‘The richness of this book lies not in any one person’s contribution, but in the fertile space between them – between word and image, between languages, between word and silence, between landscape and light.’
Long Exposure Magazine has now been publishing for 2 years!
Long Exposure Magazine is now offering feedback and guidance on a selection of your poetry.
Further opportunities at Long Exposure Magazine.
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!
Helen Ivory is a poet and assemblage/collage artist. Her fourth Bloodaxe Books collection is ‘Waiting for Bluebeard’. She edits the webzine Ink Sweat & Tears, and is Course Director and teaches for the UEA/ WCN creative writing programme. A collaborative Tarot pack with the artist Tom de Freston is forthcoming from Gatehouse Press in Winter 2015, and a book of collage cut-up poems from Knives Forks and Spoons Press in Spring 2016.
‘…part parody…and part sincere aesthetic rooted in dualism.’
An Art Manifesto for the Disenchanted.
I champion the broken things: Old-town busted concrete aprons In front of renamed stores. The quiet, soft, lurking decay Slowly overcoming the catalogs left On the floor of the abandoned ranch. This is the straightening of the line: The gentle, slow return to mean as “New” and “improved” fade.
Through the mountain roads,Cloud leans above the hill’s slope,Merging blue, white, green. Haiku and photography by Daniel Williams.