Welcome to Litter, a magazine of contemporary poetry, which includes essays, reviews and visual art. It's been running since 2005, and will be updated regularly. Enjoy your visit.
Alan Baker, Editor
Review - "Claremont Road" by Paul Hawkins
Essay: The Making of a Gay Reader
Review: 'Archilochus on the Moon' by Simon Perril
from the Anglo Saxon
The Nine Herbs Charm: translated by Gavin Chapell
from the Old Norse
from The Saga of Hervor and Heidrek: translated by Gavin Chapell
Two poems: translated from the Italian by Roy Marshall
Two Dave Turnip poems
Poem - translated by Alistair Noon
Six new poems
Review of Ed Baker's "Stone Girl e-pic"
Article: the left-liberal bias in contemporary poetry
Review - 'Lever Arch' by Mark Burnhope
Review - ‘An Anatomy of Melancholy' by Tom Jenks
Poem read by Alan Baker - audio
Review - Petrarch tr. Hughes
Petrach's sonnets tr. Peter Hughes
Review - collections by Paul Sutton and Ian Seed
The Poetry of Theodore Enslin - special feature
Theodore Enslin in conversation
Review of Enslin's 'Nine', 'In Tandem', and "I, Benjamin"
Theodore Enslin reading his poetry - audio
Poems from Enslin's last book
The Poetry of Abdulkareem Kasid
Chinese Poets of the Tang Dynasty
Translations by Martin Stannard
Poem in audio
John Bloomberg-Rissman and Anne Gorrick
Extract from a sonnet sequence
Nicholas T. Spatofora
Review of "Silences: The Autobiography of Loss" by Eileen R. Tabios
Review of new collections by Kim Moore and Julie Mellor
Review of "Dante's Inferno" tr. Philip Terry
Review of "Wildlife" by Rupert Loydell
Robert Sheppard feature
Scott Thurston reviews "The Lores"
Alan Baker reviews "The Given"
New poems by Robert Sheppard