POETRY

SANDCASTLE VEINS
al.lucyna

Poetry from al.lucyna


Fall of the Berlin Wall - Attributed to Sue Ream

FICTION

LEAPING, 1989
Emma Venables

History in the making, she shouts into my ear. Her breath, or perhaps what she’s saying brings the hairs on the back of my neck to attention.


FEATURES

MY YEAR OF READING WOMEN
Dani McCarthy

As the stacks lay at my feet, it dawned on me that there was a theme. While some people prefer Russian or French literature, my collection had a commonality: most of my books had been written by men.



FICTION

IN ITALY WITH SEAN
Catherine Madden

Could it be that him being openly in love with another person means that I have to confront the fact that even though we love each other he is separate to me? Everybody I love is. Everybody is.


POETRY

AN ODE
Rachel Ferguson

Inspired by the humble easy peeler


Image from Amazon

POETRY

THREE POEMS
Sophie Putze

An Ode to Fleabag’, ‘Lungs’, and ‘Golden’


Image by Bruce Webber

FICTION

BOBCATS
James Tennent

“Bobcats are native here,” he heard someone say, a bush or two away, “at least they were. No one would have actually seen one for a good while.”