“I love to work with language that forces me to choose the most powerful way to express what I feel in the fewest words…” Esther Phillips, our February Poet of the Month, in conversation with Jamie Osborn.Read More
Esther Phillipsâ€™ publications include â€˜When Ground Doves Flyâ€™ (Ian Randle Publishers, 2003) and â€˜The Stone Gathererâ€™ (Peepal Tree Press, 2009). Her poems appear in several anthologies, and her work has recently been recorded for the Poetry Archive, UK. She is a Sunday columnist of the Nation Newspaper and editor of Bim: Arts for the 21st Century. She is founder of Writers Ink Inc. as well as the Bim Literary Festival & Book Fair.
“So when the wolf/ rips the night open…/you deny, you deny,/you deny.” Poem of the Week (February 24), by Esther Phillips.Read More
Match 2 in the opening round of The Missing Slate’s Poetry World Cup.Read More
“…in this tiny tumble-down dwelling,/ small village children stood, not on a bare/ dirt-floor, but tiptoe at the rim of the world.” By Esther Phillips, part of our Caribbean writers feature.Read More