Tongue Burglar

Jane Blaikie


“a sharp, witty collection of poems” – Diane Brown

SKU: 978-0-947493-68-4 Categories: ,


This first collection of poems from Jane Blaikie starts with the story of Wellington designer Dave Kent and his experience with motor neurone disease, and moves in the second section to an exploration of romance, death, inequity, family breakdown and renewal.

About the author

Jane Blaikie was born in New Plymouth and studied finance and journalism. But she turned down a job on the Financial Times in London to return home and end up working at the Wellington Media Collective. She has an MA in Creative Writing and tutors on the Whitireia Creative Writing Programme.

Additional information

Dimensions 235 × 180 × 5 mm