Issue 4, Summer 2018


Undone 2017, Oil on Canvas | by Blanche Ellis


Letter to a Young Poet, by Matthew Caley




Catherine Pond
Bare Earth

Dorothea Lasky
The School

Dominic Leonard
Watching a murmuration on the banks of the Arno I sat down and wept

Will Harris
Air Freshener
I leave you at your work

Christine De Luca

Dominic Hale
Opt Song

Alan Gilbert
Selfie in a Convex Mirror

Adam Crothers
Ulster Poet

Katrin Ottarsdóttir
Translated by Matthew Landrum & Sámal Soll
Check Mate
13 Years

Lynn Melnick
The Odyssey
Epigenetic Change
We’d Like to Know a Little Bit About You for Our Files

Calum Rodger
Northern Lights

Brandon Kreitler
Great Uncle

Rickey Laurentiis
Vulnerability, or ‘Riding with Death’

Rebecca Tamás
sad feelings

Nick Nack Melville

Jennifer Wong
Chung Klu Love Story
Diary of a Miu Miu Salesgirl

Rowan Mitton

Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated by Colin Bramwell
Auld-farrant Boss o Apollo

Mikey Swanberg
Basic Pool Maintenance
Intermediate Pool Maintenance
Advanced Pool Maintenance

Rebecca Watts

George Kovalenko
Meditation with [A Dishwasher] Inside It

Susannah Dickey
remove the oboe and the joy would follow

Ali Lewis
The Past

Harry Giles
Inga raeds a airticle about the lights
A alt-arkaeolochist visits wi Soo
Soo dreams

Sarah Fletcher
Blue & Typhoid Mary

Ciaran Berry

Jennifer Franklin
Mourning Mother, Greek Exhibit
What We Have

Alex MacDonald
Gigantic Days


Dance Series: Shine, 2017, Indian Ink | by Blanche Ellis




Charlotte Hammond
The Inversion

Rebecca Gould
The Breakdown of Love

Thomas Clark
Till Houletgless an the Soond o Money

Dalena Storm

Tess Walsh
Moose Burgers

Rebecca Birrell
Room 60


Furl, 2017, Oil on Floor Board | by Blanche Ellis




Jack Belloli
on Toby Martinez de las Rivas’s Black Sun

Rachel Martinez Hall
on Diane Atkinson’s Rise Up, Women!:
The Remarkable Lives of the Suffragettes

Suzannah V. Evans
on Ali Smith’s Winter

Zein Sa’dedin
on Chen Chen’s When I Grow Up
I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities

Annie Rutherford
on Gershom Scholem’s Greetings from Angelus

Jack Baker
on The Caught Habits of Language: An Entertainment
for W. S. Graham for Him Having Reached One Hundred

Jenna Rogers
on Mohsin Hamid’s Exit West

John Burnside
on William Brewer’s I Know Your Kind


Undone 2017, Oil on Canvas | by Blanche Ellis

Acknowledgements & Thanks

The Editors