A Poem: Patti’s Still Got It by Matthew J. Hall

the water under pero’s bridge was still, as was the city during its best hour on a sunday morning she was playing a tin whistle you couldn’t get away with calling it music but the sounds were far from unpleasant Read more ›

2015 BPP Poetry Chapbook Winner: Pigeons and Peace Doves by Matthew J. Hall

By now, you’ll be well aware that Pigeons and Peace Doves, my latest poetry chapbook has been published by Blood Pudding Press. You can purchase it directly from the Blood Pudding Press Etsy shop, where you’ll also find many other hand-crafted Read more ›

Poetry, Prose and Performance: Bristol, a Literary Hub

This is a special post for Screaming with Brevity; written about and for my fellow writers, right here in Bristol, UK. For this is where I now live and write and recently have started to discover that interwoven amongst the Read more ›