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Mike Hembury on seizing the day in the fight against climate change and the power of working collectively

Caroline Donahue on the magic of inspiration, the reality of hard graft, and bringing books to life

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COLUMNS

Gaze

Gaze

Irena Ioannou on shedding baggage, self-care, and developing boundaries in middle age

Head Above Water

Head Above Water

Tim Clark on the nostalgia for days gone by and how it’s never too late to take a stand

Soapbox

Soapbox

Mike Hembury on seizing the day in the fight against climate change and the power of working collectively

Not Another TV Dad

Not Another TV Dad

CL Bledsoe on the ups and downs of talk therapy, breakthroughs, and the hard work of healing

The Book Doctor

The Book Doctor

Caroline Donahue on the magic of inspiration, the reality of hard graft, and bringing books to life

FICTION

Daan Henselmans

Daan Henselmans

Daan Henselmans’ short story ‘Old Wounds, or the Testament of Marlene Cassio’

POETRY

Cheryl Caesar

Cheryl Caesar

Cheryl Caesar’s poems ‘Stored Credit’ and ‘Photo: on the dock at Black Lake, Michigan’

Bruce McRae

Bruce McRae

Bruce McRae’s poems ‘Some Angelology’, ‘Wetting the Baby’s Head’ and ‘The Devil’s Sportscar’

Charles Venable

Charles Venable

Charles Venable’s poem ‘Found in the Corner of a Child’s Notebook’

MUSIC

How to Write a Song

How to Write a Song

In our new HOW TO column musician Nina Hynes writes on songwriting and the inspirations behind her work and creativity

LISTEN AND LOVE

Songs that make our world go round (EUREKA! edition) – writer Mike Hembury’s top five picks

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