Issue 86, May 2019

OWP cover art issue 86

Cover art by Graham Higgins, inspired by images from the poems in issue 86.

Here is a list of the poets and their poems:

Josie Alford: An Awfully Big Adventure;
Widemouth Bay
David Ball: The Diaries;
The Professional Writer
Ciaran Buckley: The footsteps;
The last god to leave
Louisa Campbell: Does it Jiggle?;
Exhibition
Kitty Coles: Collared Dove;
Kew;
Submersion;
Wasting
Claire Crowther: Sibyl at the School Gate;
Street Masters of Edinburgh
Elaine Dunn: Connoisseur of puddles;
Rosemary
Jackie Fellague: Carpe Diem;
Going over the mountain
Robert Hamberger: Blue wallpaper
Robin Houghton: Seeing the Small Picture;
Statistics;
The Metallurgy of Eddie Van Halen
Eve Jackson: From the Back Seat;
Paths
Peter Kenny: Thunderstruck
L Kiew: Bam;
The magic pudding;
Joe;
Undine
Michael Laskey: I gave her a pound;
Look-out;
1950;
Out;
What to Expect When You
Become a Window
Alan Lock: The Obvious room;
Together
Katerina Neocleous: After Beatrice
John Newson: Snow;
Towan Beach
Stuart Pickford: The Problem with Blue
Roddy Williams: The Coping Head