Reader #8 – Jamie Thrasivoulou

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Reader 7: Dean Lilleyman and Beth Aveyard

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Reader #6: Keith Ford

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Reader #5: Raif Mansell

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Reader #4: Anna Wall

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Reader #3: Terence Corless

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Reader #2: Amy Victoria Gray

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Reader #1: Tom McColl

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3 poems by John D Robinson

THE FIRST VISIT Seeing him that first time, came as a real shock to me; as a 10 year old I expected to see him shaven-headed and wearing grey overalls with arrows printed all- over and maybe even chains and hand-cuffs, just like in the movies; and we waited anxiously, excitedly and then he appeared…

The Big Hand Job Literary Zine Anthology Launch

“Narrow alley buzz. It’s easy to talk. No glue of type. Difference = exchange.” –  Dean Lilleyman Hand Job zine is coming to an indefinite end. That’s the bad news. On the plus side though, we’ve got our Anthology to launch to celebrate this, which means… another infamous Hand Job zine party! The anthology and…

Digitally rendered by Simon Pinkerton

Digitally rendered One of many identical evenings I’m unsure about committing to, I’m sitting in a sticky bar wishing I had the money to live somewhere more pleasant. It’s the only bar in a nothing town full of pig-headed bald men and obese women, a town that doesn’t deserve a nice bar, and a town…

postcards of hitler by John Grochalski

postcards of hitler there are no postcards of hitler anywhere in berlin no images of him waving to his masses or sitting sober in a beer hall while hard-selling genocide hitler hocks no products in germany there’s no adolph selling coffee or coca-cola or those delicious ritter sport chocolates that they make with white chocolate…