72 pp., paperback, First S.A. Edition, Johannesburg, 2007.
Poet Isobel Dixon was born in Umtata, grew up in Graaff-Reinet in the Karoo, studied in Scotland and now lives in Cambridge and works in London as a literary agent. Her debut collection, "Weather Eye", was awarded the Sanlam Prize and the Olive Schreiner Prize.
"Fine, warm, sensuous poems which deal boldly with both the light and the dark sides of family life and with the many manifestations and resonances of grief." Kate Clanchy