Tell Me the Truth About Life - Curated by Cerys Matthews
Hand Signed by Cerys Matthews to the Title Page
Hardback 1st Edition
New & Unread
CELEBRATING THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY, THE OFFICIAL NATIONAL POETRY DAY COLLECTION. CURATED AND INTRODUCED BY CERYS MATTHEWS.
Tell Me the Truth About Life is an indispensable anthology which celebrates poetry’s power to tap into the truths that matter. Curated and introduced by Cerys Matthews, this collection draws on the wisdom of crowds: featuring poems nominated for their insight into truth by a range of ordinary and extraordinary people: from Britain’s first astronaut, Helen Sharman, to sporting heroes and world-famous musicians, teachers, artists and politicians. Their choices include contemporary work by Yrsa Daley-Ward, John Cooper Clarke and Kei Miller alongside classics by W H Auden, Emily Dickinson and Dylan Thomas. Here you will find poems to revive the spirit, ballads to mobilize and life-lines to hold you safe in the dark. Compiled for National Poetry Day’s twenty-fifth anniversary, Tell Me the Truth About Life is a book that reminds us we are never completely alone in our search to glimpse the truth.
About the Curator: Cerys Matthews is a musician, author, broadcaster and festival owner: The Good Life Experience. She is a DJ on BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music where she programmes and hosts an award-winning weekly show. Cerys also writes and presents television and radio documentaries and is the cultural roving reporter for BBC One show.
Format: Hardback Edition
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