About the poet
Selima Hill is perhaps best known for her surrealism. Pierre Reverdy has said of surrealism that...
The night sky
carries stars between its teeth
like pins in the teeth of a woman
designing a habit.
first published in Bunny (Bloodaxe, 2001), © Selima Hill 2001, from Gloria (Bloodaxe, 2008), used by permission of the author and the publisher
Selima Hill Reading from Her Poems