Staring Directly At The Eclipse



Central Books



Staring Directly at the Eclipse
adult poetry
ISBN 978-1-9996707-3-3 | 80pp | 2018
rrp £9.00 | ebook £5.99

Henry Normal's first poetry book in over twenty years, combining both new and selected poems from his previous performance work. This collection encompasses the subjects of love, death, loneliness, loss, human frailty and other classic conversation stoppers.

First published by Five Leaves in 2016, Staring Directly at the Eclipse has been revised and reissued by Flapjack Press in 2018.

"Succinct, heartrending and peppered with gentle punchlines" - The Guardian

Cover art by Johnny Carroll-Pell.