This week we talk to Kathleen Bleakley about ‘Loaded Fries’ which appears in Time, the latest Microlit anthology edited by Cassandra Atherton and published in 2018 by Spineless Wonders. In this interview, Kathleen talks about her approach to writing microlit, what she is reading right now and her favourite time of year for putting pen to paper.
1. What inspired you to write the prose poem/microfiction which will appear in Writing To The Edge? Purple Basil Red Feather stitches together poems that I’ve written in the three years since my sister Kerstie died. My partner ‘pling & I both lost younger sisters within a quarter of a year. The experiences of grief, … Read More