ONCE by Catherine Gander

ONCE by Catherine Gander

ONCE sunlight splashed like wine across our table where you knelt at work on crayon glyphs announcing your creations two by two Spiral! Spiral! Words turning to songbirds in your mouth dancing helix to my ear one sparrow then a second lifting in defiance of the arrow...
The Anatomy of an Art Student by Callum James

The Anatomy of an Art Student by Callum James

(click on each image to enlarge)    Callum James is a book-dealer with a specialisation in queer literature. He grew up on an island and still lives near the sea. He writes about landscape, magic and trauma. His poetry has appeared, among other places, in Magma,...
Untitled (Bible cut-up) by Dave Hubble

Untitled (Bible cut-up) by Dave Hubble

  The locusts have no king they wandered about in sheepskins speckled and spotted among the goats They were stoned hills melted like wax mountains skipped like rams And the pots, and the shovels, and the snuffers, and the spoons they gathered the quails quails...
Muntjac by Helen Pletts and Romit Berger

Muntjac by Helen Pletts and Romit Berger

Helen Pletts (www.helenpletts.com) (Instagram @helen.pletts) Working collaboratively on Word & Image (published exclusively by www.inksweatandtears.co.uk) with Romit Berger, illustrator, since 2012. Helen’s poetry was longlisted for The Rialto Nature and Place...