About the Poem
Taken from the book
About the poet
Alison Brackenbury was born in 1953 in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. She read English at St Hugh’s...
The Trent rises, 1947
from Then (Bloodaxe, 2013) © Alison Brackenbury 2013, used by permission of the author and the publisher
Alison Brackenbury Reading from her Poems