We have updated our Privacy Policy Please take a moment to review it. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the terms of our updated Privacy Policy.

Summer Requiem

ebook / ISBN-13: 9780297608752

Price: £8.99

ON SALE: 12th February 2015

Genre: Literature & Literary Studies / Poetry / Poetry By Individual Poets

Select a format:


Disclosure: If you buy products using the retailer buttons above, we may earn a commission from the retailers you visit.

‘I have so carefully mapped the corners of my mind
That I am forever waking in a lost country…’

SUMMER REQUIEM traces the immutable shifting of the seasons, the relentless rhythms of a great world that both ‘gifts and harms’. Luminous, resonant and profound, these poems trace the dying days of summer, ‘the hour of rust’, when memory is haunted by loss and decay. But in the silence that follows, as the soul is cast adrift, there is also reconciliation with the transience of all things; the knowledge that there is a place, ‘changeable, that will not betray’.

What's Inside

Read More Read Less


Impressive . . . quietly affecting
A soulful collection, haunting yet peaceful
We Love This Book
Seth's display of technical dexterity pulses with the kind of warmth that can only come from the heart
The Lady