Graham Mort

Graham Mort lectures in the Creative Writing Department at Lancaster University, and has won a number of prizes for both his short fiction and his poetry. He has spent time in Africa where he organised a teaching programme for young African writers. He also plays in a jazz band with several of his sons. He recently survived a serious heart attack and bypass surgery so many of the poems in this book are on themes of mortality and survival. The long poem, 'Electricity' could be seen as an...See more