Getting a Glimpse (Part Two)

We are sitting here enjoying The Small Publishers Fair, having some wonderful conversations and sending copies of Elbow Room off to new homes. But for those that can't make it to the fair (and for those that can) we thought we would share another glimpse inside our prize anthology.

For today then, here is an extract from one of our award winning poets, Dual by Maria Isakova Bennett.


    Reflections on work by Saloua Raouda Choucair

He sketches the first move, rotates clay,

eases out air. His fingers cast curves.


The form coils like a belt still warm from wearing.   

She traces the second move