|Many thanks to
Rosie Miles for doing such a fine job
editing May Snakeskin. It's packed
full of good things. 'Breathe' worked well
as a theme.
No more themes for a while, I think. Just
poems on any subject, in any style, sent in
the body of an email to
If you want to know what a poetry editor's
life is like, take a look at the editorial
Rosie wrote for the current issue.
For details of the editor's latest collection, Old
and Bookish, please click on the cover
Two blog posts may be of
interest to potential contributors to Snakeskin
The first, on "How
Snakeskin Works", explains the simple
procedure by which contributions are selected for
a month's issue.
The second, called "Don't"
offers some tips to novice poets, detailing a few
of the things that might make an editor take
against your work.