Yearly Archives: 2019

poems by Lincoln Jaques

A cremation

Lincoln Jaques was a finalist and in the 2018 Emerging Poets.
Hibah Shabkhez

One Man’s Cliché

Hibah Shabkhez is a writer of the half-yo literary tradition
Terese Coe

Sociopath by Terese Coe

Terese Coe's collection Shot Silk was short-listed for the 2017 Poets Prize
Daragh Byrne

Poetry by Daragh Byrne

Daragh Byrne writes informed by his background in physics, a dedicated mindfulness practice and a career building technology.
Jenny Blackford

5 Poems by Jenny Blackford

Jenny Blackford scooped the prestigious ACU Prize for Literature 2014
Greg Michaelson

Twice Exiled by Greg Michaelson

Greg Michaelson's novel The Wave Singer (Argyll, 2008) was shortlisted for a Scottish Arts Council/Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust First Book Award
Clare Morris

El Medol, Tarragona

Clare Morris regularly collaborates with the abstract artist, Nigel Bird
Jason Jawando

Tree of Knowledge by emerging writer Jason Jawando

Jason Jawando has an MA in Creative Writing from the Open University.
Yvonne Brewer

Absence Yvonne Brewer

Yvonne Brewer lives in Cork, Ireland and has had poetry published since 2014
Sandra Arnold

The skin that separates water and air – Sandra Arnold

Sandra Arnold is an award-winning writer who lives in New Zealand.
Krishna Lewis

Assam. Poetry by Krishna Lewis

Krishna Lewis the Fellows Program Director at the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research at Harvard University.
Tracy Gaughan

Featured Poet- Tracy Gaughan

Tracy Gaughan presents the popular arts show ‘WestWords’ on Ireland’s Community Radio Network.
Shinjini Dey

The Closest Thing to Home. Fiction Shinjini Dey

Shinjini Dey has been published in Efiction and Cactus Heart Press.
Ellen Shelley

Too long this Temporary

Andrea Potos

Interval in late June

Andrea Potos is the author of nine poetry collections
Alina Stefanescu

The Burden of My Star

Alina Stefanescu was a finalist for the 2019 Kurt Brown AWP Prize,

Irradiated Love

Irradiated Love How I enjoy seeing you in your  paper shoes and hat and lilac scrubs, Do...
manoj nair

Dragon Flies & The Funeral

Manoj Nair lives in Bangalore, India. He writes short stories, poems and haiku.

Shelter

Stephen House has won two Awgie Awards (Australian Writers Guild),

Where does poetic inspiration come from?

‘There seem to be no deals you can make with poetry to entice it out of its lair. A poem, actually any...
Diane Payne

Market Place by Diane Payne

Diane’s most recent publications include: Barn House, Notre Dame Review,
Chris Jansen

Prayer

Chris Jansen cares for a disinterested guinea pig named Poozybear.
Christopher Kennedy

Forty-one children

Chris Christopher Kennedy is a Mandarin scholar, poet, journalist and author.
R.G. Evans

The Fantastic End of America

R.G. Evans published works include Overtipping the Ferryman (Aldrich Press Poetry Prize 2013)
Mark Blickley Fiction

Waiting for Robin Williams by Mark Blickley

Mark Blickley is a recipient of a MacArthur Foundation Scholarship Award for Drama.
Dana St. Mary

Yet another poem about coming home to croaking frogs

Dana St. Mary is a poet and father and husband living in Portland, Oregon
Alan Britt

Featured Poet Alan Britt

Alan Britt served as judge for the The Bitter Oleander Press Library of Poetry Book Award in 2018
VINCENT ZEPP

These are the Thoughts

John Berryman said our poetry should be something no one else could do. I've tried to focus on that idea.
Jill Neimark

After The Fight, The Paint

Jill Neimark is the author of adult and children's fiction, as well as a journalist
Jack Houston

The Present

Jack Houston was shortlisted for the Basil Bunting and Keats-Shelley Prizes.

Small town big wet. Poetry from Ivy Ireland

Ivy Ireland was runner-up in the University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize 2019 with her poem, "The Owl Inside".
Brent Cantwell

Gated community by Brent Cantwell

Brent Cantwell is a New Zealand writer from Timaru, South Canterbury
Kymm Coveney

Looping Gravity

Kymm Coveney co-hosts a multilingual poetry recital series in Barcelona, Poémame.
Marc Woodward

Weightless in San Francisco

Marc Woodward is an Anglo/American poet and musician living in rural South West England
Jennifer A. McGowan

Poetry by Jennifer A. McGowan

Jennifer A. McGowan has appeared in Poetry Ireland Review, The Rialto, and The Connecticut Review.
Deborah Guzzi

Sea Gulled

Deborah Guzzi is the author of The Hurricane available through Prolific Press.
Philip Muir

Life and Conflict in 2019 New Zealand

Philip Muir savours the power of words as both a mode of communication and as an art form.

A Venetian Pizzeria at 8 pm

Chloe Marer enjoys gardening, baking, and playing Dungeons and Dragons.

A Field for the British Isles. Nigel Jarrett

Nigel Jarrett a double prizewinner: the Rhys Davies Award for short fiction and the Templar Shorts award.
Kitty Coles

Prophecy’ and ‘Harpies’

Kitty Coles' poems have been widely published in magazines and anthologies
Michele Bermudez

Abecedarian

Michelle Bermudez is a Latina poet who received her MFA in creative writing at Adelphi University
Paul Turley

Kurt Vonnegut

Paul Turley is currently studying for a Master of Philosophy degree.
James Finnegan poems

Dry Bones

James Finnegan - shortlisted for Hennessy Literary Award (2018), highly commended in the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Competition (2016, 2018)
Michael Paul Hogan

Paris Vagrant. Fiction from Michael Paul Hogan

Michael Paul Hogan is a poet, journalist and fiction writer whose work has appeared extensively in the USA, UK, India and China
Bree Alexander

Reflections on home, foreign places and the body

Bree Alexander (also Lika Posamari) writes poetry and more in or between Melbourne and New Delhi.
Emily Bilman

The New Order

Dr. Emily Bilman teaches poetry in Geneva as London’s Poetry Society’s Stanza representative.
Mikael Shamsie

The Ant Hill. Fiction by emerging writer Mikael Shamsie

Mikael Shamsie is a Pakistani living in Canada, having previously spent his time moving from place to place
Colette Coen

For Sale Sign by Colette Coen

Colette Coen is a member of the G2 Writers Group.
Joe Williams

What We Learnt From Vitruvian Man by Joe Williams

Joe Williams is a writer and performing poet from Leeds.
Hana Meighan

Leda

Hana Meighan is currently finishing her undergraduate English degree at Ulster University Coleraine.