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Jonny Fluffypunk – Book Launch – The Sustainable Nihilist’s Handbook Ladies and germolenes Burning Eye books and eminent philosopher, revolutionary carpenter, boatman and poet Jonny Fluffypunk have conspired to launch a ¬†full frontal assault on the book world with a gorgeously rendered edition of his long long long awaited... Continue Reading →

A Rhyming Review From Write Out Loud

An entertaining review of Ash Dickinson's SLINKY ESPADRILLES has been posted at Write Out Loud. The entire review is written in staccato rhyme much in the style of a number of Ash's poems. To quote (admittedly having given it the... Continue Reading →

Scenes From A Book Launch #1

A huge THANKS to everyone who came to the first in our trilogy of launch gigs for Mr Ash Dickinson's rather awesome (even if we do say so ourselves) collection SLINKY ESPADRILLES. A great start for a book we are... Continue Reading →

Sally Jenkinson says

A great interview here from Performance Poetry For Beginners with Burning Eye Poet Sally Jenkinson whose debut pamphlet Sweat-borne Secrets will be published by Burning Eye in June.

Things We Like #6 Chapbooks & Pamphlets

There is something about a chapbook or pamphlet. Something concise and satisfying. Something in the thrill of discovering something new whether that is the first foray into print of a new voice or finding an artist exploring something that would... Continue Reading →

Things We Like #4 Sombrero Fallout

OK we admit it. We love everything by the late great master of the absurd Mr Richard Brautigan and we nearly nearly went for Trout Fishing In America (for those who have not read it: the definitive guide to Trout... Continue Reading →

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