Welcome to the new Independent website. We hope you enjoy it and we value your feedback. Please contact us here.

The Daily Poem: Reading a Flower

For copyright reasons we are not able to provide the full text of the poem on this database. Following are the details of the publication in which it appears.

May Ivimy was born in London, and lives on the rural outskirts of St Albans. She has contributed widely to journals in this country and abroad, and her work has also appeared in various anthologies. This poem is from her seventh collection of verse Strawberries In The Salad published by Brentham Press (40 Oswald Road, St Albans, Herts, AL1 3AQ) at pounds 4.95.