The Heart Compared to a Seed, c.1508 | Sylvia Legris | Granta

The Heart Compared to a Seed, c.1508 (after Leonardo da Vinci)

Sylvia Legris

‘noce, the heart—the nut that gestates the tree of veins.’

Sylvia Legris

Sylvia Legris' latest poetry collection is The Hideous Hidden (New Directions, 2016). Her other collections include Pneumatic Antiphonal and Nerve Squall, winner of the 2006 Griffin Poetry Prize.

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