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Two days on from 9/11: Fishing in the Aftermath, New York 9/13/2001 by @SalenaGodden

Thirteen years ago today Salena Godden was stranded in New York. In a friend's apartment she wrote what would become the title poem of her Burning Eye collection Fishing in the Aftermath - Poems 1994-2014. I think it is a landmark... Continue Reading →

OUT NOW – Day & Night In The Damaged Goods Factory by Mike Watts

This second collection from Mike Watts confirms why, for some, he is the British Bukowski. But, while there is booze, bookies and sex here, Mike's is a view from the very British streets of Hull. The streets of real life,... Continue Reading →

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