|Cover artwork by Douglas Robertson|
This is my first international publication, so I'm sort of over the mooooon about it.
And would you have a look at this list of contributors:
Alec Finlay, Alice Oswald, Alistair Peebles, Allen Tullos, Andrew Forster, Andy Brown, Ariel Gordon, Arpine Konyalian Grenier, Ben Smith, Cathleen Allyn Conway, Catherine Owen, Charles Wilkinson, Chris McCully, C.J. Allen, David Chorlton, David Troupes, Dee Hobsbawn-Smith, Dilys Rose, Elizabeth Dodd, Em Strang, Fiona Russell, Frances Presley, Gerry Loose, Gordon McInnes, Howard Giskin, Ian Seed, Isabel Galleymore, Jane McKie, Jane Joritz-Nakagawa, Jane Routh, Jennifer Wallace, Jim Carruth, John Glenday, John Kinsella, Jorie Graham, Jos Smith, Kathleen Jones, Katrina Porteous, Les Murray, Mario Petrucci, Mark Goodwin, Mark Tredinnick, Meg Bateman, Nancy Holmes, Paul Kingsnorth, Paul Lindholdt, Pippa Little, Rody Gorman, Roger Mitchell, Rupert Loydell, Ruth Padel, Sharon Black, Susan Richardson, Susan Rowland, Susie Patlove, Terry Jones.
So even though I greet all good news with the same "Yay! Fun!" I would like to issue a slightly more exuberant than normal version: