i am ill with hope : poems and sketches by Gommie


by Gommie | The arts
Published 27/09/2022 by Salamander Street Limited in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 128 pages

ISBN: 9781914228575 Category:


In 2019 poet-artist Gommie began walking the coastline of an England with nothing but a backpack, a tent and an unusually large collection of pens. His aim? Searching for hope during increasingly hard times. From losing his way on the Dover Hills to bankruptcy in Rhyl and wild camping in Scarborough, Gommie’s extraordinary journey is still ongoing, and his findings, a deeply moving mixture of texture, illustration, poetry and verbatim conversations, are a gentle homage to the often-overlooked places we inhabit and the frequently forgotten voices we hear. Follow him @gommiepoem on Instagram.

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Weight 0.226 kg