Sean O’Brien

    AT THE SOLSTICE     We say Next time we’ll go away. But then the winter happens, like a secret We’ve to keep yet...
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Crispin Best

you have no idea / of the distances i would travel / just to disappoint you...

Re: Word: Alison Brackenbury

I will not tell myself / that young birds may be starving / if the two were a pair. / For how do I know? / I am not God / which is why I was sleeping / when the cat went out / when the cat came in.

Amy Key

He had a desperate radiance. We asked ourselves: what colour / would his lips be dead?

Julie Maclean

Had a friend, a Francophile / who beat me up in a tent / near Bordeaux / .... / Nutter, Twat / I don’t know / the French for that

Friday Pick: Two Young British Poets

Debut collections and Friday Picks: Kirsten Irving's "Never Never Never Come Back" and Emily Berry's "Dear Boy" are recommended reading.

Friday Pick: Spring Reads

This Friday, we offer a round up a few books that have either just come out or are about to come out that we're really looking forward to reading.

Kirsten Irving

we all have holes somewhere. you forget / just how what’s the word? / poor. porous. how porous we are.

Alistair Noon

We tracked down the Gods / to their offices by the sea, / behind their unclimbable walls. / So far they’ve refused all our calls.

Oli Hazzard

Marge, let’s send a sadness telegram. / I roamed under it as a tired, nude Maori. / No trace, not one carton...

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