Review of 'Jiggle Sac'

Check out Judi Moore’s review of ‘Jiggle Sac’ by OU Poet, Sue Spiers. Click here.

OUP 199 out this week

A bumper edition of the Society’s workshop magazine will be arriving this week . Edited by Kimberley Pulling, the magazine contains 124 poems from its members. This includes poems undertaken at the Society’s annual writing weekend with tutor, Hilary Hares. The Editor’s choices are: Jacob Lund’sUs“, new member Rob Lowe’sThe Red Address Book” and Polly Stretton’sMake-up Bag“. Congratulations to all three! You can read these poems on the Editor’s Choice page.

Pushcart Prize Nominee

We’re delighted to announce that ‘Miscarried’ by OUPS member, Nigel Kent, has been nominated by Hedgehog Poetry Press for the 2020 Pushcart Prize, the literary prize for the best poetry, short story or ‘literary whatnot’ published by small presses in the previous year. ‘Miscarried’ was published in his first collection, Saudade, in October 2019.