‘I’m a quiet person. But if you love me loud enough, I’d scream out love like the loudest sound.’
the short life series
(words and images © 2018 Ramon Loyola)
Thrilled that my essay on contemporary Filipino poetry is now published in Cordite Poetry Review Issue 85: Philippines! Honoured to be in very fine company! Grateful to Cordite Publishing Inc and editor/publisher Kent MacCarter for letting me become part of this awesome special issue.
Cover by Marikit Santiago | Coca-Colanised (2011) | oil and pyrography on found cardboard | 94cm x 128cm.
Thrilled to be the featured poet in Blank Rune Press‘ new mag, Husk#2! I’ve never been featured like this before, so am stoked.
(Photo courtesy of Valli Poole, poet/editor/publisher at Blank Rune Press.)
The Vagabond Press dB3 series is coming in March 2018! Superbly curated and edited by Michelle Cahill and Dimitra Harvey. I’m so stoked to be part of it (with my title, The Measure of Skin) that I created this colourful poster for it. Pre-order your copies now (books will be shipped around the end of March) here:
‘full house’ is one of my favourite pieces in my first-ever poetry collection, not poems, just words. it’s filled with truths and the tentative presence of memory.
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