INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MIKE PHILIPS

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MIKE PHILIPS

FIRE & DUST INTRODUCES: MIKE PHILIPS   Light breaks through the shadows, Silence is filled with words The hours repeat themselves Until they are no longer heard   It goes quiet in the darkness While the future waits for the past To sweep away the old empires...
INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS FOOD COVOLUTION

INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS FOOD COVOLUTION

HCE MEETS FOOD COVOLUTION   Have you been looking for well-written articles and reviews that explore and promote your city’s restaurants, cafes, bars, events and news? Food Covolution – a website on the rise – features exactly that, and describes itself as a “one-stop...
Coventry International Poetry Exchange 2018

Coventry International Poetry Exchange 2018

COV POETS TO VISIT IRELAND – August 2018   Two local poets – this year, Jane Commane and Peter Raynard – are once again journeying to Cov’s twin city of Cork (Republic of Ireland) as part of the on-going poetry exchange, which is now entering its ninth year. As...
Interview: Fire & Dust Meets Alice Short

Interview: Fire & Dust Meets Alice Short

Interview: Fire & Dust Meets Alice Short On 3rd May 2018, 21-year-old rapper and poet Alice Short was one of our headliners at Fire & Dust. HCE magazine caught up with Alice after the gig, to ask a few questions…   HCE: Do you prefer to be called a poet, a...
REVIEW: BEN PARKER’S ‘THE AMAZING LOST MAN’

REVIEW: BEN PARKER’S ‘THE AMAZING LOST MAN’

THE AMAZING LOST MAN BY BEN PARKER Eyewear Publishing ISBN 978-1-911335-39-9 £9.99/ 70 pages   Reviewed by: Raef Boylan   When it comes to poetry, Ben Parker is amazing. And he’s far from lost. Consequently, he had been receiving a lot of praise and respect on the...