The Blue Nib

Announcing our first print issue

Issue 35 will appear on site on the 15th of September and in mail boxes around the world soon after. Order your copy, or subscribe to our online issues.


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Issue 34 was our final online issue and can also be found online on the previous site here


Editorial Issue 35

Editorial A huge welcome to this, the first issue which will also go out in  print. Dave Kavanagh and I feel that the magazine has

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Shirley Bell Selects

New Releases


From the Archive

5 Poems by Phil Dunkerley

Phil Dunkerley is active in poetry groups in the South Lincolnshire area of the UK, where he lives and is currently the representative for Stamford

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The poetry of Les Wicks

The Walls About Samadhi   Freshly broken out from that shiny plane I sink in a Delhi floral negligence. Our cotton skins trap air like

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Its Arrived

  List Price: $20.00, £14.95, Euros 16.50 6″ x 9″ (15.24 x 22.86 cm) Black & White on White paper 118 pages Blue Nib Publishing ISBN-13: 978-1999955021 ISBN-10: 1999955021

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3 poems by Judy Shepps Battle

Judy Shepps Battle began writing poems long before she became a psychotherapist and sociology professor at Rutgers University. Widely published both in the USA and

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A Writer’s Workspace.

I had a brief discussion with a fellow writer recently and during the course of our grumbling he revealed that he loves to write on

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