Donny O'Rourke was born in Port Glasgow in 1959 and studied English and History at Glasgow University.

Editor of the anthology Dream State: The New Scottish Poets, (1994) and co-editor of New Writing Scotland, he now performs his work regularly at home and overseas.

His collection, Second Cities, was a Glasgow Herald's Critics Choice for 1991.


Donny O'Rourke

THE WAISTBAND and other poems

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