The Secret of Good Posture by bruno neiva & Paul Hawkins to be published in Oct by Team Trident Press

Following on from Servant Drone (KF&S Press 2015) experimental collaborative work by bruno neiva and I has gathered pace and we're very pleased to say Team Trident Press will be publishing The Secret of Good Posture. Out October 2016, a set of altered pamphlets, one by bruno & one by paul, Risograph printed in a … Continue reading The Secret of Good Posture by bruno neiva & Paul Hawkins to be published in Oct by Team Trident Press

Servant Drone makes SJ Fowler’s 3:AM MAGAZINE Top Reads of 2015

‘Brilliant collaborative poetry collection (of which there are far too few) taking on a necessary issue in necessarily disjunctive ways.’ SJ Fowler 3:AM magazine on Servant Drone We made the 3:AM MAGAZINE Top Reads of 2015 list for Steven J. Fowler. It’s exciting to be alongside the stellar company of; Tom Jenks, Spruce (Blart Books) … Continue reading Servant Drone makes SJ Fowler’s 3:AM MAGAZINE Top Reads of 2015

Ottawa Poetry interview . . .

More has been added to an extensive interview with Bruno Neiva and I by Chris Turnbull over at Ottawa Poetry. Here's an excerpt; Q: How has living in other regions physically affected your writing? What choices have you made, writing wise, as an effect of moving/displacement/returns? Did you move while working on Servant Drone? Do … Continue reading Ottawa Poetry interview . . .

Servant Drone interview at Ottawa poetry

Over at the Ottowa Poetry website, Chris Turnbull interviewed Bruno Neiva about his work, and also interviewed the pair of us about our Servant Drone collaboration, which will see the light of day in print thanks to Alec Newman's Knives Forks & Spoons Press (KFS: 2015). Q: There’s about 30 pages each of Servant Drone -- did … Continue reading Servant Drone interview at Ottawa poetry

Servant Drone interview

Servant Drone collaborator Bruno Neiva has an in-depth profile and interview with Chris Turnbull online at Ottawa Poetry here . I'm climbing aboard the interview over the coming week, talking about Servant Drone (due to be published by the end of the year by Knives, Forks & Spoons Press), collaboration, politics, place, contradiction, social commentary, … Continue reading Servant Drone interview

Stoke Newington Literary Festival

I read from my upcoming collection Place Waste Dissent at Squatting London, an event organised by my publisher Influx Press at Stoke Newington Literary Festival last Saturday. Partner-in-crime and Influx Press writer George F. read from his excellent Total Shambles memoir as well.  We're becoming a bit of a double-act. Then Gary Budden chaired a … Continue reading Stoke Newington Literary Festival

bruno neiva and me collaborating

So text artist bruno neiva and I have been sending each other words and taking it in turns to read what the other wrote, and then using the others words as a diving board into writing a response. Sort of. We called the whole thing Servant Drone. We don't know what it means. But what … Continue reading bruno neiva and me collaborating

Guerrilla Firm – Mali Clements and Paul Hawkins at Camaradefest II

Text poet/artist Mali Clements and I collaborated and performed at SJ Fowler's Camaradefest ii along with 98 other poets all collaborating in pairs, at London's Rich Mix. A superb day of experimental performances, which are all up on youtube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gM3AlEVbqis