Poems from “Venus in Pink Marble” by Gaynor Kane

  Window weather The Icelanders have a word that means just that.A murky day that you know is betterenjoyed from the comfort of a window seat;soft mizzle cleansing leaves shiny and bright. When webs become crystal dreamcatchers,or perfect drops form on the telephone linesand slide slowly down like the oilon the wire of the indoor [...]

Poems from “Some Lives” by Leeanne Quinn

Poems from “Some Lives” by Leeanne Quinn

Cave of the Firbolg  (Nano Reid, oil on board) Not even a trespass of sky to compromise the dark  where blood beats in the body of the heart.  Nobody thinks, Why do we do this?  The nervous system ferries its thin shards of glass  down among the clay, where the blunt flint of the soul [...]

Celebrating the launch of ‘Gold Friend’ 2020

This film includes a sound adaption of 'Nocturne for Voices One and Two" by Una Lee, a talk by Salma Ahmad Caller about the art for 'Gold Friend' and 'A Hierarchy of Halls', and the art that you can see on this site every time you click in. The piece is called 'Making Den of [...]

‘Gold Friend’ (Turas Press, 2020) 💛

‘Gold Friend’ (Turas Press, 2020) 💛

  Gold Friend was launched on September the 8th 2020. This film includes a sound adaption of 'Nocturne for Voices One and Two" by Una Lee, a talk by Salma Ahmad Caller about the art for 'Gold Friend' and 'A Hierarchy of Halls', and the art that you can see on this site every time [...]

“Womanhood” and other poems by Amara George Parker

womanhood womanhood did not sneak up on me when my thighs were stained with first blood that arrived so unexpected so connecting it didn’t happen when hormones sprouted lumps and bumps that others stared at and touched it was not given to me nor did I grab it in the first instance of fucking or [...]