An uplifting poetry collection from the number one bestselling author of My Name Is Why, Lemn Sissay OBE
For the past decade, Lemn Sissay has composed a short poem as dawn breaks each morning. Life-affirming, witty and full of wonder, these poems chronicle his own battle with the dark and are fuelled by resilience and defiant joy. Let the Light Pour In is a collection of the best of these poems, and a book celebrating this morning practice.
'How do you do it?' said night
'How do you wake up and shine?'
'I keep it simple,' said light
'One day at a time'
A delight and a balm -- ADJOA ANDOH
Praise for Lemn Sissay: Outstanding -- MATT HAIG
So powerful -- ELIF SHAFAK
One of the most original, challenging poets writing in Britain today * * Daily Mail * *
His name is magic, his poems are songs on the street * * Independent * *
Sissay is a passionate and powerful voice -- KAE TEMPEST
Dimensions: 184mm x 120mm x 22mm