£4.99 (Digital Edition) Preview and Buy Now. ‘Through photography I have sought to explore the space between the finite and the infinite. For me, infrared photography is on the borderline, the veil between the known and the unknown … a search for what is beyond the doorway of perception. What draws me—what speaks to me—is […]
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For the next issue, Long Exposure is opening up submissions to fiction, specifically very short fiction of 700 words or less. In previous issues we explored traditional short forms such as the haiku (Issue 2), and how an economy of language and sharpness of observation can heighten the impact on the reader by using a […]
Long Exposure, Issue 3 is now available!
‘Judy Kendall employs her poetry to articulate a connection with the land, how the tactile and physical work of maintaining a garden, and the attention this requires, can be channeled into poetry, and may in fact embody the same characteristics.’
Bio: an’ya is the haigo (haiku nom de plume) of Andja Petrovic. an’ya loosely translates to “a peaceful light in the moonless night.”
Submissions are now open for our third issue! So far, the magazine has been fortunate enough to engage with and publish fascinating collaborations between creative writing and the visual arts, and we continue our interest in this type of project, whatever media is involved. We are always open to new projects being brought to our […]
The new edition of Long Exposure Magazine is ready! Featuring an internationally diverse range of creative work in a variety of forms. Access it here: http://joom.ag/g6Ob Please enjoy the issue and share! Support Long Exposure on social media: Facebook: Long Exposure Magazine Twitter: @longexposuremagazine
The second issue of Long Exposure Magazine will be made available online from this Friday, 19th June. The edition is focused on a variety of eastern poetic and artistic forms, and features the collaborative work of Ron Rosenstock and Gabriel Rosenstock, combining haiku and photography, a sequence based on the art of Hiroshige, several examples […]
But the house’s heart is dark and sweet
with sage and lavender, with the scent of grass and lake
protecting its guests from the hot wind, the drought,
and the smoke to the water’s edge.
foirfe amach is amach – ciúnas an laindéir ar a chrúca utterly perfect – the silence of a lantern on its hook Gabriel Rosenstock (Composition in Irish Gaelic and English) まこと見事な― フックにかかった ランプの沈黙 Mariko Sumikura (Japanese Translation)
Provisional cover for the upcoming issue, featuring Haiga art work by Gabriel Rosenstock and Ion Codrescu. Submissions for our Eastern poetic forms specialism as well as other textual and visual work remain open. See our submissions guidelines for further details.
A high vantage point; The sea’s sheet of blue linen Stretched between sparse trees.
Waves within earshot; Often, at the end of land We find belonging. Haiku and photography by Daniel Williams.
The Haiku Edition The Haiku has become a widely used daily exercise to keep us working with language, its syllabics offering the challenge of condensing and paring back an observation or train of thought to its essentials. It is also a form which connects with common place or spontaneous observations, such as those on a […]
The lighthouse suggests; A shoreline’s solidity, The firmness of stone. Photography and Haiku by Daniel Williams.
The slow tide recedes; A network of arteries, The light’s lasting print. Haiku and photography by Daniel Williams.
Personal effects repatriated jumble remains remaindered Part of Long Exposure’s ‘Looking Back’ project for National Poetry Day. Bio: Tracey Walsh has recently had work featured in Long Exposure. She tells us about the background to this poem: Walter Walker (an uncle of my dad, also Walter Walker) enlisted in the army in 1915, aged 17 […]
Webbed garden spider strung badminton net fashion your luncheon is served Bio: Tracey Walsh has been enjoying life since early retirement in 2013. Indulging a lifelong love of crime fiction by starting a book review blog, she has also discovered a new interest in photographing local Lancashire countryside and wildlife. This is Tracey’s first attempt at […]
As the street dies down, The sea hones in on slick stones; It was always there. Photography and Haiku by Daniel Williams.
His oar dips and turns, Measuring the water’s pulse; A sketched line of light. Photography by Kathryn Colling. Haiku by Daniel Williams.
A stretch of colour,Anchored through light and water;Doubled then dissolved. Haiku and photography by Daniel Williams.
Haiku is an ancient Japanese poetic form, yet through its characteristics it continues to be suited to contemporary poetry. There are several reasons for this lasting relevance. One, the haiku is grounded in compression, and an economy of the language used. Every word is made to carry weight, and must subsequently add to the piece […]