About the poet
Helen Farish was born in Cumbria in 1962, where she now lives. She has been a Fellow at...
Coffin Path Poem
My habit of late-light walking
will mirror my life, how in its twilight
I'll rush out saying, how beautiful -
has it been like this all day?
From Intimates (Jonathan Cape, 2005), © Helen Farish 2005, used by permission of the author and the publisher.
Helen Farish Reading from her Poems