June 23, 2021

WOMAN by Anastasia Velounias

Poetry: This country breeds men as dogs, / Barking and barking, / Waiting for their next attack...
June 17, 2021

Review: Thinking With Trees by Jason Allen-Paisant

Review: Thinking with trees by Jason Allen-Paisant
June 16, 2021

THE CORONA PRINCE By Daniel Hinds

Poetry: By now, you must have heard his legends. / You abide in his empire. / In the kingdom of the rising star / He rose from a small bowl of hot bat soup...
June 9, 2021

A LITTLE PERSONAL ETERNITY By Sarah Barr

Poetry: The house dreams of white doves on its roof, / remembers a time of coal fires in hearths...
May 26, 2021

HOW TO FEEL A SENSE OF RELIEF AND/OR JOY… By George Parker

Poetry: Let a house plant with little leaves dehydrate...
May 19, 2021

THE GREEN DEVIL: three carbon-neutral poems by Noah Birksted-Breen

Poetry: I always like to do what I cannot do...
May 12, 2021

FISSURE by Val Whitlock

Poetry: If you could slit the black, sucked-in skin, / you’d find her there, alone in a chasmic closet.
April 28, 2021

POEM OF THE MONTH: BOY IN VARIOUS POSES by Lewis Buxton

Poetry: A Boy Runs / out of his lungs like they are a coat held by a parent at a school gate...
April 21, 2021

A WEEK IN A DAY by Anna Kirwin

Poetry: Promise explodes from her gossamer wings as she crosses the threshold...
April 14, 2021

VOICE HABITATS by YUSTI HERRERA

Poetry: I turned my father into a hotel...
April 7, 2021

THREE POEMS by Michelle Penn

Poetry: birds haunt the train tracks / and the doors beyond doors
April 1, 2021

Review: TWO NEW PAMPHLETS FROM VERVE POETRY PRESS

Review: Tree by Natalie Whittaker and Where I’d Watch Plastic Trees Not Grow by Hannah Hodgson.
March 24, 2021

POEM OF THE MONTH: FLIGHT OF THE DANDELION by Meng Qiu

Poetry: Feathers dropped by angel wings / light and soft as in your dreams
March 17, 2021

IS THERE SUCH A THING AS A NATIVE BIRD by Samuel Coe

Poetry: Is there such a thing as a native bird? / Those original fair weather friends of / Early morning song, emigrants of winter...
March 11, 2021

SMALL PRESS FOCUS: Live Canon

Poetry Editor Lawrence Illsley interviews Director of Live Canon Dr Helen Eastman and showcases winning poems from the Live Canon Collection Competition
March 10, 2021

MI O VUKU (A VUK NA VRATA) by Megan Pattie

Poetry: The house is quiet. / I admire my sharp nails. / I have been invoking wolves.
March 3, 2021

CUPID’S CHAPTER by Lucy Cundill

Poetry: hello, my name is cupid and i eat the heartache — out of people for a living
February 24, 2021

LOSING MY GRIP by clare e. potter

Poetry: Lately I’ve let my hands go weak, I’m not responding / to emails
February 17, 2021

FLIGHT RISK by Robert Sheppard

Poetry: i text you about all my meals so you know what's inside of me when it's not you.
February 10, 2021

but there are fossils in language too by Kayleigh Cassidy

Poetry: when we talk about / ourselves post breakup / why do we preserve / our exceptionalism?