A Poetry Archive recording by

Sarah Maguire

Tracklisting

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

  • 1 -
    "Vigil"

  • 2 -
    "Almost the Equinox "

  • 3 -
    "Cow Parsley, Bluebells "

  • 4 -
    "The Grass Church at Dilston Grove "

  • 5 -
    "The Fracture Clinic "

  • 6 -
    "The Invisible Mender "

  • 7 -
    "My Father's Piano"

  • 8 -
    "The Hearing Cure "

  • 9 -
    "Tidemarks"

  • 10 -
    "Traveling Northward"

  • 11 -
    "May Day, 1986"

  • 12 -
    "Wolves Are Massing on the Steppes of Kazakhstan"

  • 13 -
    "From Dublin to Ramallah "

  • 14 -
    "Zaata"

  • 15 -
    "The Pomegranates of Kandahar"

  • 16 -
    "The Florist's at Midnight"

  • 17 -
    "The Mist Bench "

  • 18 -
    "Year-Round Chrysanthemums "

  • 19 -
    "My Grafting Knife "

  • 20 -
    "The Tree Bank at Ten "

  • 21 -
    "Cotton Boll "

  • 22 -
    "Europe"

  • 23 -
    "Mahbouba Zaidi’s Hands "

  • 24 -
    "Hibiscus "

  • 25 -
    "Damascene "

  • 26 -
    "Cloves and Oranges "

  • 27 -
    "Jasmine in Yemen "

  • 28 -
    "Rosemary"

  • 29 -
    "The Jardin des Plantes "

  • 30 -
    "Proof"

  • 31 -
    "Psoriasis"

  • 32 -
    "Dust"

  • 33 -
    "Spilt Milk"


Select bibliography

  • New Chatto Poets: Number Two/Susanne Ehrhardt, Paul May, Lucy Anne Watt, Robert Crawford, Sarah Maguire and Mark Ford Chatto & Windus, 1989
  • The Invisible Mender, Jonathan Cape, 1997
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  • The Florists at Midnight Jonathan Cape, 2001
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  • (editor) Flora Poetica: The Chatto Book of Botanical Verse Chatto & Windus, 2001
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  • (editor) A Green Thought in a Green Shade: Poetry in the Garden Chatto & Windus, 2005
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  • A Thousand Rooms of Dream and Fear/Atiq Rahimi (translator with Yama Yari) Chatto & Windus, 2006
  • The Pomegranates of Kandahar Chatto, 2007
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  • Spilt Milk (first published, Secker 1991), reprinted Poetry Book Society Ltd, 2007
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  • Poems/Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi (translator with Sabry Hafez) Enitharmon/Poetry Translation Centre, 2008
  • Poems/Naderi Partaw (translator with Yama Yari) Enitharmon/Poetry Translation Centre, 2008
  • Sarah Maguire Reading from Her Poems The Poetry Archive, 2009
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