It's been a strange day. The whole weekend has been odd, actually. I've been kind of floating around, feeling all out of sorts, and I haven't been able to put my finger on exactly why I'm feeling this way. I don't know if it's because we're approaching the end of winter, or because my poetry… Continue reading It’s Been A Strange Day – Sunday Musings
How's your writing year going so far? Extremely fucking well I hope! My plan for what writing I'd like to get done this year has been shifted around and re-drafted in the past few days, as I found myself experiencing a stronger pull to the projects I wanted to work on in the second half… Continue reading Write Yourself Awake: Wyrd Creative Writing Prompts
I am so, so thrilled to be bringing this interview to you today. Anita Arora of the jewellery and leather accessories brand SIGIL has been a friend of mine for several years, and I’ve been watching in awe as she has built her business up. In the circles I move in, it’s rare to encounter… Continue reading Interview : Anita Arora Of SIGIL
So I got my chest tattooed with two pieces a few years ago. Not my boobs, above them, just below my collar bones. And they were fuck ups from the beginning. (Thankfully the place that did it shut down soon after I was inked. I'm hoping the dicks who ran it veered of into a… Continue reading Tattooing In The Dark : Inspiration
https://www.instagram.com/p/BOzl8yMh8t3/?taken-by=katiemariemetcalfe What books do you have lined up for the new year? How do you fancy getting your hands on a copy of my latest poetry collection In The Hours Of Darkness? I am giving away 2 copies over on Instagram. Just head there and follow the instructions to be in with a chance of… Continue reading In The Hours Of Darkness Giveaway
Excited to bring you North, the new album from long-running French Canadian black metal band Sorcier Des Glaces. You will not be disappointed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdGdVuXpSJs
You thought that image on the homepage was a photograph didn't you? Well, believe it or not, all of the images in this post are drawings. Yes. I know. It's fucking insane. The outrageously talented artist behind them is Zaria Forman, a resident of Brooklyn, NYC. I've been working on Arctic related material all day,… Continue reading 365 Days Of Dark Art : 8 / Zaria Forman
Raven, I ask you to guard my most precious stories, my most sacred truths with your obsidian wings, until I can walk away from the crowd, leave the safety of the fire, and move North where I shall be reborn.