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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Two new magazines: The Black Market Re-View and Card Alpha (and Robert Hampson interview)

Black Market Re-view is edited exclusively by Creative Writing undergraduate and postgraduate students at Edge Hill University. The previous incarnation, Black Market Review, is no longer available online.

See here: for the current edition.

Editor: Luke Thurogood

Poetry Editor: Sarah Billington

​Fiction Editor: Laura Tickle

Artwork and Photography Editor: Bill Bulloch

This issue includes an interview with Robert Hampson about Seaport and a bonus poem by Daniele Pantano. My Ship of Fools pamphlet with Hampson, Liverpool Hugs and Kisses is available here.

AND a new promising innovative POETRYmagazine, Card Alpha, is starting up and is looking for work: at

The editor is Adam Hampton.

I'm pleased to say I've taught all five of these editors, and they've all appeared on Pages: see the general link here and find their work and poetics from the listed links. They are all good writers.