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“Olds writes “poetry more faithful to the felt truth of reality than any prose could be.” – Richard Wakefield.
"Tempest has forged their own voice, unlike anything else in the mainstream poetry world." - The Independent
'Must this be a woman's cross? This dissonance between what 'seems' and what 'is?' - Jane McKie, 'Change, Continuous Change'
These hands have Moulded monuments, created crafts, healed hearts. Khosi Xaba, from 'These Hands'
Beautiful Girls is not a book for the faint-hearted: it will survive as testament to poetry's force in overcoming - Chris McCabe
We are born to bring light / To honour the blessing of each moment / The gift of every life - Malika Ndlovu
'Every time I think a new thought I can smell an old one burning.' Emily Berry
A seamless welding of raw experience and self-observation, of music and thought - Ken Bariss