Way and Further, Poems by Klaske Havik

In this collection of poems, Klaske Havik builds her worlds in words. With stone, sand, snow and salt as founding materials, her poems unveil lived, remembered, and imagined places. Professor of Methods of Analysis and Imagination at the Faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands, her work relates the experience, use and imagination of architecture to literary language. Her literary work appeared in Dutch poetry collections and literary magazines.


on ever these same edges

we write and build

because the lines, inescapably

own us as we own them