Anima Issue 5 Now Available to Order!

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Our latest issue features work from guest poet Mat Osmond and also: Alicia Bessette, Amalia Fish, Anne Spring, Becca Menon, Cara L McKee, David Capps, Dawn Gorman, Don Russ, Edward Calcutt, Elena Botts, Faiz Ahmad, Hélène Demetriades, Hiromi Yoshida, Huw Lawrence, Isabel Chenot, James Harpur, James Norcliffe, Jeremy Bryant, John Timothy Robinson, Jonah Howell, Kathryn Southworth, Marc Forster, Margaret Frozena, Marie Elena Gaspari, Michael Smith, Nancy Corson Carter, Peter Branson, Peter Hague, Phil Vernon, Priscilla Frake, Sam Davidson, Sara Barnett, Simon Perchik, Simon Roche, Stephen Lefebure, Tina Morris, Victoria Crawford.

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Today we are launching 'Music' — the first English translation of work by the renowned Polish poet Krzysztof Jeżewski, by award winning literary translator Patrick John Corness. There is an introductory essay by Jeżewski, and alongside the poems are paintings by Michał Józefowicz.

“ music itself not in fact a kind of contemplation of the eternal enigma, expressed through sound, an enigma equivalent to Eternal Beauty?”

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A Polish Poem Cycle

We’re excited to give you advance of our latest publication which is due out in the next few weeks, Music, by Krzysztof Andrzej Jeżewski, translated from the Polish by Patrick John Corness.

The work consists of a cycle of 64 poems—“a mystical quest for God through music”. 

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Anima Issue 4

Co-editor Alyson Hallett and I have been thinking about the future direction of the magazine. Alyson is new on board and has some interesting and exciting ideas for how to take things forward.  We have therefore decided to delay publication of Issue 4 for several months, and to have a full relaunch in late spring/early summer. Thank you for your patience, we think it will be worth the wait!

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Anima Issue 3 Now Out!

Issue 3 is our biggest and best yet. In its 73 pages we range across space and time—from ecstatic Medieval Persian mysticism to contemporary Alien encounters in the USA—and through a gamut of perceptions of the eternal which encompasses both Zen-like expressions of insight, clarity and transcendence, and the confusion of embodied life with all its complexity ...

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New Collection By Isabel Chenot

We are very pleased to give advance notice that Anima Poetry Press's first book (by Isabel Chenot) is now in preparation for publication, and should be available for purchase in early April. Readers of the magazine will already be familiar with Isabel's hauntingly beautiful poems, and we ...

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