Jacob Polley

b. 1975
Jacob Polley
Jacob Polley was born in Carlisle, Cumbria, in 1975. He is the author of three collections of poetry, The Brink (2003), Little Gods (2006), and The Havocs (2012). His novel, Talk of the Town (2009), won the Somerset Maugham Award. He lives in Fife, Scotland and teaches at the University of St. Andrews.

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Jacob Polley

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Jacob Polley was born in Carlisle, Cumbria, in 1975. He is the author of three collections of poetry, The Brink (2003), Little Gods (2006), and The Havocs (2012). His novel, Talk of the Town (2009), won the Somerset Maugham Award. He lives in Fife, Scotland and teaches at the University of St. Andrews.

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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