Jane Frank

Jane Frank

Art Lessons with Molvig I inhabit the frames in this room just as if I’m perched inside my father’s head, flitting from beneath the awning of the old school in cumulus sky to a parched Gayndah paddock – Santa Gertrudis bullocks at noon, mountains arched, rusty, a...
Yuan Changming

Yuan Changming

Megaphysics Few are really aware of …………….Such universes Existing beyond our own Even fewer of so many other versions …………….Of selfhood living In each of them, let alone This simple secret: At the depth of...
Emma Lee

Emma Lee

22 Reasons to be like Ariana 22 May 2017 a successful gig, singer leaves the stage elated, exhausted. Hugs her mother. 22 year old Salman Abedi, former member of the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group, walked to the arena. £22 was what his rucksack cost. He phoned his mum...
Sally Flint

Sally Flint

Cornered I set up on the corner where people from the big houses walk past. Before anyone raises a hand to hail a taxi I offer my services. One day I will own suits with sharp hemlines that don’t fray, and fine, woollen socks that won’t lose grip. Sometimes a customer...
Tom Cowin

Tom Cowin

Cafe Brutalism Oh, I can see you now. I can’t yet. Oh yes, there you are. it could have been ages ago and a dream inertia is constancy we could regulate a symptom with occasional days shall we have coffee here or go where there’s no background? I love the fuck-it of...
M.E. Muir

M.E. Muir

ON THE EXHIBITION OF ALMA TADEMA AT LEIGHTON HOUSE Barely the staircase Corinthian pillared would be brightening my mood on its gleamed ebony handrail with attendants hovering to protect your pictures for even the peacock does not lighten my fevered emotion. Would...