Tag Archives: Creative writing

Rabbit Stew by Robin Marchal

Rabbit Stew. Slightly pink and slightly white Tender to taste, in texture light, I’m moved to the greens of our Uni acres Where bunny white tails, pert creators, Scurry right and left and straight ahead To their burrows and safety … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Time-bomb by Emily Townsend

Look – it’s me again Churning the barrels of time like an ancient clockwork mouse Dickory, Cinderella, Midnight’s fresh air bounds me to a staple, a house A glass slipper shimmering in a Dorset window, Fitting only one perfect in … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Writers at Essex: Anna Barham, Carrie Topley and Philip Terry

On Tuesday 23 October, the Center for Creative Writing, held the first of the Writers at Essex events for this academic year. Graphology artist Anna Barham performed Slick Flection (2012) which draws on language to describe tap dancing steps. The performance … Continue reading

Posted in Art Exchange, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

WRITERS AT ESSEX

The Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies at the University of Essex is organising a series of events that might be of interest to all creative writers and otherwise. WRITERS AT ESSEX is a platform which allows authors to come to Essex … Continue reading

Posted in From Your Editors | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Saint by Ngoyan Anne Cheung

From my ancient grave I rise. My era has long ago passed. I wander with a pair of widened eyes, Trying to look for sites of the past. There stands nothing but edifices of stone. Not a flashing shadow of … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Eradication by Amal Audeh

The crowd is broken ashes of time Where sits A wordless feeling of mechanical insignificance It weeps forms of uninterested nakedness Of voices among minus realities And an overflow Of the pale possibility of echoes Of exhausted questions They roll … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Mr. Monogamy by Grace Dashwood

You came into my life, as if out of the blue, Always around yet now strangely new, As if for the first time I notice your eyes, As you look at me promising truth in your lies.   Your smile … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , , | 3 Comments