The poetry phenomenon by Tom Hirons
Sometimes a Wild God
Available now as a litho-printed chapbook on 100% recycled paper and printed by a workers' co-op in the UK, only £5
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The Rima Staines postcard book
Seventeen best-loved pieces spanning twelve years of Rima’s work, printed on 100% recycled card, only £12.50
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All of Rima Staines’ best-loved prints from Hedgespoken Press
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You were never more lost than you are now, if you cannot reach out, touch the wild earth and weep…
Nettle-Eater
Living wild on Dartmoor, a man eats only nettles for one year. His body disappears; he learns to fly. He encounters demigods and eloquent trees. He is Nettle-Eater.
Seven book-fingers pointing towards the marvellous using poetry, prose, riddles, photographs and painting. Authors include Martin Shaw, Jay Griffiths, Terri Windling and Sylvia V. Linsteadt.
Seven Doors in an Unyielding Stone
Available as single editions or a bundle of all seven litho-printed books.
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Sometimes a Wild God - the book
£5.00 GBP
Sometimes a wild god comes to the table.He is awkward and does not know the ways Of porcelain, of fork...
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Nettle-Eater - the 2020 edition
£9.00 GBP
You were never more lost than you are now, if you cannot reach out, touch the wild earth and weep......
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Sometimes a Wild God - A3 poster
£5.00 GBP
The poem Sometimes A Wild God as an A3 poster with the full poem text by Tom Hirons, with three illustrations...
Black Hat by Tom Hirons
£6.00 GBP
‘When I approached you from the South,’ he said, ‘I was young. I was giddy as a mayfly and, though...
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Falconer's Joy - five poems
£5.00 GBP
Five poems by Tom Hirons (author of 'Sometimes a Wild God' and 'Nettle-Eater') from Hedgespoken Press. See below for more...
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Rima Staines Postcard Book
£12.50 GBP
After years of requests, here it is: a high-quality postcard book of Rima’s work!This book contains seventeen best-loved pieces spanning...
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Nettle-Eater - the audiobook (read by Tom Hirons)
£3.00 GBP
You were never more lost than you are now, if you cannot reach out, touch the wild earth and weep......
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Our Lady of the Dark Country
£13.00 GBP
Hedgespoken is delighted to stock a few copies of this remarkable book published by Wild Talewort - Sylvia and Rima...
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Baba Yaga (black and white)
£7.00 GBP
A print from an original pencil and charcoal drawing by Rima Staines - BABA YAGA. DETAILSPrinted on 100% recycled 285gsm...
The Firebird - full-colour book
£10.00 GBP
In a certain kingdom, where the mulberries grow as big as apples and the apricots are sweeter than honey, there...
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Sometimes a Wild God - the audiobook (read by Tom Hirons)
£2.00 GBP
This recording was made a couple of years ago, the day we took to the road with Hedgespoken. Here's your...
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Seven Doors in an Unyielding Stone (bundle of seven books)
£42.00 GBP £35.00 GBP
Seven extraordinary authors; seven beautiful books. Seven ways to approach the unapproachable; and seven keys to living within the mystery...
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What's New on the Hedgespoken Press shelves?

Sometimes a Wild God - the book AND postcard set
£22.50 GBP £20.00 GBP
Get the litho-printed chapbook of Tom Hirons' widely-loved poem, Sometimes a Wild God, plus the set of seven postcards of...
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Sometimes a Wild God - set of 7 prints by Rima Staines
£17.50 GBP
The original edition of Sometimes a Wild God by Tom Hirons came with seven uncanny and beautiful illustrations by Rima...
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The Chakras - print set by Rima Staines
£35.00 GBP
This stunning collection of 7"x5" prints is from a commissioned series by Rima Staines completed over a number of years...
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Tom Hirons book collection (SAVE 20%)
£25.00 GBP £20.00 GBP
Get all four of Tom Hirons' pocket-sized books for Hedgespoken Press so far: - Sometimes a Wild God - Nettle-Eater - Falconer's...
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Panagia
£7.00 GBP
A print from an original painting in inks and oils on paper by Rima Staines, 2020 – PANAGIA. DETAILSThis work is...
Ventriloquism
£15.00 GBP
A print from an original painting in watercolour on paper by Rima Staines – VENTRILOQUISM. DETAILS This is the extraordinary piece...
The Firebird
£15.00 GBP
A print from an original painting in watercolour on paper by Rima Staines – THE FIREBIRD. DETAILSThis is the magnificent piece...
Weaving threads in thin air - storytelling workshop (SUNDAY 29TH NOVEMBER, 10AM)
£75.00 GBP
New for summer/autumn 2020!Each month for the remainder of 2020, Tom will be hosting a three-hour storytelling workshop online. Whether...
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Tatterdemalion
£15.00 GBP
A print from an original painting in ink on wood by Rima Staines - TATTERDEMALION. DETAILSThis is the stunning piece that...
Shadow
£7.00 GBP
A print from an original painting in ink on scratchboard by Rima Staines – SHADOW.This is one of the striking pieces...
Artist
£7.00 GBP
A print from an original painting in ink on scratchboard by Rima Staines - ARTIST.This is one of the striking pieces...
Hedgespeaker - six month storytelling course (Autumn 2020)
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New for summer/autumn 2020!On this six-month course, Tom will be hosting three three(ish)-hour storytelling workshops online. Aimed at those who already have...

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