THE JOY OF FEELING
a sociopath walks into group therapy and meets a narcissist.
THE REHABILITATION OF SNAILS
(available from Prole Books - issue 20)
one backstreet surgeon in a dystopian society, one unusual client that
changes his cynical view... Oh, and snails.
8 PIECES OF A PERSON
in the middle of the apocalypse, one boy is trying to find the girl he
time steals everything... and so do magpies.
A SLOW DROWNING AND THEN A LEAP
you can't save everyone from drowning, especially when you're just a kid.
IN THE ABSENCE OF EYES
'the year my daughter lost her eyes was the year the cat came'...
a black and white photograph brings back colourful memories.
OXYGEN / SCENE SETTING / STARS
three very different takes on the theme 'atmosphere'.
(pages 27 & 28)
THE GIRL WITH CRIMSON HAIR
a dark and bloody fairytale - just the way we like them!
how would you put a broken man back together?
'I remember the plants in the Devil’s kitchen'...
through her senses, one woman tries to rediscover her sense of self.
paradise is paradise, right? No matter what washes up on its shores.
OTHER BITS 'N' PIECES
a poem about eating people. Obviously.
a poem that swaps the Underworld for the Underground (after the tragedy of 7/7).