26 members’ news – April

Sidekick Books, the press I co-run, has been nominated for the Saboteur Awards in the Most Innovative Publisher and Best Anthology categories. Votes are open till May 9th and there are many wonderful novellas, collections, pamphlets and wildcards to choose from. You can browse and vote here: https://www.saboteurawards.org

Kirsten Irving


I entered the Contemporary Verse 2 annual competition: 48 hours to write a poem including ten words emailed at midnight, Winnipeg time. The weekend’s other engagement was heart surgery. I wrote the poem on the ward on Saturday evening and dispatched it 22:44. Next day, the operation was cancelled.

Aiden Baker

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