‘Thank any God, our emergency is celestially authorised’ New poetry by Jay G. Ying.
‘Only they don’t know / that this silence is what they yearn for.’ A new poem by Jack Underwood.
‘I’m going to give them a linear sense of time, just one direction, all the way!’ A new poem by Jack Underwood.
‘A space between / the strata’d self, the wink of skin’
‘As a species I’m closest / to a screw / that loosens regularly.’
‘I want to be more / than anything I want’
An interview with the 2019 Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year.
Granta’s ten most popular poetry posts of 2019.
‘Shy yet contemptible object / in an unleaking vial collected.’
‘Sky of bright rust and / soapy aquamarine.’
‘I wear my fear around me / I fan it out on my pillow’
‘It is not informational, it is / not a blameshift, it is not / all-lives-matter top down and sideways blank.’
‘To unfriend the refrain of sorrow / One must break the ribcage of a city’
‘This oven this earth as dust this water we watch vanish and ancient’
The copyright to all contents of this site is held either by Granta or by the individual authors, and none of the material may be used elsewhere without written permission. For reprint enquiries,