Happy New Year! I thought you might enjoy something mellow today, after the excesses of Christmas and New Year, and what better way to ease yourself into 2018 than with a new mixtape of reggae tunes?


When I sat down to write this latest blog update, I did so thinking that 2017 has been a quiet year for me as a writer, but it was actually anything but! In terms of writing, I haven’t spent anything like enough time on new work – the vast majority of the poems I’ve drafted […]

A few pointers for anyone considering setting up their own online literary journal.

A review of Stephen Daniels’ debut pamphlet, ‘Tell Mistakes I Love Them’.

A bit of a round-up for this blog piece. You may have read an earlier article on here where I wrote about putting my first manuscript together. Well, the great news is that I finished doing that by the end of January and sent it out to a few poet friends to give me their […]

I hadn’t realised until last week that it’s been about a year since I last posted a mixtape. So without further ado, here’s volume 11. It’s another grab-bag of my favourite tunes, covering a real span of genres. Look out for old favourites like Toots & the Maytals and Al Green alongside Phantom Limb, The […]

Dirty cash money.