My review of Trafika Europe's Polish issue, Polish Nocturne is now live on Sabotage Reviews. What's not clear from the review is how I intended to concentrate purely on the poetry in the volume, but after starting to read the opening piece by Wiesław Myśliwski, ‘A Treatise on Shelling Beans’ I couldn't hold back. I… Continue reading Review: Trafika Europe, ‘Polish Nocturne’
This month I took a sturdy look at Robert Fitterman's No, Wait. Yep. Definitely Still Hate Myself. published by Ugly Duckling Presse. I'm no stranger to experimental writing; with interests in postmodern and ergodic literature (as well as a blossoming interest in asemic poetry), but I'd never come across anything like NWDSHM. You'll note from the review that… Continue reading Review: ‘No, Wait. Yep. Definitely Still Hate Myself.’ by Robert Fitterman.
Over the last month or so I've had the pleasure of reading and reviewing David Attwooll & Andrew Walton's 'Ground Work' for Sabotage Reviews. When I say 'I had the pleasure of' I don't mean it in the gentle-mannered etiquette sense, I mean I really really really enjoyed it. Really really really. The full review… Continue reading Review: ‘Ground Work’ by David Attwooll & Andrew Walton
Booooooooooooooooooooom! Yep, it's up, and the lovely editor has given it good prune and has made it look very presentable! I know I say it in the review but I want to say it again... Inky Fingers is a truly fantastic Open Mic event, I was overwhelmed on my first visit and remember walking home… Continue reading Inky Fingers Open Mic Review Now Up on Sabotage