Richard Bonfield

This poem was written by Richard Bonfield for Brian May and Save Me. For more information go to The poem is read by the lovely Virginia McKenna with music composed and performed by Brian May.

Richard is Born Free's official Poet in Residence.  Born and living in Leicester, Richard is a dazzling, accomplished poet with a deep love for the wild. A consummate writer, a virtuoso with words, his evocative, mesmerising poems feed the imagination, thrill the senses and frequently amuse.