Waiting Room – Poppy Cockburn

Waiting Room is the new pamphlet from London-based poet and writer Poppy Cockburn. Through interweaving references to the natural world, Waiting Room explores the emotional tension between human connections made, almost made and lost. With bold lyricism and touches of dark humour, Waiting Room shines a light on what it means to connect with someone, …

Melatonin Spring Collection – Aaron Kent

Aaron Kent is a poet and publisher from Cornwall, currently living in Wales, where he runs the poetry press Broken Sleep Books. Aaron is a working-class writer, and particularly wants to advocate for more working-class voices in literature. In Melatonin Spring Collection, Aaron deftly explores the emotional landscapes of fatherhood, convalescence and what it means to …

Suburban Outpost Burning – James Appleyard

James Appleyard is a London-based poet and writer. His work has appeared in numerous publications including Aesthetica Magazine and has been anthologised by Medusa's Laugh Press.   Suburban Outpost Burning is simultaneously a mediation on loss and a celebration of life. These poems peel away the emotional resonances of grief to reveal its surprisingly life affirming essence. …