Watch, Listen, Read Ellen Moran - "Fabric Hands" Ellen Moran's poem "Fabric Hands", performed by the poet. This poem was commissioned by Poet in the City, in partnership with the British Library and Newcastle Libraries, as part of Collections in Verse. Part of the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation's Read By series of poetry films. Directed by Matthew Thompson and produced in collaboration with Poet in the City. Read the poem in full here.