A Little Touch of Cliff in the Evening (New Writing Scotland 30)

A Little Touch of Cliff in the Evening (New Writing Scotland 30)

By: Zoe Strachan (editor), Carl MacDougall (editor)Paperback

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New Writing Scotland is the principal forum for poetry and short fiction in Scotland today. Every year it publishes the very best from both emerging and established writers, and lists many of the leading literary lights of Scotland among its past (and present) contributors. New Writing Scotland 30: A Little Touch of Cliff in the Evening is the latest collection of excellent contemporary literature, drawn from a wide cross-section of Scottish culture and society, and includes new work by - among many others - Lin Anderson, Ron Butlin, Valerie Gillies, Alasdair Gray, Andrew Greig, Agnes Owens, and the Glasgow comic-book duo metaphrog.

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Contents

Jane Alexander ... Time-Keeping in Public Places Amy Anderson ... Rhiannon Lin Anderson ... Saving Mr Ugwu Neal Ascherson ... Lugless Will Rachelle Atalla ... In the City Jean Atkin ... Mattie White Colin Begg ... The Sustainable Glasgow Initiative Richard Bennett ... Heron Angela Blacklock-Brown ... Home Economics Jane Bonnyman ... Her Sunglasses Laura Brown ... Far From Home Ron Butlin ... The Gondolas of South Bridge / Going Brueghel in Edinburgh / Absolution on the Edinburgh City Bypass / The Juggler of Greyfriars Kirkyard Darci Bysouth ... Purple Martin Maoilios Caimbeul ... Urnaigh eile Lorna Callery ... Prelude to 24-hour Alcohol Licensing / Pigeon With Warburtons Jim Carruth ... Being Human / old collie Regi Claire ... Flight A. C. Clarke ... Appearances / Magdalene Stewart Conn ... Interloper / In the Garden / Knowing the Code / On the Viaduct Richard Cook ... Lighthouse Kiera Docherty ... My Grandfather's Chest Sylvia Dow ... A Little Touch of Cliff in the Evening Ever Dundas ... Pure Jonathan Falla ... The Fire of the Divine Carol Farrelly ... Light Moves Like Water Vicki Feaver ... Dies Irae Cath Ferguson ... An End to Stupit Questions Jim Ferguson ... Battered Auld Clock Valerie Gillies ... A Northern Parula Blown to the Hebrides Lesley Glaister ... Hero Pippa Goldschmidt ... Chile 1989 Alasdair Gray ... Midgieburgers Andrew Greig ... Holly, 1969 Brian Hamill ... After the Night Patrick Holloway ... A Nearly Poem About a Nearly Death Alison Irvine ... Nightcalls Brian Johnstone ... Tree Surgeons Russell Jones ... The Flat Opposite / Down on the Beach Eleanor Livingstone ... Gravity / Belasitsa, 1014 Alison Lumsden ... Harvest Padraig MacAoidh ... An t-Adhlacair / Histoire de la folie a l'age classique Katy McAulay ... Beating Alistair McDonald ... Cartoon MacGillivray ... If Ye Ken Stone Lindsay Macgregor ... Lugworming / Unsettled Ross McGregor ... Your Mushroom Soup Crisdean MacIlleBhain ... eadar ptuj is ljutomer Fiona MacInnes ... The Seal Shooter Donal McLaughlin ... Extracts from Arno Camenisch: Sez Ner Sheila MacLeod ... On Seeing a Young Woman Play a Theorbo Derek Mcluckie ... Park Bum Hugh McMillan ... Not Actually Being in Dumfries Last Weekend / A Gift, After the Event / Reading Billy Collins in the Bath Neil mac Neil ... White Sails of a Regatta Griogair MacThomais ... A' Chromag / But hay-e bamiyan David Manderson ... Under the Influence R. A. Martens ... Sympathy metaphrog ... The Photographs Carey Morning ... The Beautiful Shroud / Domestic Goddess Theresa Munoz ... Favourite Grave Mairi Murphy ... Second City Agnes Owens ... The Inheritance Natalie Poyser ... Walking Alone in Princes Street Gardens Wayne Price ... Grasshoppers, June Sheenagh Pugh ... Him Again / Gardening / What He Saw Allan Radcliffe ... A Moment Alone Maggie Ritchie ... Bush Tales Tracey S. Rosenberg ... Exit Interview Caroline von Schmalensee ... Foundling Tasca Shadix ... The Moon on the Lake Morelle Smith ... Remembering Winter in Tirana Sarah Smith ... Agnes Meaning Pure Raymond Soltysek ... Spree Killer Lynne Stanford ... To Alex Salmond RE: Advice Sought Independent Living Siobhan Staples ... The Secret Em Strang ... Tracking Whooper Swans, October 2010 Don Taylor ... Lily Has a Good Day Sheila Templeton ... For R. S. Thomas David Underdown ... Exhibits from the Surgeons' Hall Fiona Ritchie Walker ... The Letting / Sobranie Katie Webster ... Anonymised J. L. Williams ... Colossus Christie Williamson ... The Only Way

Product Details

  • publication date: 18/07/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781906841096
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 336
  • ID: 9781906841096
  • ISBN10: 1906841098

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