The Faithful Look Away

Melissa Lee-Houghton

£6.99

Melissa Lee-Houghton—The Faithful Look Away

ROUGH TRADE EDITIONS No.11

In The Faithful Look Away, the acclaimed poet Melissa Lee-Houghton brings her full imaginative force to bear on a short fiction with all the hallmarks of her singular talent. Exploring domestic pressures, mental health, addiction and issues surrounding body image with a caustic wit, an almost physical delight in description and a wellspring of empathy, this story is yet another marker laid down by one of the most exciting authors currently writing in English.