High rooms in white houses feel their age....
~ Sam Willets___________________________________
Quoted from the poem "1969 Fin-de-Siecle" in Sam Willets's New Light for the Old Dark (Cape Poetry, 2010)
New Light for the Old Dark is Willets's first poetry collection. Willets is a contributor to Granta and has worked as a teacher, journalist, and travel writer. His poem "Digging" (with audio) is available to read and hear at the Poetry Foundation.