Speaking in Tongues

Although we are an English-language publication we include content in other languages from time to time – and in Issue 14 you’ll find a substantial poem on page 60 in Irish Gaelic (Gaeilge), with a translation into English on the facing page. Here is a link to...

Cooking and Cleaning (in Antarctica)

Food, water and the air we breathe. The ties that bind us to the community of living things. I do love writing that looks at reconnection via great landscapes, via intimate experience of living things. But I also have a special place in my heart for people who write...

Hedgespoken – a back-story

In Issue 14, due out on shortly, we have a remarkable, seasoned piece by Tom Hirons, illustrated by Rima Staines, in which they bring us up to date with their Hedgespoken travelling theatre project as they make final preparations for taking to the road. It was way...

Issue 14 goes to the printer

Issue 14 just went to press and so we send many thanks to all the people who have contributed their thoughts and passions into the surprising melody that is the March issue. We’ll talk about some of these people here as we run up to publication, but for now we just...

Welcome to our new website

We hope you’ll find it crisper, cleaner, and easier to navigate than the old one. From time to time here we’ll post information about what’s happening here at EarthLines: news about forthcoming issues, about our contributors, and anything else that...