Fire & Dust: Jane Commane and Peter Raynard

Fire & Dust: Jane Commane and Peter Raynard

Monthly poetry open mic event. All welcome – poets, performance poets, slammers, MCs and anyone happy to listen to some poetry. (We’re also open to very short flash fiction.) Open mic slots available on the night (approx. 3 minutes). Bring friends, bring...
Interview: HCE Meets Paul Grimsley

Interview: HCE Meets Paul Grimsley

INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS PAUL GRIMSLEY   FORGE NETTING BY PAUL GRIMSLEY Musehick Publications ISBN 978-1944864453 £10.83 /96 pages   Paul Grimsley is, in his own words, a “prolific poet and multi-genre writer; made in the UK, re-tooled in the US of A”. Across more than...
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...

Instant idiot – just add internet.

Emoti-Con by James Durrell Emotional cons Of signified cant Mark fractured connections Split friendships at wit’s end Naked communion with the false signifiers. Swollen allegiance to a *sad-face flag I’ll run-tapping to echo your refrain But how many times does Ctrl +...