'the tone of voice is the enduring and convincing element here; casual but not commonplace, laid back but not lethargic...'

Simon Armitage


'the poems are strong, vivid and pointed...this is a spirited and accomplished collection.'

Edwin Morgan

 

THE WAISTBAND and other poems


Port of Recall

Clockwork

Milk

Wildlife on One

Praise Be

A Letter from My Father

The Waistband

Scottish Colourism

 


© Donny O'Rourke, 1997
Published by Polygon