‘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,

Translation Po-Int editor, Clara Burghelea.

Translation Po-Int editor, Clara Burghelea on the talent she selected for issue 42

Delighting in the Detail, Clare Morris

Clare Morris on the joy of editing the Write Life column over the last 4 months and the pieces she has selected for this issue.

An Astráil editor, Denise O’Hagan

An Astráil editor, Denise O'Hagan on the poets she selected for this issue.

Abhaile editor, Tracy Gaughan

Abhaile poetry editor, Tracy Gaughan, previews the poets she has chosen for this issue.

North American Time, Editorial

Felicia McCarthy on her listing of the ten poets she selected for issue 42.

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Poetry by Alwyn Marriage

Managing editor of the publishing house, Oversteps Books, Alwyn's eleven books include poetry, fiction and nonfiction.

Emma Lee reviews ‘Tymes Goe By Turnes Solstice Shorts Festival 2020’ edited Cherry Potts

Emma Lee reviews 'Tymes Goe By Turnes Solstice Shorts Festival 2020' edited by Cherry Potts

Lynda Scott Araya reviews John Bartlett’s ‘Awake at 3am’

Linda Scott Araya reviews John Bartlett's 'Awake at 3am'

Emma Lee reviews Jena Woodhouse’s ‘Dreams of Flight’

Emma Lee reviews Jena Woodhouse's 'Dreams of Flight'