SELECTED SUBMISSIONS FOR THE PURPLE BREAKFAST REVIEW ISSUE 8

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THE RESULTS ARE IN!

After a long and difficult (though thoroughly enjoyable) selection process, we are pleased to announce the selected submissions for the eighth edition of The Purple Breakfast Review!

Nightmares and Daydreams consists of eight poems and twelve pieces of prose which explore our fears and fantasies, each in their own utterly fascinating way!


Congratulations to:

POETRY

  • Across Time - Elodie Rose Barnes

  • And I Stare - Ben White

  • Drain Snake - Sophie Storm Killip

  • Dream Cycle - Caroline King

  • Observing Invisibles - Marianna Tsironi

  • Senses of Strangeness - Hanna Pape

  • The Game of Lives - Hannah Patient

  • Visions of Sleep Paralysis - Ceinwen E Cariad Haydon

PROSE

  • Burning Pines - Christopher Irvine

  • Creation - Alexis Burnett

  • Conversations with Ghosts - Louiselle Morris

  • In the Eye of the Beholder - Claire Miller

  • Insubstantiation - Bill Fear

  • Night Terrors - Sophie Jones

  • Phobovore - Patt Woods

  • Story Time - Amy Hartley

  • The Apatite Necklace - Gary McKay

  • The Midland Railroad - Nels Challinor

  • The Reading - Margaret Tadros

  • The Virtue of Fears - Ana Basu


We received an overwhelming amount of fantastic submissions (more than ever before!) and it was no easy feat curating the final list, so congratulations to everyone that made the cut.

The Purple Breakfast Review Issue 8: Nightmares and Daydreams will launch at our event, The Write Place, on the 28th of June 2019.

Find out more about the event here.