REVIEW: ANDY WILLOUGHBY’S ‘TOUGH’

REVIEW: ANDY WILLOUGHBY’S ‘TOUGH’

REVIEW: ANDY WILLOUGHBY’S ‘TOUGH’   TOUGH BY ANDY WILLOUGHBY SMOKESTACK BOOKS ISBN: 978-0954869151 £5.99 / 78 pages   Reviewed by Stella Backhouse     Ghosts stalk the pages of Andy Willoughby’s 2004 collection Tough. They catch you in the opening...
January 2021: Online Literary Events

January 2021: Online Literary Events

Listing for January 2021: Literary Events Online   Finally – 2021 has arrived! Sadly, this COVID-19 pandemic has not yet been resolved, and the challenges of making sure arts events still happen – safely – are on-going. Things can get tricky,...
INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS LAURA POTTS

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS LAURA POTTS

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS LAURA POTTS   Interviewed by Raef Boylan     “Dappled chant and dark, ahead the blood-bright night and first-light glass of gasping Eve, winter’s heave hangs always here with heads that bow before the vow to never grieve the...
Announcement: Contributors to HCE: The Green Issue

Announcement: Contributors to HCE: The Green Issue

Announcement: Contributors to The Green Issue   In The Green Issue (December 2020), “everyone” was…       MIKKI ARONOFF – ‘EVERYWHERE GREEN’ Mikki Aronoff’s work has appeared in The Lake, EastLit, Virga, Bearing the Mask: Southwest Persona Poems,...
INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MOLLY TWOMEY

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MOLLY TWOMEY

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MOLLY TWOMEY   ‘At dusk, I’d play the video of your birth in reverse, blood and afterbirth filling me back up.’                                              -Molly Twomey   Molly Twomey’s poetry has been published in a...