Do we sing what we write or write what we sing? Lanegan and Eisold come together to present words of dystopian desolation. Plague Poems is a collection of 23 poems written by each, for love - lost, losing, and even sometimes found. Written in February and March of 2020, the subconscious presents a narrative of love in the end of days. Second Edition.
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Wesley Eisold is a musician, poet and author. He records music under the names Cold Cave and American Nightmare and runs the publishing house Heartworm Press.
Mark Lanegan is an American musician, poet and author. He has released countless albums and is the author of LEAVING CALIFORNIA (Heartworm Press, 2021), Sing Backwards and Weep (Hachette Books, 2020), and PLAGUE POEMS (Heartworm Press, 2020). Through his career he has collaborated with other luminaries such as John Cale, Marianne Faithfull, Nick Cave, PJ Harvey and more.