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A Travelling Life: Dorothy Richardson’s Eighteenth-Century Manuscript Travel Journals

Duplicate publication from the John Rylands Research Institute blog. I was Early Career Visiting Research Fellow at the Rylands in winter/spring this year, and this is what I was up … Continue reading

July 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Cairn Almanac published by Hesterglock Press

Delighted that my volume of shepherd-cycle pastoral-georgics, Cairn Almanac, has come out with Hesterglock Press! With pictures! (of the ‘Knowledge Quarter’ in construction, c. 2015). Buy it here & get sent … Continue reading

May 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Summer Scrapbook & Sheffield Shanty in Colorado Review

Late last year two longish poems of mine, ‘Summer Scrapbook (pts. 2 & 3)’ and ‘Sheffield Shanty’, appeared in the Fall/Winter 2016 issue of Colorado Review. Many thanks to poetry … Continue reading

January 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Shortlisted for the Periplum Open Book Competition 2016

My full-length manuscript, Cairn Almanac, has been shortlisted for the Periplum Open Book Competition 2016, alongside what looks like some other great MSs, from the snippets available to read on … Continue reading

December 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

‘Peak Time’ in Epizootics! Issue 1

A recent poem, ‘Peak Time’, was included in Epizootics! Issue 1, an excellent new ‘Online Journal for the Contemporary Animal’ concerned with ‘the anthropocene, the post-human, the ecocritical, the phenomenological, the … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Contribution to Landscaping Change anthology

Back in March I took part in the ace conference Landscaping Change, held at Bath Spa and organised by Sam Walton. I talked about some haphazard ‘field work’ I’d done … Continue reading

August 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

A little sound in DATABLEED

A sonnet mash-up of Sidney, Shakespeare and a scientific text about internal parasites, mmmmm, in DATABLEED, purveyors of ‘visceral ephemera’:

July 6, 2016 · Leave a comment