Friday, March 24, 2017

Unity Books Wellington Book Launch Invitation


Join Unity Books & Victoria University Press for the launch of
The Chiming Blue: New & Selected Poems
by Marilyn Duckworth

In-store at Unity Books
Thursday 6th April, 6-7:30pm
57 Willis Street
You love the secret hush of trees.
Sleep soundly when the weather’s warm.
And in your wondering gaze I see again
your lovely rage at being born.

—‘For Amelia Fleur’

These new and selected poems by critically acclaimed novelist and short-story writer Marilyn Duckworth meditate with wit and warmth on love, memory, the writing life, and disorder. This is Duckworth’s first poetry collection since Other Lovers’ Children, published in 1975.

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