Poem of the Month
something seriously missing
I wouldn't choose
but you can see them
over their work,
checking it for all
pleasing their superiors with a
all pricks & thorns have been
for the safety and wellbeing
of the beholder.
they attend their training
their auditions, and they appear
perhaps teachers, or lawyers,
and now working into
their brief hobby...
Well, I wouldn't choose
but if I had a choice,
a dirty, stinking old man
chase away the
Peace & Freedom Volume 14, Number
1, edited by Paul Rance
A very busy millennium edition, featuring the winner
and runners up of the Trees and Flowers Poetry Competition, plus lots of
reviews, and a chance to win a lifetime subscription by spotting some millennium
£1.75 ($5) post paid from: Peace & Freedom,
17 Farrow Rd, Whaplode Drove, Spalding, Lincs, PE12 0TS, England.
The Art of Haiku 2000, edited by Gerald
If you've ever been interested in haiku, what the they,
where they came from, how to write one, or you want to read some, then this is
the publication for you! Not just haiku either, but senryu, tanka, haibun,
renga, sedoka, sijo, and related genres! All explained, with lots of examples. A
highly impressive publication.
£7.95 (£10 ex-UK) from: New Hope
International, 20 Werneth Avenue, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 5NL,
Data Dump 45, edited by Steve Sneyd
A four page listing
of sci-fi news. It's handwritten and not too easy to read! But if you like
sci-fi, then it could be useful.
70p ($2) from: Hilltop Press, 4 Nowell Place,
Almondbury, Huddersfield, W Yorks, HD5 8PB, England.
Handshake 2000, edited by John F
A bumper 6 page edition of the free sci-fi poetry
broadsheet. Loads of poems about millennium bugs in here!
SAE to John F Haines, 5 Cross Farm, Station Rd,
Padgate, Warrington, Cheshire, WA2 0QG, England.
Mysteries of the World, by Bidoche
into Hyper-Realist Poetry" 15 track CD of poetry buried deep in hypnotic
music. Special Effects galore!
$10 (Europe) $15 (Elsewhere) from: Invasion Records,
Dailles 22, 1752 Villars-sur-Glane, Switzerland.
World Under Control, by Trevor Hall & The Third
15 track CD featuring Trevor's catchy, well
structured pop songs. But sometimes needs an injection of
Price ? from: Obscure Delight, Hardwick Croft, Top
Common, East Runton, Norfolk, NR27 9PR, England.