The Boy Who Gave Me Herpes by Dr. Kate Evans

Poem from issue #1 of The Broken Spine Artist Collective Dr. Kate Evans is the author of the award winning memior Call It Wonder, as well as two novels, two collections of poems, and a book about teaching. Her work has appeared in more than 50 publications, including...

Some People Have No Poetry by Paul Robert Mullen

Poem from issue #1 of The Broken Spine Artist Collective Paul Robert Mullen is a poet, musician, lecturer, traveller and sociable loner from Southport, near Liverpool, U.K. Paul has spent a decade gradually moving around the world, having lived and worked in the UK,...

Sleeping In by Richard LeDue

Poem from issue #1 of The Broken Spine Artist Collective Richard LeDue was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, but currently lives in Norway House, Manitoba. He has never won any poetry prizes or awards and the closest he has got to the New Yorker was at the public...

Marshside Hills by David Walshe

Poem from issue #1 of The Broken Spine Artist Collective David Walshe is from Southport, and takes inspiration for the majority of his work from his passion for local history and the journeys he has found himself on during his research. David, a self-employed builder...