‘Scally-Clarke’s fierce, spiky poetry runs the gamut of emotions; from sheer anger at her situation to a more positive, hopeful look towards the future. The accompanying 10-tracks CD showcases these lyrics and provides a smooth-n-silky soundtrack to what is an intimate, highly personal account. An upbeat, inspiring and utterly real affirmation of self.’ – Eleanor Harte, Books Review

Every now and again individuals come along who breathe new life into performance poetry. Michelle Scally Clarke is one such individual. Her intelligence, her verbal agility and her passion means that poetry is alive once more.’ – Benjamin Zephaniah

‘Instead of courting the obvious of the lost community, Michelle looks within; within herself and within us. The strengths and the weaknesses therein…’ – Lemn Sissay