Elizabeth Diamond is a prize-winning poet. She had a pamphlet and a collection published when she lived in Hertfordshire and regularly read her poetry in London. She took an eighteen year break from writing poetry to concentrate on prose, which culminated in two-book deal with Picador for her first novel, An Accidental Light. Eight years ago, she returned to her first love, poetry. Voices is the result of that return.
Under the Wave John Torrance (1933-1921) was a poet, political historian and former Vice-Principal of Hertford College, Oxford. His books include a poetry collection, Waterwheel (Oversteps Books, 2013) and the critical study Karl Marx’s Theory of Ideas (Cambridge University Press, 1995).
Despite knowing – Poems On Addiction The book brings together poems in response to an open call to poets, some of whom work, or have worked, in the field of addiction, or have had more personal experience of the subject. Profits from this anthology are to go to The SWAN Project in Bristol, a charity that provides low-cost counselling for anyone in recovery.