Davide wrote a little poem about the beauty of hopelessness.
writing challenge: A bus ride
Davide tried to write something during a bus ride. Whatever the outcome, he must publish it
A Hopeless Venture – A Story
Davide tries to write a poetry style story.
Song: Paradise Lost
Davide presents a collaborative song about love and hope.
Poetry about graves and who should attend them.
The Wastelands of Brotherhood (Videogames and Poetry)
Flame talks of a game that's been on his mind a lot and how it's important to let go notions of 'high art' when producing poetry.
Defense against Speech Acts (Pragmatics and Poetry)
Flame explains how language works like magic (more than you'd think!) and introduces the blackest of all black magic: Pragmatics. He also plugs a play he's putting on this weekend!
Guest Entry: Setting Yourself Up To Write
Igor Bunjevac, currently studying Creative Writing, returns to share some ideas about building writing habits.
The love of never finishing / Sons of Sailors
Davide is giving some insight as to why he can never finish thi
Yearly Themes – What the Pandemic Taught Me
Flame breaks his radiosilence in a brief piece about how he plans to look at 2021 going forward.
Reflections of the Past – What the Pandemic has me thinking about
Davide engages with the idea of tackling the past, projecting yourself into others and the errors that come along with.
Guest Entry: An Etymological Meditation: Humoristic-anguished essay in a register poetico et eleganti
Where does the word 'poetry' come from? This and a lot more is explored by Valère Gaube in a beautiful mixture of poetry, prose and philosophy.
Creation of Angst.
Davide tries to make sense of this dreadful feeling.
Guest Entry: Criminals
Abel Lovasz shares a short poem about the essence of being human, perhaps?
Guest Entry: An Emerald Reflection (Short Story)
Sheena Shah shares a story she wrote a few months ago and explains how it relates to our current experience of the world.