Welcome Rare Swan Bookshelf
Featured Release ECHOES by Alan Parry
His work has ben published by Dream Noir, Streetcar Magazine, Black Bough Poetry, Porridge, Ghost City Press, Anti-Heroin Chic among many others. He is the Co-founder and Editor of The Broken Spine and as of 2022, BOLDArtsZine.
she stood in the doorway / attempting disguise / naked breast – / a child eating toast /
why bother / he’s too young to mind / but now – the past here / conversations about / pear-shaped sadness / elicit memory / in both of them
the village cake bake / the same banana bread / we ate at our wedding – / they serve it with whipped cream/
all the Newquay niteries / spin the same Beach Boys records / we danced to – but Newquay will never / be California – it’s too honest
the day’s photographs are curled in the keepsake box beneath our bed – the only truth we have
New EU VAT Laws
As of July 2021, New EU Tax Laws have meant sweeping changes in how countries charge VAT. In accordance with this new legislation, Rare Swan Press book prices are exclusive of VAT which is added as a subtotal on your cart. We do not control costs or duties customers are responsible for on receipt of goods in the country of delivery. P&P fees are kept to a minimum. International Priority Swiss Post offers a tracking code service which we now use only by special written request from customers. Prices differ according to size and weight of shipment. We have however opted for flat rate fees. Protected, traceable shipment through a carrier comes at a minimum of 12 Euros. Rare Swan Press and Literati Magazine will make downloadable versions of selected books, portfolios and projects available at a nominal price for those customers who live in countries where postal delivery is compromised or not possible for safety or other restrictive reasons. Thank you for your compliance, patience and understanding.
If you would like your work listed as part of Rare Swan Press Bookshelf, please get in touch for more information.
If you have an queries please reach out to us. CONTACT