Constant Flux: Rachel Long talks to Ali Lewis

AL: Hi Rachel. How are you? What poetry has been seeing you through these difficult times?  RL: Throughout early-to-mid lockdown I couldn’t read a thing. That’s never happened before. I’ve …

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Hannah Lowe She brought me a glass of orange squash each morning and hers was the strong soothing hand that led me to school, and left me skipping or hop-scotching …

Poetry London Prize 2020: Highly Commended

Luke Allan Mantelpiece with Bananas Sometimes a great boredom comes over me when I am naked. Standing at the window watching a man fasten his daughter into the plastic bike-seat, …

Poetry London Prize 2020: 3rd PRIZE

S. Niroshini Letters to Sunny Leone i. Dear Sunny, I want to explain to you how I lost track of my body. Or rather, how I lost the sense that …

Poetry London Prize 2020: 1st PRIZE

Eleanor Penny Winter, a biography I’ll admit I was raised in a red house by a woman with red hands on a bare hill, where birds walked on the ground …