We're pleased to announce that Issue 4 is now with the printers! This issue, on the theme 'borders and bridges', features poetry and prose by: Allen Ashley, Anne Ballard, Zeina Hashem Beck, Clare Best, Penny Boxall, Jo Brandon, Gemma Bristow, C.M. Buckland, Gareth Culshaw, Gram Joel Davies, Kitty Donnelly, Roger Elkin, Robert Etty, Chris Hardy, Ramona Herdman, Matt Howard, Pamela Johnson, Anthony Lawrence, Marion Leeper, Sarah Mnatzaganian, Nora Nadjarian, James Richards, Hans Sahl (translated by Ruth Ingram), C.I. Selkirk, Laila Sumpton and J.S. Watts.
The cover art is a hand-coloured collagraph print by Viv Styles, produced as part of the Trios project, a collaboration between photographers, poets and artists. The work was inspired by Gram Joel Davies' poem 'A lonely man whose friend is the horizon', included in this issue of The Fenland Reed.
Issue 4 will shortly be available to order from the website: see the Subscriptions page for more information.