Each of these poems is a precisely-sharpened knife, that shows us how it feels to grow up in a world that refuses to recognize your humanity. – Joanne Limburg
Karl Knights reinvents again disability poetics, makes it real for us, and teaches us the music of survival, the music that is filled with memorable, precise speech. Kin is a terrific debut. – Ilya Kaminsky
Karl Knights is a freelance journalist. His poetry and prose has appeared in the Guardian, The Dark Horse, Poetry London and elsewhere. He lives in Suffolk. Kin is his debut pamphlet.