Between the Essays: The Leaves, Frost-Crisp'd, Break from the Trees

Episode 4 of 5

In response to Adelaide Crapsey's five-line poem November Night, Australian musician and radio producer Jaye Kranz explores the therapeutic qualities of poetry.

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With faint dry sound,
Like steps of passing ghosts,
The leaves, frost-crisp'd, break from the trees
And fall

Five radio producers from around the world hijack The Essay to offer a series of Radio 3's innovative Between the Ears features in miniature, in response to the five-line poem 'November Night'.

In tonight's edition, Australian musician and radio producer Jaye Kranz delves into the therapeutic possibilities of poetry, using the line 'The leaves, frost-crisp'd, break from the trees' to tumble down the rabbit hole into a dreamlike space of memories.

Featuring the voice of poetry therapist and clinical social worker, Sherry Reiter

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