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NEW TITLE: BOYS by Sally Jenkinson

GUEST BLOG: Ash Dickinson – From Slinky to Strange

NEW TITLE: The Trouble With Compassion by Kirsten Luckins

2015: Some Notes

Rogue Teacher: Out Now

Mark Grist rose to internet fame by walking into a rap battle as an unassuming English teacher and slammed his opponent. His lyrical put-downs against Blizzard has been viewed over 4 million times on YouTube.  Later, he quit his day job... Continue Reading →

Call for Fiction Submissions

As you may have read / heard recently Alice Furse is now on the team here occupying the Fiction desk and as the virtual submissions tray on that invisible desk is currently empty it would seem like a cracking idea... Continue Reading →

Musing On The Origins Of Burning Eye

I realised today that it is now three years since I started paying attention to poetry again. Until the summer of 2009 I had been ignoring poetry, and I mean completely, utterly ignoring poetry, for over a decade. All poetry. I... Continue Reading →

Feedback and Reviews

We have had some wonderful feedback on Ash Dickinson's SLINKY ESPADRILLES so far after just a few days out in the world. If you have enjoyed the book then why not help us out with a review on Amazon or... Continue Reading →

Jack Dean / Under Stokes Croft / National Team Poetry Slam

A 4 STAR review here of Jack Dean's for "an accomplished performance" of "Under Stokes Croft" at the Pulse Fringe Festival in Ipswich. Jack is co-editing an anthology for Burning Eye (with James Bunting) with the working title: "Rhyming Thunder... Continue Reading →

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