by Charlie Fabre I had a lovely chat with Jimmy Bowman, host of People’s Poetry Podcast to discuss all things poetry, from his own, to teaching it, and where he thinks the future of poetry lies.
While we adjust back to our busy, chaotic and fast paced lives post-lockdown, there doesn’t always seem to be time to sit and write. It sometimes feels as if we have to snatch the hours of the day which allow us to be creative instead of them being easily accessible
by Adrienne Rozells This piece was part of our short list but was no longer able to be published for exterior reasons, so we have instead included it on the blog. Consider this a sneak peek to Issue 2!
by Özge Lena As part of our collection of work submitted to the blog due to being overqualified for Swim Press’ issue, we have a poem pertaining to the theme of bodies.
by Chella Courington We got a few submissions from writers we deem overqualified for publication in Swim Press, but we want to share their work anyway! We hope you enjoy this small collection of flash fiction.
by Wayne McCray Here at Swim Press we celebrate new writers with very little publications under their belt. But we also want to make space for more seasoned authors here on the blog. We received this piece in our inbox on the theme of Bodies and we couldn’t resist. tw: mention of rape
Another example of an interpretation of our theme ‘bodies’ about the human body and the larger body of forest and home
The theme for our second issue is Bodies… Here’s a piece of creative writing of how you could interpret the theme
By Rebecca Lockwood A piece of prose poetry by our co-founder Rebecca!