Ridden with writer's block, a novelist is shown a vast world of inspiration in Kirstie Smith's magical short story. Illustration by Michael Hirshon.
Miki Byrne's poem attempts to get inside the hearts and minds of those who are forced from their own countries. Illustration by Podessto.
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A poem by Frankie Kennedy, suggesting that the exploration of fellow humankind is often the greatest form of travel. Illustration by Dave Hänggi.
Kirsty Logan's flash fiction piece celebrates oddity and individuality during those times we most try to hide it. Illustration by Tahel Maor.
Sharon Black's poem considers the humble stone and its ability to tell its story through shape and form. Illustration by Stu Loxley.
Two men find themselves in a slow race against time as they hang 80 floors above ground in Thomas Chadwick's short story. Illustration by Joseph William.
Roddy Williams' poem provides a surreal metaphor for the effects of the working week and its division from the weekend. Illustration by Nader Sharaf.
Inspired by his resurgence from a tough period, Kieran Cottrell's poem articulates the transformative effects of love. Illustration by Leib Chigrin.
A work colleague who withdraws into his imagination causes a destructive effect in Michael Hitchins' short story. Illustration by Adam Batchelor.
Travelex and Penguin have teamed up to create a brand new competition that looks to unearth the next great travel writer. Deadline: February 5th 2017.
An explosive poem by Sophie Clarke about waking up one morning and feeling completely and utterly alive. Illustration by Tanja Székessy.
Ben Whitfield's short story follows the life and deaths of Michael Finch, a normal individual with a remarkable gift. Illustration by Zach Meyer.
With a new year just days away, there are now only four weeks left to submit your poems and short stories to our next issue on the theme of ‘Future’.
Louise Green's poem depicts hope as a magical coat, acting as a metaphor for anyone who survives hostile times. Illustration by Slava Nesterov.