by Biggs, Jackie | Poetry
Published 5/4/21 by Littoral Press in United Kingdom
Paperback | 54 pages
Before we Breathe is Jackie’s third poetry collection. The poems are inspired by the beaches and coastline of west Wales and Jackie’s love of sea swimming, plus among other things, dolphins, jellyfish, caves and cliffs, and ancient stories and legends of the Cardigan Bay region, including mystical tales from Cantre’r Gwaelod and the Witches Cauldron.
Praise for the book has been coming in since the it was released early in April by Littoral Press.
Reader comments include:
“I keep going back to it and finding more in it.”
“A beautiful collection. An often magical encounter with the sea and all who inhabit her.”
“I’ve read it twice now, and found it really gripped me.”