Published Poems

Forthcoming Publications

‘Fox’ – Foxglove Journal  (Dec 2018)

‘Lost Property’ – Marble Poetry: Issue 3 (Dec 2018)

‘Houseproud’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 14 (17 Dec 2018)

‘Winter’s Teeth’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 14: “Frost And Dew”

‘Death And Resurrection’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine: “Frost And Dew”

‘Seventeen Minutes Of Solstice Sun’ – Three Drops From A Cauldron (20 Dec)

‘Of All The Things’ – Amaryllis (20 Dec 2018)

‘Every Day Is Race Day’ – Here Comes Everyone ‘Rituals’ Issue

‘Terminal’ – Nine Muses Poetry (27 Jan 2019)

‘Mouth’ – The Curlew ‘Betula’ Issue (Dec 2018)

‘Roots Of Obsession’ – A Restricted View From Under The Hedge 04 (Feb 2019)

‘After Her’ – A Restricted View From Under The Hedge 04 (Feb 2019)

‘Maybes’ – 84 Anthology blog (Feb 2019)

Publications in print and online anthologies, journals and magazines:

December 2018

‘Shedbound’ – The High Window Issue 12 Winter 2018

‘Lies’ – Prole Issue 27

‘Disbelief’ – As Above So Below Issue 1

November 2018

‘Neighbourhood Watch’ – Atrium Poetry

‘Skylark In Suspense’ – Beautiful Dragons Watch The Birdie Anthology

‘In Summer 1973’ – Strix #5

‘Hedgehog Season’ – A Restricted View From Under The Hedge 03

‘Egret’ – Plum Tree Tavern

‘Want’ – Eunoia Review

October 2018

‘The Owl and The Rose’ – Three Drops From A Cauldron Samhain 2018 Special

‘Flood’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 13: “Elements”

‘It’s Easier To Add Than Subtract’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine: “Elements”

‘A Pack Of Lies’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 13: “Elements”

‘When You’re A Boy’ – Eunoia Review

‘Sequoias And Storms’ – Foxglove Journal

‘life in lower case’ – Domestic Cherry 6

September 2018

‘A Long Walk’ – The Quality Of The Mersey Anthology

‘Sleeplessness Costs’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 13

‘Mythomania’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 12: “Truth and Lies”

‘Bob Hope Saved Me’ – Spilling Cocoa Over Martin Amis

August 2018

‘How To Climb A Tree’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 11: “Into The Trees”

‘Oysters, First Time’ – Eunoia Review

‘The Lady Next Door Is Lost’ – Prole Issue 26

July 2018

‘Lada Boys’ – Ofi Press 59

‘Mona Lisa Musing’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 10: “Portraits”

June 2018

‘Shoes’ – Atrium Poetry

‘Nan Was My Nigella’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 12

‘Largin’ It In Later Life’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 12

‘Bitchin’ In The Kitchen’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 12

‘A Table Unset’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 9: “Our National Health”

May 2018

‘Lizard For Company’ – Now Then Manchester WordLife Issue 54

‘Nightwandering’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 8: “Corridors & Passageways”

‘A Bonnie Fighter’ – Bonnie’s Crew Anthology

April 2018

‘Not Quite 8½’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 7: “Shoes”

‘Fishing for Stars’ – Riggwelter #8

March 2018

‘On The Cards’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 6: “The Art Of Divination”

February 2018

‘When The Music Stops’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 5: “Love and Music”

January 2018

‘It’s All Over’ – Algebra of Owls

‘Blue Haze’ – Visual Verse, Vol. 05 – Chapter 03

‘Hedgehog Cycle’ – Northampton Poetry Review Issue 2

‘Dust’ – Writers’ Cafe Magazine Issue 4: “Time and Space”

‘Squirrel’ – Plum Tree Tavern

December 2017

‘What Will Helen Mort Make Of This?’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 10

‘Sofa Olympics’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 10

‘Up A Tree’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 10

‘Eggoo’s Return’ – Visual Verse, Vol. 05 – Chapter 02

‘One Day’ – The Ekphrastic Review

‘A Conference Of Crows’ – Rats Ass Review, Winter 2017

‘Man On A Train’ – Prole Issue 24

‘Inevitabilities’ – Reach Poetry 231

‘Raven at Solstice’ – Three Drops from a Cauldron, Midwinter Special

‘this friday afternoon’ – The Lampeter Review, Issue 15

‘People Watching’ – Lighten Up Online

November 2017

‘Night Showings’ – Poetry Breakfast‘Sleeptalker’ – Eunoia Review

‘A Big Something and Nothing’ – Eunoia Review

‘Going For A Song’ – Visual Verse, Vol. 05 – Chapter 01

‘On Bedsits’ – Amaryllis

October 2017

‘No Hiding Place’ – Visual Verse, Vol. 04 – Chapter 12

‘The Selkie’s Revenge’ – Anapest/The Paragon Journal

‘Pencils On A Table’ – Anapest/The Paragon Journal

‘Urban Decay’ – Anapest/The Paragon Journal

‘The Taste of Lisbon’ – Anapest/The Paragon Journal

‘saving a shell’ – Foxglove Journal

September 2017

‘Cézanne’s Fruit Bowl Fracas’ – Amble Magazine

‘Prickly Pear Stare’ – Visual Verse, Vol. 04 – Chapter 11

‘Marsden Blue Notes’ – Poster Poem Accepted for Marsden Jazz Festival 2017

‘Sequoias’ – Scrittura Magazine, Issue 9

‘the other side of nowhere’ – Foxglove Journal

‘A Dog’s Life’ – Peeking Cat, Issue 29

‘Dog Senryu’ – Failed Haiku, Issue 21

August 2017

‘Days Lie In Wait’ – Foxglove Journal

‘Monochrome Maze’ – Visual Verse, Vol. 04 – Chapter 10

‘In Cities At Night’ – Clear Poetry

‘Time To Go’ – Clear Poetry

‘Not Quite 8½’ – Northampton Poetry Review Issue 1

‘Edward Burra: The Snack Bar (1930)’ – Anapest/The Paragon Journal

‘1 What Every Child Needs (4)’ – Wildflower Muse

‘Fear That Can’t Speak’ – Wildflower Muse

‘Still Life Of A Toad’ – The Weekly Avocet #243

July 2017

‘Mona Lisa Musing’ – The Ekphrastic Review

‘A Long Walk’ – The Open Mouse

‘Inspired by Sonnet 129’ – Poets Online

June 2017

‘the girl who knew the moon’ – Eunoia Review

‘Clearing Grandma’s House’ – Optimum Poetry

‘Memory Thief’ – The Red Ceilings

‘On Nights’ – The Red Ceilings

‘Minds Under Arrest’ – The Red Ceilings

‘A Tale of Two Sandals’ – Reach Poetry 225

Big thanks to Write Out Loud, a community of poets. I posted my first 100 poems there: https://www.writeoutloud.net/profiles/paulwaring