tearing at thoughts

tearing at thoughts Second Edition

The second edition of tearing at thoughts is now available. It’s been over three years since the limited edition sold out and an explanation for this, as well as a piece setting the context for tearing at thoughts is included in the second edition. When tearing at thoughts was published by 79 rat press as […]

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tearing at thoughts : Review

“This is not so much a book as a work of art. … The book is wonderfully presented, but what’s really innovative is the content. … It’s a book to read by dipping into it, or by reading the chaos of emotion and living all in one go.” Thanks to Richard Pierce for the review […]

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tearing at thoughts : Review

“There’s a real openness about the way these collections are put together – a careful DIY layering of a variety of media in order to build a human picture that is as honest as it is unflinching. … Interestingly, Harrod’s blog is titled ‘decoding static’, and this is just what this collection attempts to do […]

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tearing at thoughts : Review

A review of tearing at thoughts by Anne Stormont is in the latest issue of Words with JAM. “The book is beautiful in its brevity and it is packed full of very human truth. It’s a perfect summer read.” Read the full review at Words with JAM. Posted: 9 May 2019

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Living Room Stories : Edinburgh eBook Festival Undercover Soundtrack

Roz Morris ran a week of Undercover Soundtrack posts as part of the Edinburgh eBook Festival and my Undercover Soundtrack about Living Room Stores and tearing at thoughts was included. Roz: “I love this quote: ‘All art aspires to the condition of music’. Meaning, it works beyond its medium; a direct connection with nerves and heart. This quote seems particularly […]

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tearing at thoughts : NOTHING TO SAY Show

Last Friday I gave my debut reading of tearing at thoughts and for that matter my debut reading in public! The NOTHING TO SAY event was held at Albion Beatnik Bookshop in Oxford. Which reminded me of Black Books, especially when the red wine came out! A very unique and lovely place to launch my book and […]

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tearing at thoughts : Free Download

tearing at thoughts is available to download for free as 79 rat press (and I) ‘believe money should never be a barrier to culture’. Further details on downloading and if you want to, buying, tearing at thoughts and/or one of the other collections in the NOTHING TO SAY exhibition is at 79 rat press. Posted: 9 May 2019

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tearing at thoughts : NOTHING TO SAY catalogue

The catalogue for NOTHING TO SAY is now available to download and buy. The catalogue brings together work from 18 writers and artists. 79 rat press has selected Empty Embrace to go into the catalogue. 79 rat press describes NOTHING TO SAY: “Each work addresses with one strand the myriad issues facing life in the 21st Century […]

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