Recordings of poems from Contraflow will be added to this page throughout 2017. Click on the orange ‘Play’ button to listen to the recordings.
The first ‘Contra Flow’ walk, led by Fay Musselwhite (with conservationist Graeme Hodgson), tracked several miles of the Rivelin Valley, north-west Sheffield, on 1 March 2014, with an audience of 20. This edited version of the walk presents the poems and discussions in the order in which they occurred. Poems: ‘Eggs’, ‘Moorhen’, ‘Pulling Balsam’, ‘Impasse’, ‘Boulder’, ‘Contra Flow’, ‘How Rivers Begin’, ‘Here I spill’. Recorded and edited by Brian Lewis.
How Rivers Begin
Here I spill