Back to normal after the WORK issue (so popular that editing it has been very hard work for me).

Another theme issue will happen fairly soon - but I'm not yet quite sure what it will be.

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P.S. The slim pamphlet Animals Like Reading is still available to buy, and would make an excellent present for the intelligent child in your life.

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.