‘Jill Gower’s poems take us on journeys ' back into her own past; into foreign countries; into the natural world of the bush and her garden which she so obviously loves and into the lives of others.' - Judy Dally
An eclectic collection of poems written over the last fifteen years, representing a journey from an early childhood in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, to emerging adulthood in London suburbia, through life in Kent to a voluntary ‘exile’ in New South Wales.
Kawano Yuko & Nagata Kazuhiro / For Instance, Sweetheart
'This record proves there is no ‘ordinary’ in the everyday of human life, not when it is borne witness to by poets with wide-open, honest hearts. " - Sonja Arntzen, Professor Emerita, University of Toronto, translator of the Kagerō Diary and Sarashina Diary