Let Out the Djinn

Jane Aldous

Arachne Press



ISBN: 9781909208810 


Publication date: 10 October 2019

Rights: Translation



There is a double meaning in the title to this debut collection from Jane Aldous – Jinn was her family nickname, and writing poetry feels like letting out her wild, mischievous spirit.

Jane Aldous

Jane Aldous is an Edinburgh based poet who returned to writing poetry later in life.  She has been commended in several competitions and her poems have been widely published in magazines and anthologies. She has had two collections published by Arachne Press, the second of which was a lesbian love story set in 1960s Edinburgh told in 70 poems. She is currently working on a third series of poems which tell a more contemporary and mysterious tale.