The Other Side Of Exhale by Jennifer Watts

The Other Side Of Exhale by Jennifer Watts

In my work as a hospice volunteer I’d sat by the bedside of people dying, part of a ministry of presence for those in their last few hours of life.

‘A Thousand Moons’, by Sebastian Barry – Reviewed by Dave Kavanagh

A Thousand Moons, by Sebastian Barry Hardcover: 272 pages Publisher: Faber...
Joanne Kyger

When I Step Through the Door Reading Joanne Kyger: Essay by Eamonn Wall

Eamonn Wall's deep dive into the life and work of Joanne Kyger , a poet associated with the San Francisco Renaissance, the Beat Generation, Black Mountain, and the New York School.
‘A Roman Death’ by Joan O’Hagan, reviewed by Emma Lee

‘A Roman Death’ by Joan O’Hagan, reviewed by Emma Lee

‘A Roman Death’ Joan O’Hagan Black Quill Press  ISBN:...
Homie by Danez Smith Reviewed

‘Homie’ by Danez Smith, reviewed by Emma Lee

‘Homie’ Danez Smith Chatto  ISBN 9781784743055 
Ox HArdwick Poetry

4 poems by Oz Hardwick

Oz Hardwick's chapbook 'Learning to Have Lost' (Canberra: IPSI/Recent Work, 2018) won the 2019 Rubery International Book Award for Poetry.
Welsh poet, Byron Beynon

Welsh poet, Byron Beynon

Byron Beynon's poetry is deeply rooted in the landscape of his native Wales.
Poetry by Marjory Woodfield

Poetry by Marjory Woodfield

In this set of poem, Marjory Woodfield takes inspiration from travel.
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Five poems by Fred Johnston

Poems that engage all of the senses, and display Fred Johnston's breadth of craft.
Poetry by Chaucer Cameron

Poetry by Chaucer Cameron

Chaucer Cameron'is co-editor of Poetry Film Live
Poet, Ping Wang

Poet, Ping Wang

Ping Wang is a recipient of NEA, Bush, Lannan and McKnight Fellowships, director of Kinship of Rivers project, professor English at Macalester College, she is also a dancer, photographer and installation artist.
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Poetry from Margaret Royall

There is a good deal of introspection in this collection of poems from Margaret Royall
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From the poet, Mantz Yorke

Poet, Mantz Yorke takes his readers on a tour with these poems inspired by the landscape.
Poetry Anita Patel

Poetry by Anita Patel

Anita Patel's collection, 'A Common Garment' (Recent Work Press), was published in 2019. She was the guest editor for Issue 2 of Not Very Quiet Journal.
Emerging poet Nick Browne

Novelist and emerging poet, Nick Browne

Emerging poet, Nick Browne is struvk by the changes brought about by lockdown.
Poetry by Siobhan Logan

Poetry by Siobhan Logan

Poet, Siobhan Logan draws a thread between past and present with a real deftness of touch.
Leopoldo María Panero

Leopoldo María Panero, 3 poems translated by Clayre Benzadón

Leopoldo María Panero was a Spanish poet born in Madrid on June 18, 1948. He was part of the Novísimos group ("The Newest Ones"), a poetry group in Spain that focused on contemporary, surreal and experimental writing. Panero was the son of famous poet Leopoldo Panero.
Poetry by Diana Geacăr

Poetry by Diana Geacăr

Zoom out and enjoy the view Is that you? I ask...
Poetry by Andreea Iulia Scridon

Poetry by Andreea Iulia Scridon

Andreea Iulia Scridon's poetry is driven by a fascination with the world in which the poet exists.
Two poems from The Abduction by Maram Al-Masri, translated by Hélène Cardona

Two poems from The Abduction by Maram Al-Masri, translated by Hélène Cardona

Maram Al-Masri, born in Lattakia, Syria, moved to France after completing English Literature studies at Damascus University. She received the Prix d’Automne de Poésie (Société des Gens De Lettres), Adonis Prize, and the Dante Alighieri Prize. Her books include Cerise rouge sur un carrelage blanc, Elle va nue la liberté, and Le Rapt.
Poet, Rose Mary Boehm

