing expands the boundaries of form and theme. Cover image by Salma Caller