Collisions: Call for short stories

Collisions – Call for short stories  For volume 14, Riptide invites short stories that take their inspiration from collisions minute and stellar. Narratives might animate clashes, crashes, conflicts, revisions, calculations, near misses, or shared interests and atmospheres. A collision could be an eventuality of error and errantry; it could be a beginning. Whatever your approach, … Continue reading Collisions: Call for short stories

Vol 8 (short stories) and vol 9 (poetry) launched and on sale!!

As part of exetreme imagination Riptide is delighted to have published 2 childhood-themed collections – one of short stories and, for the first time, one of poetry. Vol. 8 includes an introduction by Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE and vol. 9 by National Poetry Prize winner Julia Copus. More details about each book which contain writing … Continue reading Vol 8 (short stories) and vol 9 (poetry) launched and on sale!!

Medical Humanities and the Arts: Self-Portrait without Breasts – University of Exeter – November 27

Writers will be especially interested in The College of Humanities and the University’s Arts and Culture Team’s collaborative event which brings together a poet, a photographer, a medical practitioner, a writer and psychologist, a cultural historian and a literary critic to explore the issue of preventative medicine, cancer and our perceptions about the body.  Host for … Continue reading Medical Humanities and the Arts: Self-Portrait without Breasts – University of Exeter – November 27