Scottish Poetry Library
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We Were Always Here is a snapshot of current Scottish LGBTI+ writing and a showcase of queer talent.
WITCH is a strange, visceral and darkly witty debut by a startling new voice in British poetry.
An anthology of work created by survivors of sexual and domestic abuse.
An anthology of poems from nine brave women, the result of a collaboration between Edinburgh Women’s Aid, Shakti Women’s Aid and the Scottish Poetry Library.
The new collection from Edinburgh poet Lynn Davidson, spanning Scotland and New Zealand, the luminous and the banal, the strange and the familiar.
Dextrous, tender poetry taking traditional forms into unfamiliar territories.
Isabel Galleymore’s first book of poetry, inspired in part by her time as poet-in-residence at the Tambopata Research Centre in the Amazon rainforest.
A selection of poetry from The Drift, Hannah Lavery’s National Theatre of Scotland show, touring in October 2019.
Spells are poems; poetry is spelling.
Spell-poems take us into a realm where words can influence the universe.
A new collection of poetry from Glasgow-based writer Samuel Tongue.
The Perseverance is the remarkable debut book by British-Jamaican poet Raymond Antrobus; winner of the Ted Hughes prize for poetry.
Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods is Tishani Doshi’s third collection of poems.