A Manual of Wonder was made in collaboration with Dave Richardson, who sent Lucy an account of recovery, to turn into a poem. The original intention was for the poem to be part of The Book of house: the poetry film was never made – but here is the poem.
Lucy English is a novelist and spoken word poet. She is the co-organiser of the Mix Digital conferences at Bath Spa University and the co-organiser of Liberated Words, which curates, screens and creates poetry films. Lucy English is a Reader in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University. The Book of Hours is a film poetry collection made for her PhD in digital Writing.