BREAKING THE CHAINS
Poems and Performance Pieces published by Word Books (ISBN 0-9520212-0-X) on the Wordsout imprint in 1992.
Breaking the Chains was the end product of the gradual growth of The Place Where Socks Go and contained everything from that book which I thought had stood the test of time, along with a group of new poems including the sonnet sequence The sailing of the ark.
collection’s title came from the poem of the same name, written for and
performed at an event of that name at
It sold out its first print run and rather than reprint I later included the entire contents in Welcome to the Real World.
The printed book also includes all of The sailing of the ark.