Westcombe has sent a dispatch to those of us still standing, waiting for trams, wishing for cigarettes and friendships and promises to be unbroken. The message reads: you are not alone. And: just look at all this cracked beauty. Poetic tobacco for our uneconomic hearts.
Susan Bradley Smith
Alison Flett in Cordite Poetry Review
Jo Langdon’s speech
Publication date: June 2019