The Daily Poem: Speak To Me
Friday 01 October 1993
Selima Hill was born in 1945 in London, and read Moral Sciences at Cambridge. She has been awarded the Cholmondeley Award in 1986, first prize in the Arvon/Observer International Poetry Competition, and an Arts Council Writer's Bursary in 1993. Her three previous poetry books, published by Chatto, are Saying Hello at the Station (1985), My Darling Camel (1988) and The Accumulation of Small Acts of Kindness (1989). Her fifth collection Trembling Hearts in the Bodies of Dogs is due from Bloodaxe in 1994. This poem appears in A Little Book of Meat by Bloodaxe at pounds 5.95.
Royal Marine Sgt Alexander Blackman jailed for life for murder of Afghan insurgent
Ja Rule forced to deny leaving wife for prison cell mate
Nelson Mandela: 11 inspirational quotes to live your life by
Nelson Mandela: From 'terrorist' to tea with the Queen
Crash pilot who threatened Ukip leader Nigel Farage found dead
- 1 Cameron's freebie to apartheid South Africa
- 2 Is this the scariest advert ever? Japanese tyre commercial comes with its own disclaimer and health warning
- 3 Sherlock series 3: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman provide teasers for the biggest comeback in British television
- 4 A forgotten episode in Russian history leaves links with the Philippines
- 5 People will try to reduce Mandela to a lilting reggae tune about ‘love’. They will fail
- < Previous
- Next >
£50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits : Harrington Starr: Senior Automation QA ...
£30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits: Harrington Starr: A global Con...
£31000 - £43000 per annum: Capita Education Resourcing Permanent Team: This se...
£27000 - £45000 per annum: Capita Education Resourcing Permanent Team: Lambeth...