Jackie Wills

/Great Britain
Jackie Wills

Jackie Wills is a poet, non-fiction writer and editor. She has published five collections of poetry - the most recent is Woman’s Head as Jug (2013). She was shortlisted for the 1995 TS Eliot prize and Mslexia magazine selected her as one of the 10 new woman poets of the decade in 2004. She is a critic and literature assessor for Arts Council England. 

Poems


/ Blacksmith


/ Calanque


/ Clots


/ Elephants


/ Funeral horses


/ Her beard


/ Her heart


/ Herring girl


/ Hypothalamus


/ Saturday girl


/ Smear


/ Spiders have placed a cataplasm of webs


/ The air on lewes road


/ The Change


/ Translations from the silence of colour


/ What she became


/ When she finds herself at the top of the stairs, she becomes an ipod on shuffle


/ Woman’s head as jug