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Salena Godden

This this this this this this this this this this this…

Is an update from the dark heart of the operations centre of the Burning Eye adventure. We feel we have a duty to bring to your attention the following important information: 1.  News from The General: Keep up with the... Continue Reading →

These @SalenaGodden poems made Jeremy Paxman cry…

Poems for Paxman #2: A Strong & Stiffly Worded Letter… by @SalenaGodden

Never Mind The Bloodaxe – Here’s Salena Godden…

Salena Godden Interviewed in The Culture Studio

Salena Godden was interviewed last week by Janice Forsyth for BBC Radio Scotland and discussed her forthcoming Burning Eye collection Fishing in the Aftermath - Poems 1994-2014 and other projects such as Springfield Road and a forthcoming Radio documentary Try a... Continue Reading →

OUT NOW Burning Eye Book #17: Bang Said The Gun – Mud Wrestling With Words

YOU HAVE NEVER SEEN POETRY LIKE THIS BEFORE! Less than 500 days after we launched our first book here is Burning Eye Book number 17. A kick ass compendium. An anthology that trumps all anthologies. A catalogue of some of... Continue Reading →

The Most Important Poetry Book in 45 Years? #BangSaidTheGun

First there was Bang Said The Gun London, then Bang Said The Gun Manchester, soon there were Bang Said The Gun films broadcast on Channel 4 and this September comes MUD WRESTLING WITH WORDS the Bang Said The Gun book bursting at... Continue Reading →

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