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Alan Morrison's collection of poems Shadows Waltz Haltingly charts the struggles of his late mother with Huntingtonā€™s Chorea, depicting in 'meticulous detail' the full effects of the illness. The title alludes to the original name for the illness, 'St Vitus's Dance'. Review by Dave Russell.

cover image of Shadows Waltz Haltingly shows four black silhouettes of figures in dance poses.

Cover image of 'Shadows Waltz Haltingly'

Alan Morrison's collection of poems Shadows Waltz Haltingly charts the struggles of his late mother with Huntington’s Chorea, depicting in 'meticulous detail' the full effects of the illness. The title alludes to the original name for the illness, 'St Vitus's Dance'. Review by Dave Russell.  

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27 October 2015

Christopher English

A very good and interesting review,

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