Poet Chris Preddle reading - 2013

Our neighbour, Chris Preddle reading from his recent poetry collection "Cattle Console Him" at empty_ in 2013. The consoling cattle in Chris Preddle’s second collection can be seen from his kitchen window in Holme, West Yorkshire. These poems are often grounded among local friends and the local moors, but expand into a far larger cultural space that takes in Gilgamesh, the Greeks, medieval monks, courtly love, music, modernism, the golden ratio, compost bins, James Bond and Caterpillar tractors.

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