Dan Power: from the Oulipo Puzzle Book

Dan Power Dan Power is a poet and editor of Trickhouse Press. His most recent collections include late morning (Broken Sleep/Legitimate Snack, 2022) and the surreal post-internet adventure SELECTED DREAMS (Steel Incisors, 2021), as well as pamphlets with If A Leaf Falls and Spam Press. The first issue of ‘The Oulipo Puzzle Book’ is out from Trickhouse Press in SpringContinue reading “Dan Power: from the Oulipo Puzzle Book”

Jinny Fisher: How to Get to Carnegie Hall: Violin Version

Jinny Fisher Jinny Fisher lives in Glastonbury and is a member of Wells Fountain Poets. Print and online appearances include Lighthouse, The Interpreter’s House, Under the Radar, Domestic Cherry, Tears in the Fence, Prole, and Ink, Sweat & Tears. Her poems have been commended and placed in national and international competitions, including as runner-up inContinue reading “Jinny Fisher: How to Get to Carnegie Hall: Violin Version”

Bethany Mitchell: Hide

Stillness in the reedbed, still—the unseen heron’s-kin. The stealthy bill; thesilent wading. Secretive on water’s edge. No buff, broad body, no bowedwings on the bush-border ledge. Such bitterness—but then: wind blown over glass-bottle neck: bull of the bog’s booming call. Butea + taurus: hawk-bull: butorius, Botaurus. Low—slow—breeze bitten five kilometres away.The bullish call of theContinue reading “Bethany Mitchell: Hide”

Iain Britton: Hung Up

hung up by threads of luminous particles these eyes fossilised in rocktransfix the visitor to the jawline of a hill – yet no church sings no choir praisesi turn to a coded farewell practice that you should react to the wind’s howlingits free-spiritedness where once i called your daughter to live in the same paddocksameContinue reading “Iain Britton: Hung Up”

Roy Duffield: touch typing speed test

Roy Duffield Roy Duffield is the art editor over at Anti-Heroin Chic and a winner of the Robert Allen Micropoem Contest (2021). He somehow managed to con a first in creative writing out of Bath Spa University, and has even had the gall to return to the scene of the crime, this time in the skin ofContinue reading “Roy Duffield: touch typing speed test”