Backstage in Paradise
Robin Lindsay Wilson
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Cinnamon Press
This new collection from this respected Scottish poet explores some of the stark truths to behind the world’s glitzy facade.
Robin Lindsay Wilson’s is a distinctive style – the hallmark short lines that turn with dexterity into a single, often unpunctuated, sentence running through a whole poem. He pushes this style hard in this third collection, finding an assured and beguiling voice. Shrewd and sharp-sighted, this intelligent writing offers alternative perspectives throughout these wry, layered poems. Always inventive, Backstage in Paradise is another highly accomplished collection.