Two poems by Peter Daniels

Regulars Tonight we go through to the small back room hung with wrestling posters, plastic vegetables and salami. It’s cosy here, warm at least, away from the street. Nearer the kitchen, source of heat, food and argument; nearer the toilets. Catch a lime-scented disinfectant that sanctifies the smell of drains. Up there on a ceiling from the surface of the moon, the humming fluorescent tubes … Continue reading Two poems by Peter Daniels

Three collage poems by Helen Ivory

        Helen Ivory is a poet and assemblage artist. Her fourth Bloodaxe Books collection is the semi-autobiographical Waiting for Bluebeard (May 2013). She has co-edited with George Szirtes In Their Own Words: Contemporary Poets on their Poetry (Salt 2012). She edits the webzine Ink Sweat and Tears and is tutor and Course Director for the new UEA/Writers Centre Norwich online creative writing … Continue reading Three collage poems by Helen Ivory