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Home Movie Nights by Sara Berkeley

Home Movie Nights
By Sara Berkeley

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Born in Dublin in 1967, Sara Berkeley graduated from Trinity College in 1989, after which she wandered somewhat aimlessly round the globe for a while pretending she had a plan. She finally settled in a rural valley just northwest of San Francisco, where she lives with her husband and young daughter.

Her poetry collections are Penn (Dublin, Raven Arts Press/Canada, Thistledown Press, 1986); Home Movie Nights (Raven Arts Press/Thistledown Press, 1989); Facts About Water, New and Selected Poems (Dublin, New Island Books/Canada, Thistledown Press/Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, Bloodaxe Books, 1994); and Strawberry Thief (Oldcastle, Co Meath, The Gallery Press, 2005).

Little River

When harm is done
your sorrow
creaks along like an ice-floe
and then it is no man’s remorse
but a hunted animal
tangling in briars...
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