The Straight Man


The Straight Man was launched at Keats House, Hampstead on Tuesday 30th May 2017


Sarah Roby's second collection follows a playful and inventive pursuit of a lost sense of humour.

This collection enjoys full use of comedy's most versatile straight man, the lyric 'I'.

Sarah Roby’s work has featured in The Poetry Review and national poetry competitions.

She is winner of the Mslexia Poetry Prize and iSHOT Award for poetry pamphlets, and is a recipient of a writer’s award from Arts Council England.

Sarah lives in Norwich with her husband and son.


 ISBN | 9781911132240 

More from this collection