By Steve Xerri
Steve Xerri [stevexerripoetry.co.uk] has been a teacher, musician and designer. He was Canterbury Festival Poet of the Year 2017 and has had work featured in numerous print and online magazines. His first pamphlet Mutter/Land was recently published by Oystercatcher Press [http://www.oystercatcherpress.com/product-category/2020/ ].
Remedies and Recipes was written in the firm conviction that the pandemic is just the latest manifestation of human disregard for our fellow-creatures, and that we are just starting to realise the enormous cost that may be exacted for our exploitative relationships with them.