Poet, Rose Mary Boehm

Poet, Rose Mary Boehm's poetry is hones from close observation, whether of people or place.
My Homeland Soldier by Mohammad Reza

My Homeland Soldier by Mohammad Reza, translated by Bänoo Zan

Mohammad Reza studied Graphics at the College of Arts, Tehran University, and has since been working as a graphic artist, painter, and illustrator. He has participated in biennales, and group and solo exhibitions. Mohammad wrote and illustrated three stories for children that have remained unpublished due to censorship in Iran.
The poetry of Marko Pogačar, translated by Andrea Jurjević

The poetry of Marko Pogačar, translated by Andrea Jurjević

Marko Pogačar is one of Croatia's leading contemporary poets. Author of five poetry collections, five books of essays, and a short story collection, Pogačar also edited Young Croatian Lyric anthology (2014). His writing has been translated into more than 30 languages.
Anna Azabo T. poems in translation

Anna Szabó T. poems in translation

Anna Szabó T. (b. 1972 in Kolozsvár, Romania) poet, translator, author of 22 books of original poetry, 2 books of prose. She translated 76 childern books from English including Beatrix Potter and Dr. Seuss. She is the winner of numerous literary prizes including the prestigious József Attila prize.
Poetry by Jennifer Compton

Poetry by Jennifer Compton

In her poem, 'Take', Jennifer Compton pays homage to the pioneering photographer, Olive Cotton.
The poetry of Traian T. Coșovei in translation.

The poetry of Traian T. Coșovei in translation.

Traian T. Coșovei (1954 – 2014) was a Romanian poet of the ‘80s Generation. He was a founding member of the ‘Cenaclul de Luni’ literary circle, a group that would eventually set the tone for much of postmodern Romanian poetry. He was the recipient of a series of prizes, including the Prize of the Romanian Academy and the International Nichita Stănescu Prize. Coșovei published over twenty books of poetry, literary criticism, and prose.
Scottish poet, Pippa Little

Scottish poet, Pippa Little

Pippa Little's work considers life and mortality in this well crafted hand of poems.
Poetry by Angela Costi

Poetry by Angela Costi

Angela Costi's poetry is rich in both metaphor and meaning. In Jill's poem she recalls the tragic events surrounding the rape and murrder of Irish woman. Gilian Meagher.
poet Philip Radmall

Poet, Philip Radmall

There is a questing darkness to this selection of poems by the Sydney based poet.
Poetry by Penelope Layland

Poetry by Penelope Layland

Penelope Layland's poetry has an urbane flavour that takes us into the world of the poet.
Poetry by Peter Mitchell

Poetry by Peter Mitchell

Peter Mitchell's poetry is inspired by the character of the birds of his native Australia.
Rachael Mead, Poet

Rachael Mead, Poet.

Rachael Mead's poetry is informed by her relationship with her environment.
Poetry by Anne Elvey

Poetry by Anne Elvey

Poetry that is rich in metaphor and imagery from the editor of Plumwood Mountain.
Poetry by Marion Pym Schaare 3

Poetry by Marion Pym Schaare

Marion Pym Schaare's poetry is composed with shape, light and emotions. Schaare was shortlisted in the Fish Publishing Poetry Prize (2018) and the ACU Poetry Competition (2019)
Poetry by Justin Lowe

Poetry by Justin Lowe

Poetry of place from Blue Mountain poet, Justin Lowe.
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Poetry by Eamonn Wall

In this clutch of poems, Eamonn Wall pays homage to the poet Joanne Kyger
Poetry by Scott Waters

Poetry by Scott Waters

Poet Scott Waters' poetry is informed by living though the recent crisis and the images and memories evoked by pandemic.
Glen Sorestad Poetry

Poetry by Glen Sorestad

Poetry of remembrance by Canadian Glen Sorestad, author of over twenty books.
Tim Suermondt is the author of five full-length collections of poems, the latest JOSEPHINE BAKER SWIMMING POOL from MadHat Press, 2019. He has published in Poetry, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, The Georgia Review, Bellevue Literary Review, Stand Magazine, december magazine, On the Seawall and Plume, among many others. He lives in Cambridge (MA) with his wife, the poet Pui Ying Wong.

