Hello! I’m Di, and I’m an animal sanctuary founder and poet with a background in publishing and marketing.
Welcome to my website, which tries to show how these very different things jog along side by side in my life, not always successfully! Please come right in and have a look around – no wellies required. The kettle’s on…
IN THE MEDIA
BBC Three Amazing Humans: Special Needs Farm
LIFE LESSON 12.
PIG AND HER
Explore York Libraries
Poetry Launch and Reading: The Peregrine Falcons of York Minster with Carole Bromley and Herd Queen with Di Slaney
Wednesday 30 September 2020, 7 – 8pm
Virtual Event on Zoom
Herd Queen is available to pre-order now from Publisher Valley Press.
'A TENDER AND TACTILE COLLECTION'
"These poems are both animal and royal, full of human voices and the voices of the non-human world. Di Slaney is unafraid to dive into the dirt and to find the jewels buried there. This is a tender and tactile collection from a poet who writes with a full and joyously mud-splattered heart.”
- Seán Hewitt