Poetry Without Borders
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This song is about our response to crisis.
This poem sings the songs of the wildflower species that are close to extinction in Britain right now.
A once familiar sight and a sound often associated with love and the British summer, the turtle dove has declined by 97% since 1970.
This is the contemporary song of the skylark threatened with extinction by climate change and habitat loss.
'Beached' is a song of resistance to Brexit by re-connecting the Western Isles (Britain) to deeper world-wide currents.
This song is a meditation on a first encounter with Death.
This song meditates on the Chinese tradition of paper-cut and its place in a changing, technology-driven society.
You are invited to visit the Beijing hutong home of Liu Yun Jiang - a trainer of crickets!
This poem was inspired by a Miaozu festival in rural Guizhou Province in China. It explores connections between past and present experience
This song was inspired by a buffalo~fight in rural Guizhou Province in China. It is sung by the buffalo.