Poetry by Tim Suermondt

Tim Suermondt is the author of five full-length collections of poems, the latest JOSEPHINE BAKER SWIMMING POOL from MadHat Press, 2019.
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Poetry by Laura Grace Weldon

Laura Grace Weldon invites us on a series of journeys, both existential and realist with these poems.
Sandra Fees poetry

Poetry by Sandra Fees

Sandra Fees poetry explores the connections of the self with the immediate and distant environment
Poetry by Kim Ports Parsons

Poetry by Kim Ports Parsons

Kim Ports Parsons' poetry is rich in meaning, informed by living with and in nature at the foot of the Shenandoahs
Poetry by Sandra Yannone

Poetry by Sandra Yannone

EVIDENCE OF THE PREPOSTEROUS IMPOSSIBLE  Nothing moves in the breeze so exquisitely...
Poet Marguerite Harrold

Poet Marguerite Harrold

Poetry rooted in family and community by Marguerite Harrold
Poetry By Allan Johnston

Poetry by Allan Johnston

Poet, Allan Johnston's work here, reflects on ageing in a changing world.
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‘Goldcrests’ Altogether different pandemic fiction by Sandra Hunter

Award winning writer, Sandra Hunter uses the premise of not judging a book by its cover to great effect in this short fiction.
'Postscript' short fiction by Dorothy Simmons

‘Postscript’ short fiction by Dorothy Simmons

Dorothy Simmons' fictional account of the death of Alain Fournier is not only a wonderful read, but a master class in constructing a short story.
fiction by Jennifer Horgan

‘The Purple Skirt’ fiction by Jennifer Horgan

Jennifer Horgan's story relies on a premise, that trusting a teenager to make the right decision starts with solid parenting.
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‘Selfhood’ short fiction by Declan Toohey

Emerging author, Declan Toohey displays a flare for imaginative dialogue, coupled with clever story telling in this short fiction,
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‘Not Long Now’ award winning dystopian fiction by Jane Pearn

Jane Pearn's chilling piece of dystopian fiction paints a picture of a future that is all to0 believable.

In Issue 42

Ox HArdwick Poetry

4 poems by Oz Hardwick

Welsh poet, Byron Beynon

Welsh poet, Byron Beynon

Poet, Ping Wang

Poet, Ping Wang

Poetry Anita Patel

Poetry by Anita Patel

Poetry by Siobhan Logan

Poetry by Siobhan Logan

Poetry by Diana Geacăr

Poetry by Diana Geacăr

Poet, Rose Mary Boehm

Poet, Rose Mary Boehm

Poetry by Angela Costi

Poetry by Angela Costi

poet Philip Radmall

Poet, Philip Radmall

Poetry by Peter Mitchell

Poetry by Peter Mitchell

Rachael Mead, Poet

Rachael Mead, Poet.

Poetry by Anne Elvey

Poetry by Anne Elvey

Poetry by Justin Lowe

Poetry by Justin Lowe

Stairs Urbex Architecture Old  - IoannisKon / Pixabay

Poetry by Eamonn Wall

Poetry by Scott Waters

Poetry by Scott Waters

Glen Sorestad Poetry

Poetry by Glen Sorestad

Tim Suermondt is the author of five full-length collections of poems, the latest JOSEPHINE BAKER SWIMMING POOL from MadHat Press, 2019. He has published in Poetry, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, The Georgia Review, Bellevue Literary Review, Stand Magazine, december magazine, On the Seawall and Plume, among many others. He lives in Cambridge (MA) with his wife, the poet Pui Ying Wong.

Poetry by Tim Suermondt

Sandra Fees poetry

Poetry by Sandra Fees

Poetry by Sandra Yannone

Poetry by Sandra Yannone

Poet Marguerite Harrold

Poet Marguerite Harrold

Poetry By Allan Johnston

Poetry by Allan Johnston