A Poetry Archive recording by

Kei Miller

Tracklisting

These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

  • 1 -
    "“This is an apology…” "

  • 2 -
    "Noctiphobia "

  • 3 -
    "A Who She Sammy Dead?"

  • 4 -
    "From the ‘Church Women’ sequence: Uphill; Shouting;War Dance; Mourning; Marching "

  • 5 -
    "Speaking in Tongues "

  • 6 -
    "The Lost Prophecy of Alexander Bedward"

  • 7 -
    "Some Definitions for Song"

  • 8 -
    "Some Definitions for Light "

  • 9 -
    "From the Sequence In This Country: i How we became the pirates; ii After all you do not know; iii Always under your breath; iv The only thing far away; v Your dance is like a cure"

  • 10 -
    "The Broken "

  • 11 -
    "What the evangelist should have said "

  • 12 -
    "The Silent Things "

  • 13 -
    "In praise of the revolutionary properties of ice cream, but in particular, the flavour Chunky Monkey"

  • 14 -
    "In Praise of the Contribution of Pots "

  • 15 -
    "An Allowance for Ula-May "

  • 16 -
    "The Death of a Fish Woman"


Select bibliography

  • Kingdom of Empty Bellies, Heaventree Press, 2006
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  • There is an Anger That Moves Carcanet Press, 2007
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  • Kei Miller Reading from His Poems The Poetry Archive, 2009
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  • A Light Song of Light, Carcanet, 2010
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