Burning Eye Books

Never Knowingly Mainstream

Bristol poet and author of the wonderful Prayer to Imperfection: Poems 1996 - 2004 Lucy English is back with a brand new collection, and hold onto your hats, this one takes a very different turn... The Book of Hours is... Continue Reading →


Burning Eye Books, with thanks from our wonderful judge Shagufta Igbal are delighted to announce our shortlisted poets for the BAME Poetry Pamphlet competition! A big thank you to everyone who submitted, we had some interesting and promising proposals that... Continue Reading →

We are delighted to announce the release of German poet Nora Gomringer's debut collection in English - Hydra's Heads, translated by the brilliant Annie Rutherford. A first for us, this poetry in translation is wild, unique and a must read... Continue Reading →

Small Press Showcase SO: To Speak

Talking to Strangers – new show by Laurie Bolger

Honest by Scott Tyrrell

‘4th July 2008’ from Better Watch Your Mouth

New video from ‘Sakura’ poet Myriam San Marco

A Self Help Guide to Being In Love with Jeremy Corbyn by Jess Green

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