Jane Ormerod’s Recreational Vehicles on Fire is a unique collection of modern poems. Often taking interesting shapes on the page, the poems create vivid images. The poems are sometimes more about the sounds created by the words than the actual meaning. Ormerod plays with sound alike words, weaving intricate patterns through her poems.
Ormerod uses poetic devices like alliteration, consonance and onomatopoeia (sound words), to create aurally fascinating works. The poems are visually and verbally engaging, making Recreational Vehicles on Fire a true work of poetic art.