Defrosting a Chicken

Poetry Issue 2, Volume 2: Winter 2005-06

Simon Armitage

Simon Armitage has published nine volumes of poetry including The Universal Home Doctor and Travelling Songs, both published by Faber & Faber in 2002. He has received numerous awards including the Sunday Times Author of the Year, one of the first Forward Prizes and a Lannan Award. He has also published two novels with Penguin: Little Green Man (2001) and The White Stuff (2004).