PROSE: Untitled by David Thomas

David Thomas is the author of a novella and dozens of comic strip stories, screen plays and radio plays. His work has been published in the UK, America, Europe and Japan. He lives and works in Cardiff, Wales. This piece is based on the scientific study of near death experience, not purely materialistic science but the [...]

POETRY: Scene by Penny Sharman

Penny is an artist, photographer, therapist and poet, mother, grandmother and sweeper of wooden floors. Penny has a varied approach to writing and is inspired by natural landscapes, especially coastal paths and the edges of things. She has just completed an MA in creative writing at Edge Hill University in Ormskirk Lancs, which is well [...]

POETRY: Cups & Pentacles// The Star by Margaryta Golovchenko

Margaryta Golovchenko is an undergrad student at the University of Toronto, an editor for Poached Hare, and a book reviewer for Alternating Current. Her work has appeared in publications such as Acta Victoriana, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, Contemporary Verse 2, Metatron, and others. She is also the author of two poetry chapbooks.  Her two [...]

ART: Inside Out by Manon Williams

Manon Williams, originally from West Wales is an 18 year old radio presenter, journalist, and photographer. Heavily influenced by the works of Edgar Allan Poe, Tim Burton, Man Ray, Giulio Turcat and particularly the music genre Shoegaze, which often incorporates dark distorted noises. She has succeeded in translating these inspirations into her latest installation. A triptych of darkroom [...]

ARTIST CALL FOR CREATING NEW PUBLICATION

We are looking to put out a pamphlet with an writer/s or artist/s. Send us your writing, artwork or ideas in any medium, with any ideas you may already have for exploration or presentation. How can we break down the barriers that separate us? We are particularly looking for tracts of political/aesthetic/spiritual/transformative prose/poetry/art of any [...]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: LUMIN JOURNAL 2

Send us your visionary art, freely expressed poetry, literature, music, plays, sound pieces, experimental and lucid essay/critical/academic work, reviews, arts journalism, contemporary non-genre restricted unique creations for our second print issue. We’re particularly interested in work that is in dialogue with or comes from spirituality, non-western thought, modernist, post-modernist & metamodernist modes of expression, and [...]