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She has the comic's knack of placing a lot of weight on thin-shouldered words, words blurred by common currency which are suddenly brought into sharp focus and don't really want to be. Beyond the laughs there's great poignancy - Observer
Bergin's perceptions are sharp, her senses of history, community, and relationships deep and acute, and her technical control over language and form is assured and graceful - Tower Poetry
The balance of passion and poise is a constant tension in Davis's work - PN Review
'Every time I think a new thought I can smell an old one burning.' Emily Berry
"This is sanity speaking, with a mask of tragedy pulled up from its face. This is a stunning poet arguing with the failing authority of her culture, the whole Silk Road curled up and hissing by her feet." Valzhyna Mort
Here is a poet with a commanding style; her voice is entirely her own, both rich and laconic - Penelope Shuttle